Dent Station - Dentdale - Dalesway - Ribblehead
All FoSCL guided walks are free of charge and there is no need to book in advance. The current programme is shown below. You can browse through all the walks, or search for specific walks matching your criteria. Walks are automatically removed a day after they take place. Some walks involve the use of an additional bus service. In these cases normal fares and concessions will apply.
To download a printed copy of the current leaflet click here.
For further important information about the walks (including travel details) please click here.
Please note that on days when engineering work causes alterations to the published timetable planned walks are likley to be cancelled. Please check details of individual walks for up to date information.
Some walks use additional bus journeys. Normal fares and concessions apply on these journeys, though North Yorkshire is withdrawing subsidies from some leisure bus services from April 2015.
FoSCL supports the 564A service from Dent Station to Dent and Sedbergh, for timetable details see http://westerndalesbus.co.uk/
Settle - Ribble Way - Boostagill - Middle and Higher Brayshaw - Welp Stones - Sandford Farm - Rome - Settle
Keighley - Hainworth - Oxenhope - Haworth - Oakworth - Damens - Keighley
Garsdale - Lady Anne's Highway - Hell Gill - Mallerstang - Kirkby Stephen
Dent Station - Cowgill - Dales Way - Whernside Manor - Coventree - Dent
Join us on this less strenuous short walk that is suitable for all the family (no prams or buggies please - there will be stiles to cross).
Note: Limited bus capacity - please ring 07754 993483 before 12 noon Friday 13 March to reserve a bus seat.
Horton - Helwith Bridge - Moorhead Lane - Stainforth - Settle
Due to engineering work which will close the line between Carlisle and Armathwaite this walk has had to be cancelled.
The 09.26 train from Carlisle will be replaced by a bus service which will depart Carlisle at 07.45am and make the planned walk unfeasible.
Apologies for any inconvenience caused.
Note: Other walks from the northbound Leeds to Carlisle services should not be affected.
Keighley - Holme House Woods - Goose Eye - Newsholme Dene - Slippery Ford - Keighley Moor Reservoir - Ponden - Bronte Waterfalls - Haworth
Settle - Langcliffe - Winskill - Catrigg Force - Stainforth Force - Smearsett Scar - Giggleswick Scar - Settle
Wennington - Claughton Moor - Littledale - Caton
Giggleswick - Ribble Way - Long Preston - Greengate Lane - Sugar Loaf Hill - Settle
- Guided Walks
Travel notes for guided walks
All walks are free of charge and begin and end at one of the stations along the line. The start time is determined by the arrival time of the relevant train at the start station. For details of the connecting trains please click here
Some walks involve additional service bus journeys on which normal fares and concessions apply.
Guided walk grades...
E: Easy - Short walk on well defined paths with ample time for stops etc.
M: Moderate - may involve small hill climb(s)
MS: Moderately strenuous with a hill climb(s)
S: Strenuous - lengthy with hill climb(s)
VS: Very strenuous - long with many hill climbs and time constraints to meet train times.