Long Preston - Ribble Way - Turnpike House - Lambert Lane - Settle
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.
Special note summer 2014
Please note that some leaders have reported a significant number of paths are very overgrown - especially around stiles etc. Walkers are advised to wear long trousers to avoid stinging nettles and brambles etc.
Kirkby Stephen Station - Stenkrith Bridge - Nateby - Greengate - Smardale Hall - Sandwath - Kirkby Stephen Station
Ribblehead - Ingleborough - Sulber Nick - Horton-in-Ribblesdale
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).
Armathwaite - Coombs Wood - Longdales - Ainstable - Towngate - Armathwaite
Arnside - Arnside Tower - Waterslack - Hawes Water - Leighton Beck - Slack Head - Beetham Fell - Storth - Arnside
Kirkby Stephen Station - Kirkby Stephen - riverside path - Hartley - Rookby Scarth - Long Rigg - Birketts - Nateby - Kirkby Stephen Station
Kirkby Stephen Station - Birkett Fell - Wharton Hall - Podgill & Merrygill Viaducts - Kirkby Stephen town - Stenkrith - Kirkby Stephen Station
Grange - Humphrey Head or Cartmel - Grange
Kirkby Stephen Station - Stenkrith - Merrygill & Podgill Viaducts - Hartley - Whingill - Winton - Kirkby Stephen - Croglam Castle - Kirkby Stephen Station
- 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.