Guided Walks

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/

Guided Walks

Format: 2016-02-08

Dent Station - Dent village - Sedbergh.

A severe landslip near Armathwaite has caused severe problems and an emergency timetable is in place for trains between Leeds and Carlisle.  Some servicess are departing early and some are being replaced by buses.

Full details of the latest news can be found on the Northern web site www.northernrail.org

and on the Settle Carlisle web site here www.settle-carlisle.co.uk

 

Currently this walk is going ahead as planned.  Please keep checking for further updates

Alight (10.16) and return Dent. Service bus from Sedbergh to Dent Station.
Grade: M (10 miles)
DW, JC

Skipton - Embsay - Crookrise - Rylstone Fell - Thorpe - Linton.

A severe landslip near Armathwaite has caused severe problems and an emergency timetable is in place for trains between Leeds and Carlisle.  Some servicess are departing early and some are being replaced by buses.

Full details of the latest news can be found on the Northern web site www.northernrail.org

and on the Settle Carlisle web site here www.settle-carlisle.co.uk

 

Currently this walk is going ahead as planned.  Please keep checking for further updates

Alight (09.24) & return Skipton. Service bus from Linton to Skipton.
Grade: S (12 miles)
AP, IM

Appleby - Dufton Ghyll - Appleby.

A severe landslip near Armathwaite has caused severe problems and an emergency timetable is in place for trains between Leeds and Carlisle.  Some servicess are departing early and some are being replaced by buses.

Full details of the latest news can be found on the Northern web site www.northernrail.org

and on the Settle Carlisle web site here www.settle-carlisle.co.uk

 

This walk may have to be cancelled.  Please keep checking for further updates

Alight (10.06) & return Appleby. Connects with 09.24 train from Carlisle.
Grade: M (9 miles)
DS, JW

Appleby - Flakebridge Wood - Dufton - Long Marton - Appleby.

A severe landslip near Armathwaite has caused severe problems and an emergency timetable is in place for trains between Leeds and Carlisle.  Some servicess are departing early and some are being replaced by buses.

Full details of the latest news can be found on the Northern web site www.northernrail.org

and on the Settle Carlisle web site here www.settle-carlisle.co.uk

 

Currently this walk is going ahead as planned.  Please keep checking for further updates

Alight (11.10) & return Appleby.
Grade: M (10 miles)
St&SuW

Clapham - Trow Gill - Ingleborough - Park Fell - Ribblehead.

Alight Clapham (09.33), return Ribblehead.
Grade: S (12 miles)
A&RF

Pennine Way - Airton - Kirkby Malham - Otterburn.

Alight (09.32) Gargrave & return Hellifield.
Grade: M (11 miles)
BC/LC

Important update:

We are very sorry but it is not possible for this walk to take place.  Due to the closure of the A59 following a severe landslip, it is not possible to get to Blubberhouses by bus and consequently this walk is cancelled.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Fewston & Swinsty Reservoirs Circuit.
Meet Skipton BUS Station for 1115 X75 bus to Blubberhouses (0956
Metro or 1019 Morecambe trains from Leeds). Return on X75 bus to
Skipton. Dales Rambler tickets valid.

Meet Skipton BUS Station for 1115 X75 bus to Blubberhouses (0956 Metro or 1019 Morecambe trains from Leeds). Return on X75 bus to Skipton. Dales Rambler tickets valid.
Grade: E (6 miles)
DW, JD

Carnforth - Jenny Brown's point - Silverdale and Coast route - Arnside.

Amended route:  This walk will now follow the route described on the walk planned for 23 Jan -

Wharton - Summer Hill -Trowbarrow - Storth.

Alight Carnforth (10.00), return Arnside.
Grade: M (10 miles)
PW

Dent Station - Cowgill - Ayegill Pike - Dent.

Alight (10.16) and return Dent. Service bus from Dent to Dent Station.
Grade: M (10 miles)
AP, JC

Halfpenny house - Stenkrith - Poetry Path - Franks Bridge - Edenbridge - Waitby - Croglam Castle - Kirkby Stephen station.

Alight (10.21) & return Kirkby Stephen Connects with 09.24 train from Carlisle.
Grade: M (8 miles)
BS, JW
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