Guided Walks and Tours

Welcome to FoSCL's Programme of Guided Walks and Tours.

If you've not already done so (recently), please read the notes on the 'Important Information' page.

The forthcoming walks and tours are listed below. If desired, use the filters to display a subsetted list of matching walks / tours. To view information about a walk grade or leader, click / tap on the relevant code.

To view definitions for grades, walk leader and themes, click / tap on the relevant code or refer to the code lists on the 'Important Information' page.

For a brief introduction to the 'Ribblehead Heritage Tours' and the 'Real Jericho Experience Tours', see the 'Heritage Tours' page.

PDF versions of the full programme(s) can be downloaded from the 'Guided Walks and Tours: Downloads' page.


Horton to Settle Via Norber Erratics: 12m strenuous

Date
Line
Leeds - Settle - Carlisle
Special Instructions
Alight Horton (1031) and return Settle (1628)
Length
12 miles
Grade
Strenuous
Walk Leaders
Theme
FULL DAY WALK.
Description and notes

Horton - Norber Erratics - Austwick - Feizor - Settle


Dentdale and Whernside Tarns: 10m strenuous

Date
Line
Leeds - Settle - Carlisle
Special Instructions
Alight Dent (1048) and return Ribblehead (1742)
Length
10 miles
Grade
Strenuous
Walk Leaders
Theme
FULL DAY WALK.
Description and notes

Dent Station - Laithbank - Whernside Tarns - Whernside - Ribblehead


Lady Anne's Highway: 12m moderately strenuous

Date
Line
Leeds - Settle - Carlisle
Special Instructions
Alight Kirkby Stephen (1106) and return Garsdale (1727). Option to use bus on return from Moorcock Inn.
Length
12 miles
Grade
Moderately Strenuous
Walk Leaders
Theme
FULL DAY WALK.
Description and notes

Kirkby Stephen - Wharton Hall - Pendragon Castle - Lady Anne’s Highway - Moorcock -Garsdale


Ribblehead Circular: 8m moderate

Date
Line
Leeds - Settle - Carlisle
Special Instructions
Alight and return Ribblehead (1039) and (1614)
Length
8 miles
Grade
Moderate
Walk Leaders
Theme
FULL DAY WALK.
Description and notes

Ribblehead - Broadrake - Ellerbeck - Chapel le Dale - Gunnerfleet - Ribblehead


Snaizeholme and Mossdale: 15m strenuous

Date
Line
Leeds - Settle - Carlisle
Special Instructions
Alight Dent (0916) and return Garsdale (1727). Option to use Little White Bus on return from Moorcock (NOTE: early train)
Length
15 miles
Grade
Strenuous
Walk Leaders
Theme
FULL DAY WALK.
Description and notes

Dent - Widdale - Snaizeholme - Appersett Viaduct - Mossdale - Moorcock Inn - Garsdale

Note: EARLY TRAIN


Easter Monday Special: Kirkby Stephen circular: 11m strenuous

Date
Line
Leeds - Settle - Carlisle
Special Instructions
Alight and return Kirkby Stephen (1106) and (1920)
Length
11 miles
Grade
Strenuous
Walk Leaders
Theme
FULL DAY WALK.
Description and notes

Kirkby Stephen - Hartley - Two Birketts - Bells - Nateby - Kirkby Stephen station


MORECAMBE LINE: Ingleborough via Gaping Gill: 10m strenuous

Date
Line
Leeds - Lancaster - Morecambe
Special Instructions
Alight Clapham (0929) and return Ribblehead (1742)
Length
10 miles
Grade
Strenuous
Walk Leaders
Theme
FULL DAY WALK.
Description and notes

Clapham station - Clapham - Trow Gill - Gaping Gill - Ingleborough - Park Fell - Ribblead


High Cup Nick: 13m strenuous

Date
Line
Leeds - Settle - Carlisle
Special Instructions
Alight and return Appleby (1119) and (1906)
Length
13 miles
Grade
Strenuous
Walk Leaders
Theme
FULL DAY WALK.
Description and notes

Appleby - Flakebridge Woods - Town Head - High Cup Nick - Brackenthwaite - Appleby