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.


Otterburn: 14m moderately strenuous

Date
Line
Leeds - Settle - Carlisle
Special Instructions
Alight Settle (1022) and return Skipton (1654)
Length
14 miles
Grade
Moderately Strenuous
Walk Leaders
Theme
FULL DAY WALK.
Description and notes

Settle - Langber Lane - Otterburn - Gargrave - Skipton


Whernside and Scales Moor: 12m strenuous

Date
Line
Leeds - Settle - Carlisle
Special Instructions
Alight Ribblehead (1039) and return Ribblehead (1742)
Length
12 miles
Grade
Strenuous
Walk Leaders
Theme
FULL DAY WALK.
Description and notes

Ribblehead - Whernside - West Fell - Scales Moor - Ribblehead


Kirkby Stephen Circular: 11m moderately strenuous

Date
Line
Leeds - Settle - Carlisle
Special Instructions
Alight Kirkby Stephen and return (1106) and (1714)
Length
11 miles
Grade
Moderately Strenuous
Walk Leaders
Theme
FULL DAY WALK.
Description and notes

Kirkby Stephen Station- Wharton Hall - Pendragon Castle - Southwaite - Nateby - Hartley - Stenkrith - Kirkby Stephen Station


Horton to Settle: 10m moderately strenuous

Date
Line
Leeds - Settle - Carlisle
Special Instructions
Alight Horton (1016) and return Settle (1658)
Length
10 miles
Grade
Moderately Strenuous
Walk Leaders
Theme
FULL DAY WALK.
Description and notes

Horton - Crummack - Wharfe - Feizor - Stackhouse - Settle


MORECAMBE LINE: Gaping Gill and Ingleborough from Clapham: 12m strenuous

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

Clapham - Gaping Gill - Ingleborough Summit - Simon Fell - Park Fell - New Close - Ribblehead


Kirkby Stephen Circular: 10m moderate

Date
Line
Leeds - Settle - Carlisle
Special Instructions
Alight and return Kirkby Stephen (1106) and (1714)
Length
10 miles
Grade
Moderate
Walk Leaders
Theme
FULL DAY WALK.
Description and notes

Kirkby Stephen Station - Smardale - Soulby - Winton - Kirkby Stephen Town - Kirkby Stephen Station


Snowdrops around Appleby: 10m moderately strenuous

Date
Line
Leeds - Settle - Carlisle
Special Instructions
Alight and return Appleby (1106) and (1652)
Length
10 miles
Grade
Moderately Strenuous
Walk Leaders
Theme
RIBBLEHEAD HERITAGE TOUR.
Description and notes

Sun 2 Feb Snowdrops around Appleby: Appleby - Flakebridge Wood - Dufton - Long Marton - Appleby 10m MS StW/SuW Alight and return Appleby (1106) and (1652)


Skipton Woods and Sharp Haw: 9m moderate

Date
Line
Leeds - Settle - Carlisle
Special Instructions
Alight and return Skipton (0957) and (1529)
Length
9 miles
Grade
Moderate
Walk Leaders
Theme
FULL DAY WALK.
Description and notes

Skipton - Skipton Woods -Tarn Moor - Sharp Haw - Thorlby - Skipton


Dent to Ribblehead: 9m moderately strenuous

Date
Line
Leeds - Settle - Carlisle
Special Instructions
Alight Dent (1034) and return Ribblehead (1643)
Length
9 miles
Grade
Moderately Strenuous
Walk Leaders
Theme
FULL DAY WALK.
Description and notes

Dent Station - Pennine Bridleway - Newby Head Gate - Black Rake Road - Gearstones - Ribblehead


MORECAMBE LINE: Austwick and Ribblehead: 10m moderate

Date
Line
Leeds - Settle - Carlisle
Special Instructions
Alight Giggleswick (0921) for (0936) 581 bus to Austwick and return Ribblehead (1742)
Length
10 miles
Grade
Moderate
Walk Leaders
Theme
FULL DAY WALK.
Description and notes

Giggleswick - Austwick - Sulber Nick - Selside - Colt Park - Ribblehead