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.


MORECAMBE LINE: Clapham to Settle: 9m moderate

Date
Line
Leeds - Settle - Carlisle
Special Instructions
Alight Clapham (0949) and return Settle (1658)
Length
9 miles
Grade
Moderate
Walk Leaders
Theme
FULL DAY WALK.
Description and notes

Clapham - Austwick - Feizor - Stainforth - Settle


Horton and Alum Pot: 9m moderate

Date
Line
Leeds - Settle - Carlisle
Special Instructions
Alight and return Horton (1031) and (1620)
Length
9 miles
Grade
Moderate
Walk Leaders
Theme
FULL DAY WALK.
Description and notes

Horton - Alum Pot - Birkwith - Sell Gill Holes - Horton


Settle to Malham via Attermire: 7m moderate

Date
Line
Leeds - Settle - Carlisle
Special Instructions
Alight Settle (1022) and return No75 bus from Malham (1630) to Skipton for train (1717)
Length
7 miles
Grade
Moderate
Walk Leaders
Theme
FULL DAY WALK.
Description and notes

Settle - Attermire Cave - Stockdale - Pikedaw Hill - Malham


Kirkby Malham: 13m moderately strenuous

Date
Line
Leeds - Settle - Carlisle
Special Instructions
Alight Gargrave (1004) and return Settle (1756)
Length
13 miles
Grade
Moderately Strenuous
Walk Leaders
Theme
FULL DAY WALK.
Description and notes

Gargrave - Airton - Kirkby Malham - Malham - Settle


Settle Circular: 8m moderately strenuous

Date
Line
Leeds - Settle - Carlisle
Special Instructions
Alight and return Settle (1022) and (1628)
Length
8 miles
Grade
Moderately Strenuous
Walk Leaders
Theme
FULL DAY WALK.
Description and notes

Settle - Jubilee Cave - Catrigg Force - Hoffman Kiln - Settle


Grisedale and Hellgill Force: 8m moderate

Date
Line
Leeds - Settle - Carlisle
Special Instructions
Alight and return Garsdale (1054) and (1727). Option to use Little White Bus on return from Moorcock.
Length
8 miles
Grade
Moderate
Walk Leaders
Theme
FULL DAY WALK.
Description and notes

Garsdale - Grisedale - Grisedale Common - Hellgill Force - Moorcock Inn - Garsdale


Kirkby Stephen and the Northern Viaducts: 9m moderate

Date
Line
Leeds - Settle - Carlisle
Special Instructions
Alight and return Kirkby Stephen (1053) and (1705)
Length
9 miles
Grade
Moderate
Walk Leaders
Theme
FULL DAY WALK.
Description and notes

Kirkby Stephen station - Skenkrith Park - Winton - Kirkby Stephen town - Kirkby Stephen station


MORECAMBE LINE: Newbiggin Crags: 11m strenuous

Date
Line
Leeds - Lancaster - Morecambe
Special Instructions
Alight Giggleswick (0921) for 581 bus to Kirkby Lonsdale (1013) and return 581 bus from Kirkby Lonsdale (1700) to Settle for train (1756)
Length
11 miles
Grade
Strenuous
Walk Leaders
Theme
FULL DAY WALK.
Description and notes

Kirkby Lonsdale - Badger Gate - Lupton Bridge - Newbiggin Crags - Hutton Roof - Kirkby Lonsdale


RIBBLE VALLEY LINE: Nick of Pendle: 10m moderately strenuous

Date
Line
Leeds - Settle - Carlisle
Special Instructions
Alight Hellifield (0959) and change to Ribble Valley train (1030) alighting at Whalley (1104). Return Clitheroe (1612) and change at Hellifield (1635) for Leeds train (1648)
Length
10 miles
Grade
Moderately Strenuous
Walk Leaders
Theme
FULL DAY WALK.
Description and notes

Whalley - Clerk Hill - Nick of Pendle - Mearly Hall - Clitheroe


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