The Devonshire

Yorkshire Pub Walks: The Ales & Dales Trail

Experience the wonderful Yorkshire Dales National Park via a collection of pub walks through the expansive rolling English countryside, where every walk "conveniently" ends at a classic English country inn! Along the way you'll find yourself saying "Ow do" to the locals as you wander through dramatic green landscapes going from one friendly village to the next, spending time in typically English country pubs or cosy tea rooms - of course, ensuring you sample the local ales and "brews" that you can only find in Yorkshire itself. In the evenings you can relax and get a good night's kip in the comfort of some of the best handpicked traditional Inns, manor/guesthouses & small hotels that the dales have to offer, not before enjoying an eclectic range of restaurants and lively pubs that are being touted as some of the best culinary locations in the UK.
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Top moderate
19.3 km
5:30 h
302 m
177 m

Today sees you leave the charismatic town of Grassington following the second stage of the Dales Way with opportunities to stop at Kettlewell, ...

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Hiking trail
Cray to Hawes
Top moderate
24.2 km
7:00 h
362 m
438 m

Day 2 on the Ales and Dales Trail see you tackle Stage 3 of the Lady Anne's Way and section of the Herriot Way, a classic Dales walk for the ...

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Top moderate
16.6 km
5:00 h
353 m
374 m

After dropping your bags at your accommodation in Keld,  a short walk takes you to the Keld Heritage museum where we recommend having a nosey ...

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Top moderate
19.2 km
6:00 h
328 m
461 m

If your looking to walk today with options for pub/cafe stops along way then choose this scenic route through the Swaledale Valley (also known as ...

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Hiking trail · Richmondshire
Keld to Reeth (High Route)
Top moderate
17.7 km
5:15 h
529 m
649 m

Take the original high route from Keld to Reeth to enjoy spectacular views into the Swale Valley, and to pass the crumbling, rusty remains of ...

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Top moderate
21.7 km
6:30 h
522 m
513 m

Today sees you back on the Herriot Way as you leave the pretty village of Reeth and head towards the idyllic Aysgarth Falls.

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Top moderate
20.3 km
6:30 h
592 m
597 m

The day starts off slow with a lengthy section of country road walking, but as you reach Walden Head, you're rewarded with an adventurous climb ...

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Top moderate
24.8 km
7:30 h
578 m
582 m

Popularised on Mark Reid's Inn Way Route this rewarding route over Fleensop Moor lets you see multiple regions of the Dales and is the only walk on ...

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Hiking trail · Craven
Wharfedale Loop via Burnsall
Top moderate
13.4 km
4:15 h
204 m
200 m

This is a circular walk out of Grassington and over the River Wharfe at Linton Falls. From here the route goes through the pretty villages of ...

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