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Best trails in Settle

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Looking for a great trail near Settle, North Yorkshire? AllTrails has 16 great hiking trails, trail running trails, walking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails in Yorkshire Dales National Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Ogden Water Country Park or Buck Wood. Ready for some activity? There are 14 moderate trails in Settle ranging from 4.1 to 115.4 miles and from 505 to 2,362 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Settle
Top trails (16)
#1 - Pen-y-Ghent
Settle, North Yorkshire, England
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Length: 6.2 mi • Est. 3 h 35 m
Pen-y-Ghent is a 6.2 mile loop trail located near Settle, North Yorkshire, England that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and running.Show more
#2 - Feizor, Stainforth Force, and Giggleswick Scar
Yorkshire Dales National Park
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Length: 8.2 mi • Est. 4 h 7 m
Feizor, Stainforth Force, and Giggleswick Scar is a 8.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Settle, North Yorkshire, England that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail isShow more
#3 - Settle Caves and Waterfalls Walk
Settle, North Yorkshire, England
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Length: 9.2 mi • Est. 4 h 34 m
Enjoy the North Yorkshire as you see the Settle Caves and Waterfalls on this walk. Show more
#4 - Jubilee Cave Circular Walk
Settle, North Yorkshire, England
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Length: 11.1 mi • Est. 5 h 48 m
Jubilee Cave Circular Walk is a 11.1 mile loop trail located near Settle, North Yorkshire, England that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hikingShow more
#5 - Pen y Ghent and Plover Hill
Yorkshire Dales National Park
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Length: 10.3 mi • Est. 5 h 33 m
Pen y Ghent and Plover Hill is a 10.3 mile loop trail located near Settle, North Yorkshire, England that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hikinShow more
#6 - Settle and Victoria Cave
Yorkshire Dales National Park
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Length: 4.1 mi • Est. 2 h 16 m
A circular walk from Settle in the Yorkshire Dales in North Yorkshire. The highlights of this walk are the great views of Pen-y-ghent and Ingleborough, two of the three Yorkshire Peaks. The caves add Show more
#7 - Moughton and Moughton Scars
Yorkshire Dales National Park
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Length: 7.9 mi • Est. 4 h 2 m
Limestone country is always a good bet for when the going underfoot may be wet in other areas. The route to Wharfe is via a number of delightful limestone-wall lined narrow lanes. Leaving Wharfe on WhShow more
#8 - Settle to Hadrians Wall
Yorkshire Dales National Park
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Length: 115.4 mi • Est. Multi-day
Pennine Journey in the footsteps of A Wainwright. In 1938 Alfred Wainwright set out on a walk that would take him from Settle to Hadrian’s Wall on the eastern side of the Pennines and return to SettleShow more
#9 - Settle Round Trail
Yorkshire Dales National Park
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Length: 10.2 mi • Est. 5 h 11 m
The Settle Round route is an easygoing walk which offers plenty of views. Highlights of this circuit is the Victoria Cave, the impressive limestone structures, and the scenic nature reserve. The loop Show more
#10 - Settle Feizor Stainforth
Yorkshire Dales National Park
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Length: 9.7 mi • Est. 4 h 55 m
A visit to 'Limestone Country' to see 'Feizor' the 'Celtic Wall', 'Stainforth Force' and the site of the 'Craven Lime Co' Feizor is an unspoilt  settlement at the end of a road at a hollow in the hilShow more
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