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Herriot Way is a 49.2 mile loop trail located near Leyburn, North Yorkshire, England that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and backpacking.

Length 49.2 mi Elevation gain 7,814 ft Route type Loop
Backpacking Hiking Nature trips Walking Forest Lake Partially paved River Views Waterfall Wildlife
Description
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This is a 4 to 5 day walk through James Herriot country. It is recommended that you do this trail clockwise. The circular trek is a combination of valley bottoms and some challenging climbing work. You will pass through Swaledale and Wensleydale, including: Aysgarth, Grinton, Keld, Askrigg and Hawes. It also has the most stunning walking features of the dales in Hardraw Force, Aysgarth Falls, and Bolton Castle.

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Patrick samuel
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This isa great walk which shows many parts of the yorkshire countryside. There are several occasions where there is no GPS signal and also it is not always well marked which can lead to a few wrong turns! You really need to take some maps and compass as a lot of timecan be wasted trying to find the right route. I would like to do this again one day .

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Cari Stevens
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This trail walks you through so many beautiful parts of Yorkshire country. Quaint villages, peaceful pastures, lonely hilltops, heather covered moors, old mines, and other historical places. I felt like I was walking in a different time period, almost. I loved it! It does require use of a guidebook, map & compass, as the way is not marked. Some parts are fairly strenuous.

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Michael Reed
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Michael Reed
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Michael Reed
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Theresa Anderson
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Theresa Anderson
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Theresa Anderson
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Theresa Anderson
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