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50 Gems of the Yorkshire Dales

50 Gems of the Yorkshire Dales

The History & Heritage of the Most Iconic Places

  • Author: Mike Appleton
  • Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited
  • ISBN: 1445645688
  • Category: Photography
  • Page: 96
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Explore the fifty most magical places in one of the most diverse and dramatic landscapes in the British Isles.

Cycling in the Yorkshire Dales

Cycling in the Yorkshire Dales

24 circular rides and a 6-day tour

  • Author: Harry Dowdell
  • Publisher: Cicerone Press Limited
  • ISBN: 1783627468
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
  • Page: 272
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This guide describes 23 day routes, graded by a combination of distance, climb and overall gradient, all suitable for road bikes and illustrated by detailed maps and profiles. In addition a six-stage tour takes in all the highlights, including Grassington, Leyburn, Hawes, Kirkby Stephen, Ingleton and Settle. And for those who really want to test themselves, the route of the Stage 1 of the 2014 Tour de France, a 206km loop from Leeds to Harrogate, is also included, with an option to close the loop without adding many extra miles. Appendices include a route summary table to help you choose your route, lots of information about facilities for cyclists along the routes, taking bikes on public transport and basic bike maintenance. The Vuelta a Dales takes in the best dales, passes and viewpoints as it passes through Grassington, Leyburn, Hawes, Kirkby Stephen, Sedbergh, Ingleton and Settle. The Yorkshire Dales have always welcomed visitors who enjoy the views. For cyclists, the national park and the areas overlapping its boundaries provide a splendid mix of varied scenic landscapes, an extensive network of roads and peaceful lanes and many cycle-friendly cafés and tea shops. With almost every turn revealing yet another stunning view, the Dales are an ideal area to explore by bike.

Trail and Fell Running in the Yorkshire Dales

Trail and Fell Running in the Yorkshire Dales

40 runs in the National Park, including the Three Peaks

  • Author: Pete Ellwood
  • Publisher: Cicerone Press Limited
  • ISBN: 1783627123
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
  • Page: 240
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Guidebook to 40 great trail and fell runs in the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Ranging from 5 to 24 miles, the graded runs start from bases such as Hawes, Settle, Ingleton, Dent, Sedbergh, Malham and Grassington and take in the region's diverse delights, from castles and waterfalls to iconic mountains such as Whernside, Ingleborough and Pen-Y-Ghent. For those seeking a longer challenge, the Pendragon Castle to Skipton Castle Ultra is also described. In addition to clear route description, mapping and gradient profiles, the guide also provides background information on local races and running clubs, the history of running in the region, as well as practical information on safety, equipment, navigation, maps, transport and accommodation. Sandwiched between the Lake District and the Pennines, the Yorkshire Dales showcases some of the finest running terrain in the British Isles. Offering a delightful mix of medium sized peaks and broad open moorland, it is a must-visit destination for those seeking off-road runs with enchanting views.

Yorkshire Dales Walking

Yorkshire Dales Walking

On the Level

  • Author: Norman Buckley
  • Publisher: Sigma Press
  • ISBN: 9781850584391
  • Category: Walking
  • Page: 140
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This book selects 32 of the best Dales walks and offers them with a wealth of interesting features encountered along the way. They are based on well-known towns and villages, mainly within those areas which are most popular and best loved.

A Little Trouble in the Yorkshire Dales

A Little Trouble in the Yorkshire Dales

  • Author: Richard MacAndrew
  • Publisher: Ernst Klett Sprachen
  • ISBN: 9783125730359
  • Category: Abandoned mines
  • Page: 80
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Life in the Yorkshire Dales

Life in the Yorkshire Dales

A Pictorial Review

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: North Yorkshire (England)
  • Page: 80
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Mountain Biking in the Yorkshire Dales

Mountain Biking in the Yorkshire Dales

  • Author: Ian Boydon
  • Publisher: Cicerone Press Limited
  • ISBN: 1849656282
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
  • Page: 224
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A guidebook of 30 short, medium, long and full-day mountain bike routes across the Yorkshire Dales. The graded circular rides visit all the major dales and include loops around two of the famous Yorkshire Three Peaks - Whernside and Pen-y-ghent. Routes are graded for difficulty and this guidebook gives all the necessary background information. Choose a route by grade, percentage off-road, length or time at a glance. Old Roman roads and other ancient byways once used for lead mining and livestock droving are now perfect terrain for mountain bikes. Fast-rolling lanes can be combined with rocky drops down steep gullies and sinuous tracks meandering high over deserted moorland. Mountain bikers of all abilities will find their own challenges here and some surprises for novices and experienced riders alike.

Yorkshire Dales Walks with Children

Yorkshire Dales Walks with Children

  • Author: Steve Rickerby
  • Publisher: Sigma Press
  • ISBN: 9781850585695
  • Category: Family recreation
  • Page: 145
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A Little Trouble in the Yorkshire Dales Level 3 Lower-intermediate American English

A Little Trouble in the Yorkshire Dales Level 3 Lower-intermediate American English

  • Author: Richard MacAndrew
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • ISBN: 0521148952
  • Category: Foreign Language Study
  • Page: 80
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The graded readers series of original fiction, adapted fiction and factbooks especially written for teenagers. Further adventures for twins Andy and Kim (A Little Trouble in Amsterdam, Level 2). This time Andy and Kim, are away with their father in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales in the UK. After discovering a locked door in a supposedly abandoned mine, Kim's curiosity is aroused. What is someone hiding in the mine? And who is the man watching them through the binoculars? This paperback is in American English. Audio recordings of the text are available on our website at: www.cambridge.org/elt/discoveryreaders/ame Cambridge Experience Readers, previously called Cambridge Discovery Readers, get your students hooked on reading.

Landmark Visitor Guide Yorkshire Dales

Landmark Visitor Guide Yorkshire Dales

  • Author: Ron Scholes
  • Publisher: Hunter Publishing, Inc
  • ISBN: 9781843062097
  • Category: Travel
  • Page: 191
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This guide provides details of short circular walking routes around the Yorkshire Dales, including the Herriot Way and the Lower Dales Route. Information on local amenities, attractions and accommodation is also included.