Note, this is now fully described in the Second Edition of "Hillwalks from the Settle to Carlisle Railway Stations", 2014, walk 1b. If the long Langcliffe Scar track does not appeal, but a bit more hillwork does, try this start: as per the book, walk 1, but at the Malham/Settle road turn right … Read More » about Alternative start to the Malham Circular walk
A very pleasant 8.6 mile walk with just over 2000ft of ascent, with the raised coffin route outward giving good views, and Loughrigg on the return more widespread ones and more effort. From Ambleside go north on the main road to take a right on the track to Rydal through the park. An early café … Read More » about Ambleside Grasmere circular via Loughrigg.
Ie a circuit, not the Dent to Garsdale Route 15 in the book, of which see the note of April 2015. It's 8+ miles and starts from the Ingleton to Hawes road, ascending Great Knoutberry Fell gently, then descending Widdale Fell. It is much better done when dry, or when frozen over, due to the bogs on … Read More » about Widdale Fell shortened circuit.