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Great walking

I actually completed the Dales Way with my two walking buddies a few year back, but walked part of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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Lovely walk

The Dales Way is not as strenuous as many long distance paths and many miles are completed by... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2018
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Trail Head, Ilkley, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The 2 good things about this hotel was the friendly staff and a nice evening meal. There is no parking at the hotel as suggested. There are some parking spaces over the road by the church but they were all taken. We found a parking...More

Thank bevysmith
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I actually completed the Dales Way with my two walking buddies a few year back, but walked part of it again this last week with just one of them when it coincided with Lady Anne’s Way. Both walks afford you breathtaking views of the Dales...More

Thank One_of_the_BOFs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Needs updating to become more relevant to todays requirements. Its falling behind and has lost its way. Nearly always empty. Expensive drinks. Sunday lunch good.

Thank bigbren605
Reviewed 4 October 2018

The Dales Way is not as strenuous as many long distance paths and many miles are completed by riverside walking. That is not to say that it doesn't sometimes venture higher on to the moors, but it is not a technically difficult walk. We found...More

2  Thank Bikechap
Reviewed 14 July 2018

My husband and I walked the Dales Way in six days in June. We really enjoyed it and agreed that it was even more beautiful and scenic than we had expected. Along with rolling fields full of sheep and buttercups, there were small towns and...More

Thank patraveler02
Reviewed 5 July 2018

This was our first attempt at a long distance walk and we chose to complete the walk (82miles) over seven days. We were blessed with some great weather - perhaps a little too hot for walking at times - and the scenery was excellent. The...More

Thank FyldeRover
Reviewed 23 June 2018

We had an amazing time. We did it in 8 days and would love to do it again.The people we met along the way we stay with us. The views and adventures have all been captured on camera. My advise to people is to enjoy...More

Thank Julie G
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Enjoyed a walk over Cow and calf rocks past the twelve apostles and back round to the car park. A lovely Spring Monday morning, this was better than working. Cafe in the car park provided a welcome cuppa. Paths well maintained and easy to follow....More

Thank 395skier
Reviewed 24 March 2018

We walked from Ilkley to Barden Bridge (11 miles) in rather muddy conditions. Lovely walk by the river. Wonderful stop off at the Abbey Tea Rooms. Great view of Bolton Priory. Got to bus stop for trip back only to find the next bus was...More

Thank 12Max
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Great walk following rivers most of the way, muddy in places, some long days over moorland in the middle bit.

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