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A really beautiful walk

My husband and I walked the Dales Way in six days in June. We really enjoyed it and agreed that it... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2018
patraveler02
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Pennsylvania
A Great Introduction to Long Distance Walking

This was our first attempt at a long distance walk and we chose to complete the walk (82miles) over... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2018
FyldeRover
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Lancashire, United Kingdom
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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

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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.

Thank peterpeewee48
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We visit this pub on a regular occasion. The food is always fabulous and plentyful. I've not cleared my plate yet...though given a fab effort every visit. I noticed today there has been a bit of an update of decor. There has been a lick...More

Thank Viki B
Reviewed 11 September 2017

we find the service very good, sorry to say but the food can vary, !! the staff go out of there way to help and make you feel very welcome, we like a certain table and if we book or ask we usually get it,...More

Thank Smokey124
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

The sun was shining and it was a bank holiday so we headed for Ilkley and went for a walk and an ice cream - the river looks stunning in the sun lots of people - no trouble though all very relaxing and great place...More

1  Thank Don-Leeds
Reviewed 31 August 2017

The Dales Way walk here in Ilkley by the river Wharfe is very picturesque, especially on a nice sunny day. No doubt the more ardent and true ramblers and hikers will want to do the whole eighty some miles, but for pensioners like ourselves, a...More

3  Thank dnowland_12
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