Craiglands B&B

We are blessed with a range of excellent places to eat but It is essential to pre-book evening meals, particularly since Covid. In the main square and 10 minutes walk from our B&B, you will find:The Black Horse, Grassington (our favorite for pub grub, atmosphere, and attention to COVID guidelines)Grassington House, Grassington (for something special […]

How Long Does It Take to Walk the Dales Way

How Long Does It Take To Walk The Dales Way The Dales Way is an rather remarkable 80 mile long distance trail which stretches from Ilkley, West Yorkshire, to Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria. The route was originally devised by the West Ridings Rambler’s Association, and made public in 1968, with the first crossing made by a group […]

The #1 Guide To The Dales Way Baggage Transfer

The #1 Guide To The Dales Way Baggage Transfer The Dales Way Baggage Transfer article we have put together below is aimed at helping you choose between the various business who offer their services on The Dales Way. Many popular long distance trails in the United Kingdom are now supported with Baggage transfer, which opens […]

Walking the Dales Way 7 Days

Walking The Dales Way 7 Days Welcome! You are in the stunning Yorkshire Dales National Park experiencing one of the most spectacular English highland landscapes. The Dales is steepled in tradition, excellent views, and some relatively untouched countryside. Enjoy the gentle undulating hills, limestone dales, ancient woodland, and waterfalls. The Dales are also home to […]

The 10 Best Highlights of the Dales Way

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The Dales Way treats you to 80 miles of superb walking, connecting the pretty English towns of Ilkley, Grassington, Kettlewell, Dent, Sedbergh and Bowness-on-Windermere. The route twists and turns through smaller villages and hamlets as it works its way along the rivers Wharf, Luke and Kent. In addition to the wonderful places you will stay, […]

How to get to and from the Dales Way

How to get to and from the Dales Way The majority of long distance walks start and end in major towns and cities with good links to public transport, and in many cases train or airport access. The Dales Way is certainly no exception, with good access at the start in Ilkley, and Bowness on […]

The Ultimate Dales Way Packing List

The Dales Way Packing List This packing list is designed to cover the daypack essentials for walkers like yourself who are walking the Dales Way with luggage / baggage transfer. The UK has temperamental weather made up of rain, rain and more rain. Just ask the locals. So, when you’re packing for the Dales Way […]

Walking Tours on the Dales Way

Dales Way Walking Holidays Perhaps you are planning a long distance walk on the Dales Way but rather than wanting to book the walk yourself (using our wonderful resources available), you would like some help with your bookings.  If you have Googled ‘Dales Way Walking Holidays’ you may find yourself struggling to compare prices as […]