A handy guidebook for anyone planning to walk the Dales Way - The picturesque 78-mile route through the Yorkshire Dales, between Ilkley and Bowness on Windermere.
Cicerone's 'The Dales Way' Guidebook leads you on a delightful multi-day walk through the Yorkshire Dales and the eastern fringe of the Lake District.
Generally believed to be one of the more affable multi-day walks in Britain, the Dales Way route is suitable for all ages and provides an excellent introduction to long-distance walking.
The scenery along the route is breath-taking and you will never find yourself far from features of architectural, social, ecological or historic interest. Churches, ancient bridges, manor houses, shooting lodges, Roman roads, stone circles, packhorse routes, viaducts and nature trails - the Dales Way has them all.
Seasons It is possible to walk the Dales Way at any time of year. Spring and autumn ideal. May be more difficult to get accommodation in high summer and winter.