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Walk: Gordale Scar & Malham Cove

Kendal Ramblers

9am Wednesday, 25 October 2017

B&Q Car Park, Kendal

Walk: Gordale Scar & Malham Cove

A 9 mile walk along paths and tracks, although the limestone terrace may be slippy. If you would like to join us for this walk, please contact the walk leader, John Ryder on 015394 47357. Non-members welcome.


Length: 9.5miles, 16km; 1250ft, 380m

Start point: 10:15 Malham National Park car park SD900627

Grade: 3C (1000-1500 feet climb, Moderately strenuous, possibly including fairly steep climbs and/or fairly rough moorland)

Price: £7

Please always inform the leader if you want to go direct to the start of the walk, especially if you do not have a full car, as parking is very restricted in some places. Please also note that whilst every effort has been made to avoid errors, we cannot guarantee that there are none. The walk leader will meet the group at the starting place.

Kendal Ramblers

The Ramblers' Association promotes walking in the countryside, protects rights of way, campaigns for access to open country and defends the beauty of the countryside. Although our walks are organised by and for members of the Ramblers' Association, non-members are always welcome. This group has a no dogs policy except for assistance dogs: the walk leader should be consulted beforehand to discuss the suitability of chosen route.


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