Yarlside from Cross Keys

Introduction to Walk 1393

Photo from the walk - Yarlside from Cross Keys

Nat Park - Yorkshire Dales

Region - Howgills

County/Area - Cumbria

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km

Ascent - 1600 feet / 485 metres

Grade - moderate

The Howgill Fells provide some interesting walking. This ascent needs good navigation skills as paths are often feint. 

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Walks from the same start

Walk 3006
Cautley Spout & The Calf, from Cross Keys, Sedbergh
Grade - moderate
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
Walk 1387
Cautley Spout from Cross Keys
Grade - easy
Length - 2.0 miles / 3.3 km

Other walks nearby

Walk 1389
3.1 miles / 5.0 km away
Fell End Clouds near Kirkby Stephen
Grade - easy
Length - 3.0 miles / 4.9 km
Walk 2438
3.9 miles / 6.2 km away
Cautley Spout & the Calf from Sedbergh
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
Walk 3008
3.9 miles / 6.2 km away
Winder & Arant Haw from Sedbergh
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
Walk 1196
4.0 miles / 6.5 km away
The Calf from Sedbergh
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 10.5 miles / 17.1 km
Walk 3007
4.2 miles / 6.7 km away
Fell Head & The Calf, from Howgill, near Sedbergh
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 1342
4.3 miles / 6.9 km away
Randygill Top from Weasdale, Howgills
Grade - moderate
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km
Walk 1160
4.8 miles / 7.6 km away
Wild Boar Fell & Swarth Fell from Cotegill Bridge
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
Walk 1616
5.0 miles / 8.0 km away
Bowderdale and the Calf
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
Walk 1384
5.0 miles / 8.0 km away
Mallerstang Edge from Aisgill Moor
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.8 miles / 14.2 km
Walk 1383
6.0 miles / 9.7 km away
Pendragon Castle from Outhgill
Grade - easy
Length - 2.3 miles / 3.7 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

Suitable Reading

Walking in the Yorkshire Dales: South and WestWalking in the Yorkshire Dales: South and West

Part of a two-book set, this guidebook describes 44 walks in the southern and western Yorkshire Dales, including the famous 23 mile Three Peaks circuit over Pen-y-Ghent, Whernside and Ingleborough. The other, mostly circular routes of 3½ to 13 miles cover the scenic region between Sedbergh, Kirkby Lonsdale, Settle, Skipton and Grassington. - More information

Area Information

Yorkshire Dales NP

The Yorkshire Dales National Park covers an extensive area, which contains a wide variety of scenic interest. Each Dale is usually named after its river although there are a few examples ... - More information

Howgills

Situated east of the Lake District, the Howgills lie mostly within the boundaries of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. The Howgills are one of the forgotten walking areas in England ... - More information

How are the walks graded?

Learn how each walk is assessed and select a walk to suit your ability and experience - More Information

Please Note - These walks have been published for use by site visitors on the understanding that Walking Britain is not held responsible for the safety or well being of those following the routes as described.

Accommodation Nearby

Cumbria Cottages
Dent
6.2 miles / 9.9 km away
Southlakeland Parks
Kendal
11.9 miles / 19.0 km away
Mirefoot Cottages
Kendal
12.7 miles / 20.4 km away
Sycamore Barn
Reagill, Penrith
14.2 miles / 22.7 km away
New Ing Lodge
Shap (Lake District)
14.4 miles / 23.0 km away
Tufton Arms Hotel
Appleby-in-Westmorland
14.7 miles / 23.5 km away
Appleby Manor Country House Hotel
Appleby-in-Westmorland
14.8 miles / 23.6 km away
Eden Holidays
Appleby-in-Westmorland
14.8 miles / 23.6 km away
The Old Court House
Ingleton
14.9 miles / 23.8 km away
The White Rose Hotel
Askrigg
16.1 miles / 25.8 km away

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NOTE - all distances are "as the crow flies"

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