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Dufton Pike and Dufton from Knock
Introduction to Walk 1715

Photo from the walk - Dufton Pike and Dufton from Knock

Region - North Pennines

County/Area - Cumbria

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Ascent - 500 feet / 152 metres

Grade - easy

This Cumbrian walk takes through pleasant countryside in the North Pennines. Despite remaining at low level throughout, the route provides an excellent insight into the hills of this region and the superb countryside of the Vale of Eden. The walk includes sections of field paths, country tracks and a short section of the Pennine Way. 

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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

Recommended Reading

Walking in the North Pennines

Walking in the North PenninesThis guidebook describes 50 day walks across the North Pennines, England's remotest Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty taking in parts of Cumbria, County Durham and Northumberland. Most of the routes are circular and they range from 5 to 14 miles, with something to suit all abilities. Route descriptions are accompanied by 1:50K OS mapping.
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