AFoot in Two Dales (The Yorkshire 50)

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AFoot in Two Dales (The Yorkshire 50)

Sat 6th / Sun 7th July 2019


A 50-mile/5,500ft circuit of the Yorkshire Dales for experienced walkers and runners 

Using footpaths, bridleways and quiet roads through the attractive dales of Wensleydale and Swaledale including an ascent of Great Shunner Fell

To be completed in 24 hours


Harmby Village Hall, Brook Terrace, Leyburn, North Yorkshire, DL8 5PG  GR: SE128895.




Registration 0700-0815. 

Start 0830 (no late starts after the Sweepers have left).  To be completed in 24 hours.

Entry Details:

LDWA £20.  Non-LDWA & On the day £25.   

LDWA, Non-LDWA and runners are more than welcome.  Over 18's only.  Sorry, no dogs, due to lambing season.

I understand that particular terms & conditions, along with a risk assessment, apply to this event, which can be found on the drop down menu's above.  I understand that by entering this event I have familiarized myself with them and will comply with them.

Full refund up to 1 month before event (Less £5 admin fee).  After that no refund due to admin costs.  Substitutions allowed if prior notice given to entry secretary.

Cheques payable to “The Irregulars”.

Send to: Jeff Coulson, 11 Long Ridge Drive, Upper Poppleton, York YO26 6HD.  Telephone: 07842 708133.

If applying by entry form please indicate if an email confirmation is required.or include a SAE for confirmation of entry by post.

Enter Online or by post:    AFI2D_2019 Entry_Form.doc


Entry includes:

Tea & toast at registration, refreshments at checkpoints, meal at finish and badge & certificate.  Showers & changing facilities at the finish. 

Route & Checkpoints:

Harmby – Castle Bolton – Haverdale – Muker – Gt Shunner - Hardraw – Bainbridge – Thoralby – Gallops (TBC) – Harmby


Event Terms & Conditions, Risk Assessment and Equipment:

Event Terms & Conditions along with a Risk Assessment can be found on the drop down menu above.

As this is a walk over moorland and at night; a suggested kit list includes: suitable footwear, waterproofs (top & trousers) & spare fleece, compass, whistle, torch (with spare batteries) & emergency bivvy bag (not foil blanket) & food.  Navigational skills required for night time walking over open moorland.

Please bring a mug to use on the event. 

The (simple) route description is to be carried at all times and used in conjunction with either a map, gps or tracklog. 

Route Description, Map, GPX, Tracklogs.

Route Description, Map, GPS & Tracklogs are currently being updated following feedback from participants on this years event.



 By kind permission of Cleveland LDWA Group and Jill King who devised the route. 

AFoot in Two Dales is also available as an 'Anytime Challenge'


See our other 2018 /19 events: The Regular Irregular (Sat 9th December) and The Hangover Hike (Tue 1st Jan 2019) and The Marsden Moors Meander (Sat 11th May 2019).