AFoot in Two Dales (The Yorkshire 50)

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AFoot in Two Dales (The Yorkshire 50)

Sat 7th / Sun 8th July 2018


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.


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.  See entry form for full T&Cs.

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,

Please send indicate on the form if an email confirmation is required.or include a SAE for confirmation of entry by post.


Enter Online or by post:  AFI2D_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 – Harmby



As this is a walk over moorland and at night; a mandatory kit list includes; Suitable footwear, waterproofs (top & trousers), spare fleece, route description, map (Tracklog or GPX acceptable), compass, whistle, torch & emergency bivvy bag (not foil blanket) & food.  Please bring a mug to use on the event.



Route Description, Map, GPX, Tracklogs & Risk Assessment.

AFI2D_Route_Description.docx  AFI2D_map.pdf     AFI2D_GPS.gpx  AFI2D_Trklog.trl  AFI2D_Risk_Assessment.docx



 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 Marsden Moors Meander (Sat 5th May), The Regular Irregular (Sat 9th December) and The Hangover Hike (Tue 1st Jan 2019)