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Three Peaks Walk (Yorkshire)

39 km / 24 miles

N Yorkshire
The classic challenge walk, taking in the peaks of Pen-y-ghent (2,278ft), Whernside (2,416ft) and Ingleborough (2,376ft) above Ribblesdale and involving over 5,000ft of ascent. Ribblesdale bisects the route, with the River Ribble and the Settle-Carlisle railway, with its scenic viaducts, running through it and Horton-in-Ribblesdale, the walk's traditional start point. A popular route, it has suffered from path erosion.


Details:

Path Type
Anytime Challenges
Attributes
Anytime Challenges; Very Challenging; Moorland
Start and Finish
SD808725 - Horton in Ribblesdale, N Yorkshire
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Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Paperback
Paperback
Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge (Discovery Walking Guides Ltd - 2013 2nd edition)
Guidebook
Dales rail trails (Skyware - 2012)
Paperback
Walks in limestone country (Frances Lincoln (an imprint of Quarto) - 2014)
Phone app
Three Peaks app (Yorkshire Dales National Park)
External PDF
Certificate
Certificate for Three Peaks (Yorkshire Dales National Park)
Other
Various Three Peaks completion mementos (Yorkshire Dales National Park)
Guidebook
Ingleborough : landscape and history (Carnegie Publishing - 2008)

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Downloads:

GPX Route File
Three Peaks Walk (Yorkshire) GPX Exchange Format Route File
Last Updated 14/06/2016 09:49:22 - Main track diverted from Pen-y-Ghent via Whitber Hill
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Three Peaks Walk (Yorkshire) Memory Map Route File
Last Updated 14/06/2016 09:49:22 - Main track diverted from Pen-y-Ghent via Whitber Hill
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Tracklogs Route File
Three Peaks Walk (Yorkshire) Tracklogs Route File
Last Updated 14/06/2016 09:49:24 - Main track diverted from Pen-y-Ghent via Whitber Hill
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Route Profile:

38.2 Km (23.7 miles)
1,499 m (4,918 ft) ascent
727 m (2,385 ft)  maximum height