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Limestone Lion

58 km / 36 miles

N Yorkshire
A route linking some of the finest limestone features of the Yorkshire Dales, taking in Ingleborough Cave, Horton-in-Ribblesdale, Attermire Cave, Malham and Kilnsey. Designed to rival the Three Peaks Walk in interest and popularity, originally the attainment of Three Cliffs, Malham Cove, Gordale Scar and Kilnsey Crag. Exploration of the main limestone fault line reveals further attractions and a natural 'A to B' route. Three caves are also on route Ingleborough Cave, Victoria Cave and Attermire Cave.


Details:

Path Type
Anytime Challenges
Attributes
Very Challenging; Moorland; Mountain
Start
SD694730 - Information Centre, Ingleton, N Yorkshire
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Finish
SE002637 - National Park TIO,Grassington, N Yorkshire
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Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Badge
Badge for Limestone Lion (Pen-y-ghent Cafe)
Booklet
Limestone Lion Walk (Pen-y-ghent Cafe)

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Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
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Hostel Accommodation
< 1 Km
< 1 Km
Bunk House
2 Km
11 Km
B & B Accommodation
Littlebank Guest House  (bookable online)
5 Km
31 Km
Hostel Accommodation
4 Km
38 Km
Hostel Accommodation
< 1 Km
38 Km
B & B Accommodation
Grassington Lodge  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
58 Km

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GPS Exchange Format Route File
Limestone Lion GPX Exchange Format Route File
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Limestone Lion Tracklogs Route file
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Route Profile:

57.9 Km (36.0 miles)
2,103 m (6,900 ft) ascent
718 m (2,356 ft)  maximum height