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North Bowland Traverse

48 km / 30 miles

Lancashire, N Yorkshire
A generally low-level walk through the north eastern Bowland Fells crossing farmland and meadowland. Although it is a fairly easy walk, it is best to go well-prepared, as much of the route is well away from any good roads and conditions can change rapidly.

It links with the Witches Way and Ribble Way at Slaidburn.


Details:

Path Type
Anytime Challenges
Attributes
Anytime Challenges; Easy
Start
SD711523 - Slaidburn, Lancashire
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Finish
SD820672 - Stainforth, N Yorkshire
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Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Looseleaf
North Bowland Traverse (David Johnson)
Badge & Certificate
Paperback
North Bowland Traverse (Hillside Publications - 1987)

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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
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Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
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Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
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Hostel Accommodation
< 1 Km
< 1 Km
Bunk House
4 Km
36 Km
B & B Accommodation
Littlebank Guest House  (bookable online)
5 Km
41 Km

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Route Profile:

48.1 Km (29.9 miles)
1,161 m (3,809 ft) ascent
430 m (1,411 ft)  maximum height