The 2022 Festival has now finished - thank you for your support! Swaledale Festival 2023 will run from Sat 27 May to Sat 10 June. Programme information will be available on this page from the new year.

Guided Walk: Nature in Lower Swaledale

Thursday 09 June 2022 11:00 - 15:00

Event No: 39

5 miles of mainly easy walking

Venue: Yorke Square Car Park, Richmond Green

5 miles of mainly easy walking with members of Yoredale Natural History Society, following the river and the old railway track-bed to the part-Saxon church and Norman abbey ruins at Easby. Some stiles and possible muddy sections. Well behaved dogs on leads are welcome.

Adult £8, Under 25 £3

You’ll need sturdy boots, waterproofs and hat. For the longer walks bring lunch and water. Coins for ticket machines may be needed. Published durations are approximate. Thanks to Swaledale and Arkengarthdale Archaeology Group, Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority and Yoredale Natural History Society for leading some of our walks, and to Judy and Ian White who have generously supported the walks programme this year.