Swaledale Festival 2023 has now finished. thank you for your support! We will be back in 2024 from Saturday 25 May to Saturday 8 June. Programme information will be shared on this page in January, so check back in.

Guided Walk: Ancient Buildings and Views in Lower Wensleydale

Sunday 28 May 2023 10:00 - 15:00

Event No: 3

7-mile circular walk across easy terrain

Venue: Holy Trinity Church, Wensley

Led by Stuart Armstrong and Clive Herdman, a 7-mile circular walk across easy terrain, through fields to Leyburn, the Shawl to Tullis Cote and Preston under Scar, south to Bolton Hall and back to Wensley. Dogs on leads are welcome.

Adult £10, Under 25 £3

Places are limited so please book in advance. If a walk is sold out, you can call our office to add your name to the waiting list. Please let us know as early as possible if you are not going to use your walk ticket; we can’t offer refunds but someone else may be able to take your place. You’ll need sturdy boots, waterproofs and a hat. For the longer walks bring lunch and water. Coins for ticket machines may be needed. Published durations are approximate.

Thanks to the Yorkshire Dales Rivers Trust, Yoredale Natural History Society, Swaledale and Arkengarthdale Archaeology Group, Keld Resource Centre, the Woodland Trust, our walks coordinator Charles Collinson, all our walk leaders, and to Gavin and Kay Young who have generously supported the walks programme this year.