Walking in the Yorkshire Dales, North York Moors and Lake District

A collection of walking routes, photographs, videos, maps and articles by Paul Beal. The walks are in Yorkshire, Cumbria and elsewhere in Northern England and are generally between 12 and 15 miles long. Areas include the Yorkshire Dales and Nidderdale, the North York Moors and Yorkshire Coast, and the North Pennines and Lake District.

Routes and photos

North of England walking routes shown on Ordnance Survey Landranger maps in areas such as the North York Moors and Yorkshire Dales National Parks, and the Howardian Hills and North Pennines Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty. View routes and photos.

Countryside videos

Short films featuring the best moments of a walk, for example spectacular views, wonderful scenery or curious landmarks. View countryside videos.

Most recent walks

A summary of the 60 most recent walks, presented in date order and updated on a weekly basis. View most recent walks.

Thursday 17 December 2020
Chapel-le-Dale and Kingsdale
Yorkshire Dales
13 miles

Saturday 5 December 2020
Seatoller and Green Gable
Lake District
8 miles

Saturday 26 September 2020
Seathwaite and Scafell Pike
Lake District
10 miles

Interactive maps

Eight interactive maps created with the Google My Maps application. Map markers indicate the location of a walking route and a link to its page on this website. View interactive maps.

News and information

Weblog stories and articles inspired by walking in and exploring the beautiful landscape of Northern England. View news and information.

Contact Paul

If you enjoy walking and would like to make a comment or ask a question, please feel free to get in touch. Go to contact page.