Northern England walk – Leyburn and Castle Bolton

West from Leyburn via Leyburn Shawl to Preston-under-Scar, then on to Castle Bolton. South-east through Redmire to the River Ure, followed by an easterly walk past Bolton Hall to Wensley. Further east over fields to Low Wood Lane, and north back to Leyburn. A 12-mile walk in Northern England.

The view west over Wensleydale from Leyburn Shawl.

The path along Leyburn Shawl.

The view south-west over Wensleydale from Leyburn Shawl. Penhill can be seen in the distance.

Apedale Beck near Castle Bolton.

The village of Castle Bolton.

Bolton Castle.

Wild boars at Bolton Castle.

Bolton Castle gardens.

Dragon carved out from a fallen tree near Bolton Castle.

Horses on farmland near Redmire.

Bolton Hall.

Wensley Park.

East Lodge at the entrance of Wensley Park.

Walking through Wensley.