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DalesRail Sunday 16 June 2019

The DalesRail season continues and this Sunday sees four guided walks led by the Lancashire Rail Ramblers ranging from strenuous to easy.

Long Meg 1 – John Barnes

Walk 1 – a strenuous B walk of 15 miles, alight Dent return Garsdale
Dent – Cowgill – Spice Gill – Broadfield House – Gibbs Hall – Bankland – Peggleswright – Backstonegill –
High Hall – Hacra Wood – Roantree – Longstone Fell – Aye Gill Pike – Peggy’s Hill – Dandra Garth –
Garsdale Station.

Walk 2 – a moderately strenuous C walkof 13 miles, alight and return Kirkby Stephen
Smardale Fell – Smardale Bridge – Brownber – Bents Farm – Crosby Garrett Fell – Crosby Garrett –
Smardale Mill – Sandwath – Kirkby Stephen – Railway Station.

Walk 3 – a moderately easy E walk of 7 miles, alight and return Langwathby
Langwathby – Winskill – Hunsonby – Birks – Long Meg and her daughters – Addingham Church – Long Meg
Farm – Little Salkeld Mill – Langwathby. A look at the scarecrows.

Walk 4 – an easy F walk of  4 miles, alight and return Langwathby
Paces Through the Past: A raised village, a deserted church and a vanished hall. Tales of drovers and
reivers, of potters and plague. Of baronets, of sheriffs and men of the cloth. Enjoy returning via Ladies Walk
for the Eden Bank’s flowers.