Ravenstonedale and Smardale walk

Distance: 7 1/2 miles | 12km | 3-4 hours

Photo of Smardale Viaduct

A walk with two nature reserves, three pubs (!) and ancient church and priory, a flower rich meadow, a meandering beck, Giants’ graves, and a viaduct.

Length: 71/2 miles, 12km. 3-4 hours.

Route: Ravenstonedale (south) > Fat Lamb Hotel > Ravenstonedale
Ravenstonedale (north) > Smardale Bridge > Smardale Viaduct > Ravenstonedale

*Update 05 August 2019 – the path over the Smardale Gill viaduct is currently closed for maintenance work. We’ll update this page once we hear that it has re-opened.*