Walking in the Dales

Your guideto the area.

Burnsall is the perfect base to explore the breath-taking Yorkshire Dales by foot. With plenty of routes available from the Red Lion front door, whether you prefer the views from a fell hike, a gentle meander along a river, or a tour of the local villages.

We’ve selected our favourite below and given you a few handy pointers for where to find a variety of walks in the area. 

Burnsall to Grassington.

This popular route takes you from our front door to the beautiful Dales village of Grassington. Meandering along the River Wharfe you’ll pass by Linton fall on your way to Grassington. The return journey takes you through the village of Hebden until you cross over the suspension bridge and retrace your steps back to the Red Lion where a refreshing pint will be waiting on the terrace in the summer or by the fire in the winter.

Walking in the Yorkshire Dales.

Whether you’re looking for a short walk with the family or a hike across the tops, the Yorkshire Dales National Park has a great variety of routes to get you out there.