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Jul 9, 2018 - Day 08 Hawes -> Keld

Over Great Shunner Fell and along Swaledale - 12.5 miles (20km) There’s no two ways about it: today is a Pennine way classic, stating a convincing case for getting into that prestigious shortlist of Pennine Way Top Five days. After the finest waterfall on the Way, a gradual but thrilling climb takes you onto the moors and over Great Shunner Fell, the highest point on the walk so far. (In a rare moment of good humour, Wainwright said he could climb Great Shunner ‘nonstop despite being ‘senile and getting as fat as a pig’). Up here, more than...

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Sep 18, 2017 - Butt house Keld to East Mill house,Grinton

Day 10 over 13 miles After breakfast, a fine fare indeed, served around a table with the 7 or so Aussie walkers it was time to set off after using the local 'phone box to leave a message for Maureen.....60p minimum these days what a disgrace!!! I like Keld and Swaledale generally as the early route passes a number of waterfalls The route follows a number of rivers and gills and passes through the village of Gunnerside where I have twice spent holidays in April 2016 with my partner and her family and this spring with my sons. The weather...

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