30 Beautiful Mountains in the Yorkshire and Cumbrian Dales

Many people know about the Yorkshire 3 Peaks challenge, however there are so many more beautiful mountains in the Dales to enjoy. The Dales 30 offer a completely different sort of challenge. A more leisurely challenge, one that can be completed at one’s own pace, with it brings a full appreciation of the Dales. Similar to the Wainwrights in the Lake District, come and try the Dales 30.

The Challenge

The ‘Dales 30’ are the mountains in the Yorkshire Dales National Park over 2,000 feet with a 30 metre drop on all sides (100 foot when all said and done). Want to try and climb them all?

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Dales 30 book

Buy your 120 page, full colour, guide to the mountains of the Dales. As well as a personal guide for your challenge, it can provide inspiration for your trips to the Dales.

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The Mountains

View the full list here of the Dales 30 mountains which includes their height and location. Start planning your trips to Yorkshire and the quiet parts of Cumbria.

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Dales 30 "Weekender"

Join one of our "weekenders". 2 days climbing some of the Dales 30 with Jonathan, a local and experienced guide.

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Featured Walk: Calf via Cautley Spout

The waterfall of Cautley Spout is a fine way to approach the Calf, the highest summit on the Howgill mountain range. The Cross Keys Temperance Inn makes an obvious starting point.

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Dales 30 reviews

Read more about the Dales 30 from The Independent, The Guardian, and The Craven Herald.

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