50 Gems of the Yorkshire Dales by Mike Appleton

By Mike Appleton

The Yorkshire Dales is among the such a lot varied and wealthy landscapes within the British Isles. Limestone interlaces with sweeping and rolling fells, and dramatic peaks come up from its plains. There are caverns that reach for miles below the skin, considerable wildlife that thrive during this precise atmosphere and the hardiest of neighborhood people who eke out a residing in unison with their atmosphere. This equilibrium is harnessed and interwoven via a respected history that not just stretches again enormous quantities of years yet is retained, secure and celebrated this day. during this ebook, we discover fifty of those magical locations and notice what makes the Yorkshire Dales a distinct position to dwell in and stopover at. See the majestic Skipton citadel, benefit from the splendour of Bolton Abbey and soak up the attention-grabbing perspectives and heritage from the 3 peaks of Pen-y-ghent, Ingleborough and Whernside. examine this to the tragedy and triumph of Ribblehead Viaduct. stick to the underground routes overground at Clapham and The Churns and discover the secrets and techniques of lifestyles in Dent, Malham, Settle and Gunnerside. observe a few of this area's secrets and techniques and treasures and examine the interesting heritage at the back of them with this convenient guide.

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