Short walks

Winterburn Reservoir Walk

Difficulty: Easy Length: 5.21 miles Time: 1 hr 40 mins Looking for a way to beat the Malham crowds? Why not head to Winterburn. This small hamlet is about 15 minutes drive from Beck Hall through the stunning Yorkshire Dales …

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Gordale Scar

Approx. 1.5 miles away from Beck Hall A five-minute walk from Janet’s Foss, through a breathtaking valley, will lead you to Gordale Scar. This dramatic limestone ravine is well worth a visit, with its two waterfalls and 100m high cliffs. …

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Malham Tarn

Approx. 2.5 miles away from Beck Hall This beautiful glacial lake was the inspiration for Children’s classic The Water-Babies, A Fairy Tale for a Land Baby. It’s the highest lake in England at 377m (1,237 ft) above sea level and …

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Malham Cove

Approx. 0.5 miles from Beck HallH Among the top 10 geological wonders of Britain is Malham Cove, and it’s a convenient 15-minute walk from Beck Hall. This spectacular cliff, formed after the last ice age, soars 80m above the beck …

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Malham spectacular walk

This walk takes in Malham Cove, Gordale Scar and Janet’s Foss (approx 3 hours) Starting from the National Park Centre car park, turn left into the village, past the Buck Inn, then take the left hand road signposted Malham Tarn. Continue …

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