Yorkshire Dales/Pennines

Information if you are planning on visiting the North of England to complete your DofE expedition in the Yorkshire Dales.

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North of England Regional Office
Knotty Ash Centre
251 East Prescot Road, Liverpool
L14 5NA

T: 0151 228 2533
E: [email protected]


Yorkshire Dales/Pennines information pack


Yorkshire Dales/Pennines map

The Yorkshire Dales and Pennines Expedition Area is defined as:
– The Yorkshire Dales National Park (as far north as the A66 between Bowes and Brough), and including the Howgill Fells – see www.yorkshiredales.org.uk for a more detailed map.

– It also covers the Nidderdale AONB: The western boundary of the AONB runs along the edge of Upper Wharfedale and is shared with the Yorkshire Dales National Park, whilst the southern boundary in Lower Wharfedale follows the course of the river close to the towns of Ilkley and Otley. To the east of the AONB are Harrogate, Ripon and Masham.

– The South Pennines, within the area bounded by Skipton, Keighley, Sowerby Bridge, Littleborough, Holme Chapel, Colne, and Earby.

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