Pennine Way Day 5 - Ickornshaw to Malham

Wednesday 30th June 2021

Pennine Way Day 5

This stage is covers Ickornshaw to Malham in the Yorkshire Dales. It’s a 17 mile walk through a lot of farmland and the famous Aire Gap which splits the South Pennines from the Yorkshire Dales. The highlights include the view from Pinhaw beacon, walking beside the Leeds Liverpool Canal, Gargrave as well as entering the Yorkshire Dales National Park and then of course the Yorkshire jewel that is Malham.

There is also somewhere to buy a cold drink - Day 5 and we finally get something refreshing en-route

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Distance: 19.3 miles
Duration: 7:00 hours
Ascent: 2677 ft
Difficulty: Moderate/Hard
Accompanied By: Davy
Weather: Dry & Sunny

3D outline of route