Route 260

Pateley to Ripon Meander (54 miles)

A moderately hilly meander to Pateley via Hampsthwaite, Menwith, Thornthwaite and down past Yorke’s Folly. From Pateley a steep climb up Silver Hill and Wath Lane then over moors to Laverton and east to Galphay. Then Fountains visitor centre, Markington, Bishop Monkton, Farnham, optional loop to Lingerfield, Knaresborough, Starbeck, Hornbeam.