Sunday 11th March 2012
Start Point : Malham (SD 900 627)
Distance : 5.4 miles Height Ascended : 400 metres
The small dales
Malham Cove from the walled lane leading to Pikedaw Hill.
Kirkby Fell and Pikedaw Hill..............
.........the route to Nappa Cross goes between the two.
The ancient settlements and field systems below Malham Lings.
Nappa Cross - the restored base of a monastic wayside cross now built into the wall.
overspill from nearby Malham Tarn contains some impressive limestone features.
Looking back to the head of Watlowes.
The limestone pavement above Malham Cove.
.........is a huge 80 metre high amphitheatre shaped limestone cliff .
.just to the north of Malham village . ..
All around Malham Cove are the archaeological remains of early farms and their field systems.
Malham Cove and Malham Beck.