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| Access is via three pedestrian entrances; Mill Bridge, The Bailey and Short Lee Lane., Skipton BD23 1AW, England
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The weather wasnt brilliant but the walk was very pleasant with a variety of routes from flat to short slopes. Pretty woods and canal and lake.
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Been to Skipton so many times but don’t know how I have managed to miss this. What a magical walk we had, amazing autumnal colours and such a lovely setting. If you are in the area it’s well worth a visit.
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Feel the history, walking through this ancient woodland. Beautiful and well maintained. Picturesque water falls, sculptures and bridges.
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Our family revisited the woods and it was fun and exhilarating at the same time! The arty horse and human creations complimented the surroundings perfectly. Place to rest along the way we're handy. Good to go in the morning working up an appetite for food and drink at lunch
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Great short walk through the woods. Start from the castle car park and walk along the beck past the cliff sides of the castle and you must visit the waterwheel at the end. Pull the lever to make the water flow and turn the wheel. Then treat yourself to a pork pie from the famous
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