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Orton Scar and Knott, Cumbria

Difficulty Leisurely

Walking time 4 hours

Length 8.4km / 5.2mi

Route developer: Roger Butler

Route checker: Tracy Keen

Start location Orton Market Hall (NY622082)
Route Summary The lovely village of Orton is the perfect gateway to some of the newly designated parts of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. The classic limestone scenery north of the Lune Valley offers weathered crags, dramatic rocky pavements and panoramic views
1 review
Overall rating:
Apr 16, 2018
(3 reviews)
A lovely walk on a clear day with great 360deg panoramas. Not to be attempted in mist. Navigation can be tricky as no paths in places - need a compass or satnav. Exposed on Beacon Hill and Knott. JW
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