Views of the Yorkshire Dales in Photographs

In the dales you'll find great views - and photo opportunities - around almost every corner! If you don't already know this very special part of North Yorkshire, here are a few pictures to give you a flavour of the area.

Askrigg & Addlebrough

Looking over Askrigg towards Addlebrough

View looking back over the village of Askrigg towards Addlebrough, which dominates the southern side of this part of Wensleydale.

Stone Barns

Dales stone barns

Typical stone barns on Moor Road climbing up out of Askrigg onto Cross Top.

Bench with a View

Bench with a view of the Yorkshire Dales

Climb up to the top and then rest a while on this bench with a view!

 

River Ure in Snow

The River Ure in snow

The Yorkshire Dales can look stunning in winter, especially if there's snow on the ground - as shown by this view of the River Ure with snowy banks.

The Pennine Way

A view on the Pennine Way

One of the many dramatic views on the Pennine Way. This long-distance walk bring many walkers and hikers to the area.
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The Yorkshire Pennines

A view of the Yorkshire Pennines

The Yorkshire Pennines - a typical view.
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Swaledale Sheep

Swaledale sheep in the road

Swaledale sheep are a common sight in the Yorkshire Dales - that's a Swaledale's head you see on the Yorkshire Dales National Park logo.
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White Scar Cave

White Scar Cave

White Scar is the longest show cave in the British Isles and well worth a visit while you're here.
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The Yorkshire Pennines

A view of the Yorkshire Pennines

A typical view in the Yorkshire Pennines.
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