Enjoy a free Hawes town trail

Have you ever visited the charming town of Hawes in the North Yorkshire dales? Whether you’re a first time tourist or have long been a fan of this charming little town, you won’t want to miss out on this exciting free Hawes town trail.

Hawes town trail

On the Hawes town trail, you’ll walk with experienced Dales volunteers and learn all sorts of fascinating details about the town and local area. Your route takes you approximately 2.5 miles around Hawes and the neighbouring Gayle.

You’ll learn all about the history of Wensleydale cheese, see where the railway line once cut through the landscape, and walk a small section of the Pennine Way.

It’s sure to be a great afternoon activity for visitors of all ages. Plus, it’s completely free, though of course you’re very welcome to leave a donation if you would like to.

countryside surrounding Hawes town

Book your Hawes town trail

There are lots of different dates available throughout the year for your free tour:

  • 21st May 2019
  • 18th June 2019
  • 23rd July 2019
  • 25th August 2019
  • 10th September 2019

You’ll meet outside the Dales Countryside Museum. The walk begins at 2pm and will last until 4pm.

It’s advisable to book onto the trail. To do so, visit the website, call 01969 666210 or email hawes@yorkshiredales.org

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