W25: A Sunday Lunch Walk from Wensley
Leave Station car park 9.30am. Start Three Horseshoes Wensley car park GR SE092897(postcode DL8 4HJ) at 10am. 6.5 miles. Easy. £7
Starting from the whitewashed traditional country pub, a scenic walk takes us past 14th Century Wensley Church, through field paths to Leyburn and onto Leyburn Shawl, with fine views of Wensleydale and Penhill. We will visit the remains of Tullis Cote lead mine and smelt mill and pass by Bolton Hall, the residence of Lord Bolton. On our return we can dine in The Three Horseshoes with its beamed ceilings and flag-stoned floor which serves real ale and straightforward pub grub.