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The Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge
Reach the summits of Pen y Ghent, Ingleborough and Whernside in the Yorkshire Dales over 12 hours on a guided walking route through the Dales with 5200ft of elevation over 24 miles. Make no mistake, this will be a challenge but you'll be rewarded with stunning scenery and a bespoke finisher's medal.
Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge
Sat 19th Mar 2022
Carnforth, United Kingdom
Perks of booking with Let's Do This
The event experience
Based on location
An EPIC Challenge
>200m elevation gain per km
Where and when
St Leonard's Church, Chapel-Le-Dale, St Leonard’s Church, Chapel le Dale, Ingleton, Carnforth LA6 3AR, UK
Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge:6:00am
You'll start from Chapel le Dale where the group will meet and set off first to the Ingleborough summit. You'll then move on to Horton-in-Ribblesdale where the group will stop mid-morning for refreshments and there be toilets available. After reaching the summit of Pen-y-Ghent, you'll stop in Ribbledhead Viaduct in the early afternoon for more refreshments. You'll then reach the summit of Whernside and travel back down to Chapel le Dale after 12 hours of walking.
- Finisher's Medal
- Finisher's certificate
- Mountain guides
- Checkpoint provisions
- Support vehicles
- Bag transfer
How to get there
St Leonard's Church, Chapel-Le-Dale, St Leonard’s Church, Chapel le Dale, Ingleton, Carnforth LA6 3AR, UKGet full directions
There is some parking at Chapel le Dale where the challenge will start and finish.
Event day logistics
06:00 Meet in Chapel le Dale, breifing, group and guide intros, and set off!
07:45 Ingleborough summit
09:45 Refreshment break at Horton-in-Ribblesdale checkpoint
11:15 Pen-y-Ghent summit
14:15 Refreshment break at Ribbledhead Viaduct checkpoint
16:45 Whernside summit
18:30 Completion of the Challenge!
Timings for summits and refreshments are approximates.
You'll stop at the checkpoints at Horton-in-Ribblesdale and Ribbledhead Viaduct which will be fully stocked with refreshments to keep you going on the 12 hour challenge. Your bags can be transferred to the checkpoints for you. There will be toilets available at Horton-in-Ribblesdale but not anywhere else along the route.
You will be accompanied throughout the 12 hour walk by professional mountain guides who will be leading the group.
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Will there be checkpoints along the way of The Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge?
Yes, there'll be two checkpoints at Horton-in-Ribblesdale and Ribbledhead Viaduct where you can stop, take a break and take on some food and drink.
How many miles is The Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge route?
This is a 24 mile course, but with climbs of 5200ft.
Where will The Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge finish?
The course will finish at Chapel le Dale, where it also started.
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