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Sedbergh Gateway – for Walkers and Cyclists in the western Yorkshire Dales


About The Sedbergh Area Walking & Cycling Group

The group was originally inspired by the Walkers Are Welcome towns project. In August 2015 Sedbergh was accepted as a member of the scheme.

We decided to include cycling in our plans, not least because some of us have also been influenced by the ideas and principles of Sustrans.

Our aim is to encourage more people to walk and cycle in this area, whether they be locals or visitors. We hope thereby to:

Contact Us

If you have any ideas about how to encourage walking and cycling in this area, please e‑mail Carole Nelson, our secretary, or ring her on 015396‑21770

If you are interested in rights of way, the Yorkshire Dales National Park or the Ramblers Association, please contact Malcolm Petyt, our chairman. E‑mail him on malcolmpetyt252@btinternet.com or telephone 015396‑21574.

For information about our guided walks, contact Keith Birbeck, at keithbirbeck@gmail.com, or on 015396–20941.

Regarding this website, please e‑mail Robert Powell, or ring him on 015396‑20482. The Sedbergh Gateway has been designed with the sight–impaired and dyslexics in mind. Any comments rearding accessibility would be particularly welcome.

Sponsor Us

If you would like to become one of our sponsors by advertising on this site, please contact Robert by e‑mail, or telephone him on 015396‑20482.


We cannot accept responsibility or liability resulting from any errors or omissions on this website.

Individual walkers, runners and cyclists need to satisfy themselves as to the advisability of any trip they undertake or route they follow.

Links to other sites and social media are given in good faith. However we can accept no liability or responsibility for their content or security.

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