The Herriot Way

Herriot Building With Reflection

The Herriot Way is a 52 mile walk though the beautiful northern-most Yorkshire Dales of Wensleydale and Swaledale. The walk splits conveniently into four stages, each approximately 13 miles per day.

Using ‘Walking The Herriot Way’ as your guide book, let Herriot’s Guest House be your base with our accommodation and transport deal; the Herriot Way Walk package.

Herriot’s in Hawes’ exclusive guide book ‘Walking The Herriot Way ‘anti-clockwise’ by           Stuart W. Greig, has over 40 pages of detailed route descriptions, along with 20 beautifully detailed hand-drawn maps; the complete guide for The Herriot Way.

Herriot’s Guest House is pleased to be able to offer the Herriot Way Walk package. Based on the following itinerary:-

Sunday Arrive at Herriot’s Guest House; unpack and relax!
Monday Walk from Hawes along Wensleydale to Aysgarth Falls.
Transportation back to Hawes.
Tuesday Transport to Aysgarth after breakfast.
Walk to Grinton (near Reeth)
Transport back to Hawes
Wednesday Transport to Grinton
Walk along Swaledale to Keld
Transport back to Hawes
Thursday Transport to Keld
Walk over Great Shunner Fell following the Pennine Way back to Hawes
Friday Depart Herriot’s Guest House after breakfast

The Herriot Way Map

Included in the price from just £350* per person are:-

  • 5 nights bed and breakfast accommodation (Sunday to Thursday)
  • 4 days self-guided walking in Wensleydale and Swaledale
  • Transport to the start and back from the end of each days walking
  • Packed lunch each day
  • Free use of ‘Walking The Herriot Way’ by Stuart W. Greig guide book
  • Use of our drying room…just in case the weather inclines towards damp!
  • A Variety of eating places in Hawes to choose from for your evening meal.
  • Unpack for the week, you’ll not have to live out of a suitcase and pack up each morning.

Please call us for room availability and to book your ‘Herriot Way Walk’. This package is only available April through to end of September.

* based on two people sharing a room, otherwise a single person supplement of £50.00 will be charged using if a single room; or £20 per person, per night supplement if using single occupancy of a larger room.