Buckden Pike and Great Whernside Walk (12 miles)

Buckden Pike

Buckden PikeClick here to view the walk

Distance 19.2 km (12miles)

Time 5-6 hours

Description The walk is a classic dales journey from Kettlewell to the Pike and then on to Great Whernside ludes. On Buckden Pike there is a memorial to the Polish crew of an RAF Wellington bomber that crashed on the moor during a snowstorm in 1942.

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  1. “The walk is a classic dales journey from Kettlewell to the Pike and then on to Great Whernside ludes. On Buckden Pike there is a memorial to the Polish crew of an RAF Wellington bomber that crashed on the moor during a snowstorm in 1942.”

    My father who was the sole survivor of this crash and erected the memorial passed away at that age of 95 on 4 July 2017

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