Swaledale and Arkengarthdale

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Swaledale and Arkengarthdale are the most northerly dales in the Yorkshire Dales National Park.

Swaledale was described by the great Alfred Wainwright as his 'favourite dale'.

The Dale is famous for its scenery with its stone walls, field barns, moorland, many footpaths for river and low and high level walking and its wild-life.

Its ancient villages have historic buildings, many places to stay, eat and be entertained.

It is the home of the nationally renowned Swaledale Festival and last July hosted stage one of the Tour de France cycle race.

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Year

Visitors

so far 2015

102,258

2014

192,317

2013

147,942

2012

119,472

2011

112,494

2010

67,757

2009

35,881

2008

14,009

2007

6,118

2006

1,149