A list of suggested excursions from Kirkby Stephen: 

  • Alston via Melmerby Village Bakery
  • Alston Lead Mines and South Tynedale Steam Railway
  • Hawes with its Rope Works, Dales Countryside Museum and Cheese Factory
  • Ingleton Falls and White Scar Caves
  • Northern reaches of the Lake District National Park with all the wonderful mountains, lakes and villages
  • Sedbergh, Dent and Kirkby Lonsdale
  • Skipton with its market and castle
  • Southern reaches of the Lake District National Park, via Kendal
  • The Border Country with Hadrians Wall
  • The West Coast with its beautiful scenery and historic fishing ports
  • The Trough of Bowland
  • The Yorkshire Dales National Park
  • Over Stainmore to Barnard Castle and Bowes Museum