Herriot Way

Additional Days & Activities

We would be delighted to arrange additional accommodation for you along the Herriot Way.

You may wish to plan a rest day or have an additional night at any of the locations along the route which offer activities or sightseeing opportunities - we've made some suggestions below. Please request this when you make an enquiry.


  • Visit Hardraw Force, England’s highest single-drop waterfall
  • Take a tour of Wensleydale Creamery; see how this famous local cheese is made and best of all, sample some!
  • Explore the Dales Countryside Museum to find out more about life in the Yorkshire Dales


  • Visit the four waterfalls – Kisdon Force, East Gill Force, Catrake Force and Wain Wath Force - at a nearby limestone gorge on the River Swale. These are particularly spectacular after a lot of rain!


  • Visit the Swaledale Museum to find out more about the areas you are walking through
  • Cross the swing bridge over the River Swale and enjoy some short local riverside walks
  • Take the bus to Richmond, a half hour away, and explore this popular North Yorkshire town with its Norman Castle and Georgian architecture