GoLakes - Cumbria & the Lake District
I Know Yorkshire - accommodation in Yorkshire
Train timetables and fares - National rail journey planner
Dalesbus - Buses in the Yorkshire Dales, including the very useful S1 Western Dalesbus on a Saturday, connecting Dent station to Dent and Sedbergh
Brigantes - Dales based baggage couriers and specialist holiday service for A Dales High Way, including accommodation booking, baggage transfers, guidebooks etc.
The Sherpa Van Project - Baggage couriers and accommodation booking services for A Dales High Way
Contours Walking Holidays - Self-guided walking holiday organisers for A Dales High Way, including accommodation booking, baggage transfers and guidebooks
North West Walks - offering both guided and self guided walking holidays, including A Dales High Way, with accommodation booking, baggage transfers, route information notes, route map and guidebook
Wandering Aengus - Specialists for self-guided walking holidays in Northern England and the Lake District, including A Dales High Way with accommodation booking, baggage transfers and guidebooks
Where2walk - a Dales-based specialist walking holiday service (and popular walking website) for long distance trails, including A Dales High Way. Advice on alternative itineraries to suit your ability, accommodation booking, baggage transfers, guidebooks etc.
Northern Guiding - Guided walking holiday service, with accommodation booking, baggage transfers and qualified walk guide.
HF Holidays - Guided walking holiday service, with country house full-board accommodation, daily walk transport and experienced walk guides.
The weather in the Yorkshire Dales is pretty unpredictable - an overview of the average weather can be found here
Met Office Mountain forecast for Yorkshire Dales - hazards forecast for the fells, updated twice daily
Weather information from Accuweather
My Local Weather provides up-to-date detailed records from weather stations along the way
View the weather on the Ingleborough Webcam
If you or others suffer an injury or get into difficulty whilst walking the fells, call 999 and ask for the POLICE, then ask for MOUNTAIN RESCUE:
The Cave Rescue Organisation, The Upper Wharfedale Fell Rescue Association, the Swaledale Mountain Rescue Team & the Kirkby Stephen Mountain Rescue Team cover the Yorkshire Dales and Upper Eden Valley
The Walking Englishman - Celebrates walking in Britain
Long Distance Walkers Association - The LDWA is an Association of people with the common interest of walking long distances in rural, mountainous or moorland areas. By joining the LDWA, you will meet other like-minded long distance walkers and gain access to information on walking events and long distance walking routes all over the UK
Wainwright Society - Information about the Coast to Coast walk and all things AW
The Dales Way Association - Information about the Dales Way walk
National Trails - Information about National Trails including The Pennine Way
WalkingForum - Discussion about all things walking
Walking Pages - Walking Books
Friends of the Three Peaks - Help support and maintain the Three Peaks
FoSCL guided walks - free guided walks from the Settle-Carlisle line organised by the Friends of the Settle Carlisle Line, mainly Wednesdays and Saturdays
Friends of DalesRail - run free guided walks for the public from the Settle-Carlisle railway line and other local railway lines, mostly weekends
ride2stride - the Settle-Carlisle Walking Festival
Baildon Walkers are Welcome - at the start of A Dales High Way
Other long distance walks in the Dales area include The Coast to Coast Walk, The Mid Pennine Way, The Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge, The Six Peaks Trail, The Herriot Way, the Six Dales Trail, and the Howgills & Limestone Trail.
Grough Magazine - online walking and outdoor magazine from Gough Ltd.
Walks Around Britian - online video walks and podcasts site.
Where2Walk - Where2walk presents the best walks in the Yorkshire Dales, the Lake District, the North York Moors and the best places to stay to fully appreciate them.
Happy Hiker - links to walker friendly accommodation providers, free & simple to follow walks, including GPS downloads and basic advice on a variety of walking issues.
Yorkshire Archaeological and Historical Society - includes sections on Family History, Industrial, Medieval, Prehistoric and Roman Antiquities.
Englands Rock Art - Detailed archaeological record of Rock Art investigations in Northumberland and West Yorkshire.
Out of Oblivion - A landscape through time. Archaeological record of the Dales
Watershed Landscape Resources - a host of archaeological, geological and other resources from the South Pennine uplands area at the start of the walk
The Prehistory Guys - Podcasts and films about Prehistoric Britain and Ireland. Fascinating.
Nature in the Dales - a wildlife resource: species, habitats and conservation in the Dales
North East Wildlife - a resource of wildlife images
The RSBP hosts audio recordings of bird calls
The Field Studies Council produce useful guides on wildflowers, birds, trees, rocks etc. as well as running courses
Yorkshire Dales Community Archive - a collection of photos, memories, stories and historical information of relevance to the Yorkshire Dales area
Visorando Walking Route Planner - a really useful interactive walking trail planner; add routes to OS maps, calculates distance, ascent, profiles etc, prints and saves
Bing Maps - switch easily between OS, road, aerial and streetside mapping.
Independent Hostel Guide - bunkhouses, hostels, backpackers, camping barns and group accommodation
Campsites.co.uk - camping, touring and glamping sites
The Dalesman and Cumbria magazines
Friends of the Dales (The Yorkshire Dales Society) campaigns to protect, conserve and support the Yorkshire Dales
The Yorkshire Dales - Links and information
Yorkshire Guide - places to visit, castles, stately homes, beauty spots, towns, villages and gardens in Yorkshire
Dales Discoveries - the Insider's Guide to the Yorkshire Dales
The Mike Harding Folk Show - the best folk music from the heart of the Dales