Pennine Way - Part Two

21st July 2022

Start Point: Gargrave Railway Station
Finish Point: Thwaite
Camping – discretely in a field just north of Hawes
Download GPX route file:

After my failure to Fastpack the complete Pennine Way in one go, in 2021 (Part 1: https://youtu.be/-PQRA_bG8Dc), I attempt another section of the trail from Gargrave, heading north.

Map used: Harvey 1:40,000 Pennine Way South National Trail Map XT40: https://www.harveymaps.co.uk/acatalog/Pennine-Way-map-set-YHWRPNK.html#SID=104

My Kit List: https://lighterpack.com/r/miuwaz

My favourite budget friendly kit that I have purchased from Aliexpress
Tent: 3f UL LANSHAN 1 PRO: https://s.click.aliexpress.com/e/_DdJH51t
Mattress: https://www.aliexpress.com/item/4001223973136.html
Stove: BRS 3000-T https://s.click.aliexpress.com/e/_DmNwhar
Titanium Pot: Lixada 450ml (a small gas cartridge fits nicely inside) https://s.click.aliexpress.com/e/_DcZ5cvp
Long spoon: great for using with rehydrated meal packs: https://s.click.aliexpress.com/e/_DetjeLz

Public Transport:

Outward Journey:
Metro Centre – Carlisle: Train £11
Carlise to Gargrave: Train £15
(I saved a fortune by splitting my ticket as a direct through ticket would have cost me £69)

Return Journey:
Thwaite – Richmond: £5.90 (4 daily buses)
Richmond – Darlington: Bus £5.80 (regular services)
Darlington – Newcastle: Train £9:70 (regular services)

Filmed on a GoPro Hero8 Black & DJI Mini 2 Drone
Edited with DaVinci Resolve 18

Route Map (download GPX)