The Aislabie Walk

  • Mist over Hackfall

    Mist over Hackfall

  • Valley near Mickley

    Valley near Mickley

  • The Fountain Hackfall

    The Fountain Hackfall

  • Rustic Temple Hackfall

    Rustic Temple Hackfall

  • The Banqueting House

    The Banqueting House Hackfall

  • Beech Tree Hackfall

    Beech Tree Hackfall

  • View to Masham Limehouse Hill Hackfall

    View to Masham Limehouse Hill Hackfall

  • Studley Royal Temple of Piety

    Studley Royal Temple of Piety

  • Studley Deer Park

    Studley Deer Park

  • Pond near to Mickley

    Pond near to Mickley

  • Braithwaite Hall

    Braithwaite Hall

  • Azerley Tower

    Azerley Tower

  • Weir

    Weir at Studley Royal

Getting to the start of the walk

Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, the start of the walk, are linked by bus from the nearby City of Ripon (approx 4 miles away). For details of all buses to Studley Royal and Fountains Abbey please call Traveline on 0871 200 22 33.

There is a downloadable leaflet on The Ripon Roweller bus service here but please be aware that this may be subject to change so the best advice is to check. The Ripon Roweller 139 service runs Monday - Saturday throughout the year. Call 01423 526655 for details or visit Dales Bus.

To reach Studley Royal from Ripon it's also possible to take a taxi from the Market Square (approx 4 miles each way).

Further travel information can be obtained from the following Tourist Information Centres:

Ripon Tourist Information Office
Tel: 01765 604625

Harrogate Tourist Information Centre
Tel: 0845 389 3223

Studley Royal Lakeside car park has a £8 charge for the whole day but is free for National Trust members. At the time of writing, subject to change. If you are using satnav to find your way to the car park the postcode HG4 3AY will get you to the correct vehicular entrance to the Deer Park to find your way to the car park.