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In the landscape

Yordas Cave

Yordas Cave can be found at the top end of the valley of Kingsdale, hidden in a small plantation just of the west side of the Thornton to Dent road below the summit of Gragareth.

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Three Counties system

The Three Counties cave system is the longest and most complicated system in Britain - it is currently thought to be around 89km long with over 40 different entrances.

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Hull Pot

Hull Pot pothole lies on the western side of Pen-y-ghent just to the north of the main footpath which leads from the summit into Horton-in-Ribblesdale.

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Ingleborough Cave

Ingleborough Cave is one of three show caves in the Yorkshire Dales. It is reached by a lovely walk along a nature trail which starts in the village of Clapham and has been a visitor attraction since 1837.

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White Scar Cave

White Scar Cave lies off the B6255 Ingleton to Hawes road on the lower western slopes of Ingleborough. Its name comes from the colour of the steep craggy outcrops of limestone rock that rise above the cave entrance.

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Gaping Gill

Gaping Gill is one of the most famous caves in the Dales and one of the largest underground chambers in Britain.

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Stump Cross Caverns

Stump Cross Caverns is a show cave which lies alongside the road between Grassington and Pateley Bridge, and is on the Way of the Roses cycle route.

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