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Malham Tarn North Yorkshire

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From the northwest.
Dave Dunford
From the northwest.

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Site Details

A surprisingly large lake, given that this is limestone country. The lake is natural, though extended artificially.

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Birding Sites in the Malham Tarn Area

Additional Site Details


Two miles north of Malham village, which is signposted from the A65 between Skipton and Settle.


By public rights-of-way from car parks.


Car parks at SD895658 and SD881671; no unauthorised vehicular access to the Field Study Centre by car.

Opening Times

Any time.


Hide to the west of the Field Study Centre (access arrangements unknown).

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