Gauber Bunk Barn, Ribblehead, Ingleton, Carnforth, LA6 3JF

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In the heart of Yorkshire's Three Peaks country right on the route between Pen-y-ghent and Whernside, also in close proximity to the Dales Way, Dales High Way, Pennine Way and Pennine Bridleway routes. This warm comfortable bunkbarn sleeps up to 13 in three rooms (one en suite). Downstairs is the main bathroom with shower over bath. The large self-catering kitchen/diner has a farmhouse table whilst the spacious living room has a wood burner for those chilly nights and a smart TV. (Starter log packs are provided, extra logs can be purchased). The secluded garden to rear has stunning views as do the front bedrooms. An annex is situated next to the bunk barn. The Den sleeps up to 4 people. Both the bunk barn and Den can be booked together (subject to availability). Perfect base for walkers, cavers and cyclists or for families to enjoy a fantastic break in the Yorkshire Dales. Close to Ribblehead Viaduct, White Scar Caves, Ingleton Waterfalls, Wensleydale Creamery, the open air pool at Ingleton and the Settle to Carlisle railway. The Lake District is just a 40 min drive and the coast is just over an hour. Dogs by arrangement and breakfasts can be provided if pre-booked. Gauber is within walking distance of a pub. Please contact Gauber Bunk Barn for more details and prices.

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  • Beds & Rooms:

    17: Bunkhouse: 13: 2x4, 1x5 (dbl+3) ensuite. The Den 4: 1x4.
  • Open:

    All year.
  • Price per night:

    Please enquire for prices including bedding,towel & a pack of logs..
  • Booking:

    Via telephone. All bookings are subject to any government guidelines, restrictions & legislation in force at the time of your stay. Pre-booking is essential. Bunk Barn: A min 2 night stay (3 nights over B/H weekends) will apply. The Den: A min 2 night stay (3 nights over B/H weekends) will apply on Fri-Sat. Single night stays are available in The Den from Sun-Thurs.
  • Directions:

    From A65 at Ingleton take B6255 (Hawes). Pass Ribblehead station and take next right (Horton in Ribblesdale). Gauber Bunkbarn is on the left after 1/2 mile.
  • Public Transport:

    15 min walk from Ribblehead train station
  • Walks:

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks The Pennine Bridleway Dales Highway Yorkshire Three Peaks Settle to Carlisle Dales Way Pennine Way
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aMixed dormitories
&Family rooms
fSleeping bags required
gFully heated
nBreakfast available (with notice)
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
'Bike/equipment store (lockable)
iDrying room
pClothes washing facilities
vWithin 5 miles of NCN
ZDogs by arrangement


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Gauber Bunkbarn Is Back

May 14th 2021

Tucked away in the heart of The Three Peaks, Gauber Bunkbarn is ideal for anyone looking to enjoy the stunning Yorkshire Dales. Walkers, cyclists, cavers and families will all find something to delight them here.

Gauber Bunk barn in the three peaks

A walkers’ paradise.

September 19th 2020

Gauber Bunk Barn offers cosy, comfortable accommodation surrounded by many of Yorkshire’s best walking routes.

The Dales Way, The Dales High Way, The Pennine Way and the Yorkshire Three Peaks route all pass close by.  The Howgills and Limestone Trial is 2.25 miles away and The Pennine Journey is 3.25 miles away.  The iconic Ribblehead Viaduct on the Settle to Carlisle railway is also a short walk away.  What more could a walker ask for?

dales way from Gauber bunkbarn

Gauber Bunk Barn is dog friendly

March 9th 2020

Those in search of dog friendly accommodation in the Yorkshire dales look no further.

Right by the Ribblehead Viaduct this hostel outshines itself with location being sandwiched between national parks. There are more walks to go on than you can shake a stick at. If you’re not throwing them that is, as Gauber Bunk Barn also happens to be a dog friendly hostel. We are in the heart of the Yorkshire Three Peaks! There are numerous walks right from our door, we just ask guests to observe The Countryside Code. Our 2 local pubs,The Station Inn and Old Hill Inn both welcome dogs. Please note there is a charge of £5 per dog per stay.

dales way view

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Yorkshire Three Peaks Fell Race

April 30th 2019

Ever since I started fell running almost exactly 3 years ago it had been an ambition of mine to run the Yorkshire 3 Peaks Fell Race – the ‘Marathon in the Mountains’ and the blue-riband event of the fell running calendar. The races takes on three highest mountains in Yorkshire – Pen-y-Ghent, Whernside and Ingleborough over 23.3miles and over 1600m of ascent, quite a daunting prospect!

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Gauber Bunk barn in the three peaks

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