Not far from Orton (Grid Reference NY626160) is the sleepy village of Maulds Meaburn. It is in the village that there is a short, yet very beautiful river walk. Meaburn, meaning meadow stream.
In the reign of Henry 2nd, a brother and sister were given land by the crown. The King reclaimed Sir Hughes land called it Kings Meaburn whilst the sister was allowed to keep her share – hence the name Maulds Meaburn.
Explore the sleepy village of Maulds Meaburn on this easy access river walk, ideal for a powered wheelchair user.
Where do I park?
There is limited parking at the community hall or roadside parking
What Map do I need?
OS Explorer map: OL19: Howgill Fells & Upper Eden Valley
What facilities are there?
Accessible toilets are available in the village.