Bishopthorpe

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Distance: 13.8 miles (22.2 km)
Ascent: 64 metres
Grade: 46 ()
Allow: 5h 30m to 9h 30m
Start: YHA York
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A great walk with river, retail, railway, racecourse, Rowntree and ramparts!

Scalby

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Distance: 5.8 miles (9.3 km)
Ascent: 98 metres
Grade: 30 ()
Allow: 2h 30m to 4h 15m
Start: YHA Scarborough
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A lovely wander around the outskirts of Scalby village and to the coast.

Rievaulx Moor

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Distance: 14 miles (22.5 km)
Ascent: 618 metres
Grade: 59 ()
Allow: 6h 15m to 10h
Start: YHA Helmsley
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A great walk through forest to Rievaulx Moor and back past Rievaulx Abbey.

Rievalux Abbey

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Distance: 8.4 miles (13.5 km)
Ascent: 287 metres
Grade: 34 ()
Allow: 3h 30m to 5h 45m
Start: YHA Helmsley
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A lovely walk along the Cleveland Way to Rievaulx Abbey and back.

Hayburn Wyke

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Distance: 11.5 miles (18.5 km)
Ascent: 349 metres
Grade: 49 ()
Allow: 5h to 8h 30m
Start: YHA Scarborough
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A stunning walk along the coast and back along the old railway line.

Whitby Abbey headland

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Distance: 1.4 miles (2.3 km)
Ascent: 53 metres
Grade: 13 ()
Allow: 30m to 1h -1m
Start: YHA Whitby
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A lovely walk with views over the coast, harbour, town and surrounding countryside.

Robin Hood’s Bay

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Distance: 1.3 miles (2.1 km)
Ascent: 50 metres
Grade: 17 ()
Allow: 30m to 1h
Start: YHA Boggle Hole
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
Explore the beach to Robin Hood’s Bay and enjoy stunning views on the way back along the clifftop.

Whitby

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Distance: 15.8 miles (25.4 km)
Ascent: 561 metres
Grade: 58 ()
Allow: 7h 15m to 11h 45m
Start: YHA Boggle Hole
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A long but easy to follow route with stunning views.

Ravenscar Low Nook

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Distance: 7.9 miles (12.7 km)
Ascent: 345 metres
Grade: 39 ()
Allow: 3h 45m to 6h
Start: YHA Boggle Hole
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A picturesque and easy to follow route along the clifftop path, returning along the old train line.

Grinton

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Distance: 1.7 miles (2.7 km)
Ascent: 117 metres
Grade: 27 ()
Allow: 1h to 1h 30m
Start: YHA Grinton Lodge
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A lovely walk across the moor into Grinton village and back through meadows.

York City Walls

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Distance: 5.1 miles (8.2 km)
Ascent: 54 metres
Grade: 20 ()
Allow: 2h to 2h 30m
Start: YHA York
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A fascinating walk through York, including the city walls.
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