Walks in the North York Moors

There are over 100 of my favourite walks in the North York Moors, Coast & Wolds. To help you find the best ones for you please browse them….

…on a map

…as a list

All the walks are free to download/print & use.

I have walked every walk on the website in the last few years, therefore the information is up to date. The comments though are my personal view and anyone taking one of the walks does so at their own risk. My recommendation is always to take a map and use it.

For the best walks in the Yorkshire Dales click here

For the best walks in the Lake District click here

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9.5

Exploring Dalby Forest

Cyclist on Sand Dale
  • Low level walk through farm & forest
  • Attractive setting along Thornton Dale
  • Thornton-le-Dale is a pretty village

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Miles
7.5

The Fryup Dales

Duck Bridge Danby
  • Explore the 2 Fryup Dales
  • Historical settlements on Danby Rigg
  • Combine, river, woods and moorland

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Miles
5.5

Sutton Bank & the White Horse

Gormire Lake
  • Walk along the scar at Sutton Bank
  • Circuit of tranquil Gormire Lake
  • Visit the Kilburn White Horse

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Miles
7.5

Steam trains from Pickering

Steam train near Pickering
  • Start on the North York Moors railway
  • Walk combines woodland and open valleys
  • Levisham is an attractive village

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Miles
6.5

Villages of the Esk Valley

Houlsyke near Danby
  • Explore the Esk Valley
  • Visit a number of small villages
  • Enjoy a train ride which is good value

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Miles
3.5

Visiting Malo Cross

Malo Cross
  • Visit the ancient Malo Cross
  • Woodland, high moors and farmland
  • Good views in all directions from Whinny Hill

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Miles
6.5

Staithes to Port Mulgrave

Staithes
  • Coastal walking south of Staithes
  • Visit Port Mulgrave, an old fishing centre
  • Enjoy the views of the cliffs and sea

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Miles
5.5

Levisham & Lockton

Fox and Rabbit near Lockton
  • Walk between Levisham & Lockton
  • Deep valleys and woodland
  • Steam railway passes by the walk

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Miles
5.5

Cod Beck Reservoir from Osmotherley

Autumn Colours
  • Lovely circuit of the reservoir
  • Take in the views above Osmotherley
  • Picnic at the bridge near Sheepwash

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Miles
3

Views over Osmotherley

Osmotherley from the North
  • Explore the countryside near Osmotherley
  • Take in a pretty little dell and stream
  • Views over the village and beyond

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