Iburndale and the Esk Valley from Stainsacre

Introduction to Walk 2583

Photo from the walk - Iburndale and the Esk Valley from Stainsacre

Nat Park - North York Moors

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Andy Chaplin

Length - 10.3 miles / 16.7 km

Ascent - 1070 feet / 324 metres

Grade - moderate

A North York Moors walk from Stainsacre, near Whitby, exploring a number of scenic valleys in the area. The route includes a section of the Esk Valley Walk following a disused railway and visits some less popular areas for walkers.  A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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