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Hole of Horcum from Levisham Station
Introduction to Walk 1397

Photo from the walk - Hole of Horcum from Levisham Station

Nat Park - North York Moors

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Andy Chaplin

Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km

Ascent - 700 feet / 212 metres

Grade - easy/mod

The Hole of Horcum is a dramatic feature of the North York Moors and this circular walk provides an interesting route to and from the Hole. The route follows clearly marked paths and has only one short stretch of uphill walking. 

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Walk 1922
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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.

Recommended Reading

The North York Moors

The North York MoorsThis guidebook describes 50 circular day walking routes in the North York Moors. The moors offer no great height but cover seven regions; the Tabular Hills, Hambleton Hills, Cleveland Hills, Northern Moors, High Moors, Eastern Moors and Cleveland Coast. There is also a four-day route following the classic Lyke Wake Walk.
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