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Blue Bank & Sleights Moor
Introduction to Walk 1464

Photo from the walk - Blue Bank & Sleights Moor

Nat Park - North York Moors - North York Moors East

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Andy Chaplin

Length - 7.8 miles / 12.6 km

Ascent - 950 feet / 288 metres

Time - 4 hours 50 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This North York Moors walk offers some excellent walking and this route provides a spectacular view across Whitby and many others along the way. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers. This applies in England. Wales & Scotland have different and stricter rules which do not allow walking away from home.

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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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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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