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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

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).


 

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It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

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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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