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Clay Bank, Wain Stones, Bank Foot & Bloworth Crossing
Introduction to Walk 1468

Photo from the walk - Clay Bank, Wain Stones, Bank Foot & Bloworth Crossing

Nat Park - North York Moors

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Andy Chaplin

Length - 14.3 miles / 23.2 km

Ascent - 1800 feet / 545 metres

Grade - moderate

This circular walk in the North York Moors covers a section of the Cleveland Way and offers a variety of landscape from wild moorland to valley pastures. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

Maps   Ordnance Survey Logo   Anquet Maps Logo

Ordnance Survey Explorer OL26Sheet Map1:25kBUY MAP
Anquet OS Explorer OL26Digital Map1:25kBUY MAP
Ordnance Survey Landranger 93Sheet Map1:50kBUY MAP
Anquet OS Landranger 93Digital Map1:50kBUY MAP

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

Digital Maps - For more information on digital maps go to Anquet Maps. Digital maps, including Ordnance Survey, Harvey Superwalker and British Mountain Maps, are available for your PC, Mac, iPhone, iPad, Android tablet and phone.

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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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