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Beck Dale & Rievaulx from Helmsley
Introduction to Walk 1525

Photo from the walk - Beck Dale & Rievaulx from Helmsley

Nat Park - North York Moors

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Andy Chaplin

Length - 9.8 miles / 15.8 km

Ascent - 1000 feet / 303 metres

Grade - moderate

This North York Moors walk starts from Helmsley and takes in Beck Dale, the River Rye & Rievaulx Abbey before joining the final stage of the Cleveland Way from Rievaulx Bridge back to Helmsley. A GPS 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.

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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