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Saltergate, Fylingdales & Allerston High Moor
Introduction to Walk 1602

Photo from the walk - Saltergate, Fylingdales & Allerston High Moor

Nat Park - North York Moors

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Phil Catterall

Length - 11.5 miles / 18.7 km

Ascent - 1150 feet / 348 metres

Grade - moderate

A circular North York Moors walk on the longest tract of heather moorland in England, taking a close look at RAF Fylingdales Early Warning Station and two historic crosses. Returning to the Hole of Horcum and Saltergate via Langdale Forest. 

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Dundale Pond from Levisham
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Hole of Horcum and Saltergate Brow from Lockton
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Length - 10.3 miles / 16.7 km
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Hole of Horcum from Levisham Station
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km
Walk 1922
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Walk 1930
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Grade - moderate
Length - 11.3 miles / 18.4 km
Walk 2563
4.6 miles / 7.4 km away
Egton Bridge & Grosmont from Goathland
Grade - moderate
Length - 12.5 miles / 20.3 km
Walk 2665
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Cawthorne Roman Camp Circular
Grade - moderate
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Walk 2325
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Grade - moderate
Length - 10.1 miles / 16.4 km
Walk 1623
7.0 miles / 11.2 km away
Burn Howe Rigg from Jugger Howes
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
Walk 1395
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Broxa & Broxa Forest
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 8.3 miles / 13.4 km

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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