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Goathland & Howl Moors
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Photo from the walk - Goathland & Howl Moors

Nat Park - North York Moors

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Andy Chaplin

Length - 11.2 miles / 18.2 km

Ascent - 700 feet / 212 metres

Grade - moderate

This lengthy North York Moors walk crosses Two Howes Rigg and circles the Goathland and Howl Moors. In addition the Wheeldale Beck valley is very pretty. For railway enthusiasts you may also see steam trains on the North York Moors Railway.  A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Other walks nearby

Walk 2563
2.1 miles / 3.4 km away
Egton Bridge & Grosmont from Goathland
Grade - moderate
Length - 12.5 miles / 20.3 km
Walk 1602
3.1 miles / 4.9 km away
Saltergate, Fylingdales & Allerston High Moor
Grade - moderate
Length - 11.5 miles / 18.7 km
Walk 1930
3.6 miles / 5.7 km away
Wheeldale Moor circular
Grade - moderate
Length - 11.3 miles / 18.4 km
Walk 1464
4.6 miles / 7.3 km away
Blue Bank & Sleights Moor
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.8 miles / 12.6 km
Walk 3337
5.2 miles / 8.4 km away
Dundale Pond from Levisham
Grade - easy
Length - 4.8 miles / 7.8 km
Walk 1397
5.3 miles / 8.5 km away
Hole of Horcum from Levisham Station
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km
Walk 1396
5.5 miles / 8.7 km away
Hole of Horcum and Saltergate Brow from Lockton
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.3 miles / 16.7 km
Walk 1623
5.7 miles / 9.0 km away
Burn Howe Rigg from Jugger Howes
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
Walk 1675
5.7 miles / 9.2 km away
The Esk Valley & Egton High Moor
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.5 miles / 17.1 km
Walk 2130
6.0 miles / 9.5 km away
Robin Hood's Bay & Hawkser from Fylingthorpe
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 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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