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Circular from Thixendale through Kirby Underdale
Introduction to Walk 2703

Photo from the walk - Circular from Thixendale through Kirby Underdale

County/Area - North Yorkshire & East Yorkshire

Author - Donald Morton

Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km

Ascent - 1100 feet / 333 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This walk in the Yorkshire Wolds provides a mixture of walking through quiet secluded dales and across the wide open spaces of a limestone plateau with extensive views over the Vale of York. It starts and finishes in the village of Thixendale which has a pub and a small shop. A GPX 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.

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