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North Yorkshire Moors

North Yorkshire Moors

Ahoy Shipmates

Great Ayton to Guisborough - 13 October 2018 Ahoy shipmates, what do pies and Captain Cook have in common? Answer: They can both be found in Great Ayton. Well, a statue of Captain Cook can be found, the man himself only went to school there, he lived on Aireyholme Farm about 1.5 miles from Great Ayton. One of the walks will…
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North Yorkshire Moors

The End of The Line

Scaling Dam to Goathland - 18 August 2018 The 12th September 2010 was the end of the line for the TV series called Heartbeat that used Goathland as the fictional village of Aidensfield. The final episode was called Sweet Sorrow which seems rather apt for the cancellation of a long running tv series. Unlike Heartbeat, we are still going strong although…
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It’s Never That Long

Lion Inn to Kirkbymoorside - 23 June 2018 The last time in the Yorkshire Dales, this time on the North Yorkshire Moors. While the journey to the start of these routes is perhaps as not as long as a fortnight ago it still seems a long way to get to the Lion Inn. Is that why we have only been…
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Off and On Again

Castleton to Lealholm - 26 May 2018 This was the walk from week 5 which was planned for the 5th March. It was also the week with the worst weather for many years and we decided to cancel the walk and not go out at all that weekend, it was only the second time we have ever cancelled a walk. Here we are…
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Hill or Ridge?

Osmotherly to Kilburn - 3 February 2018 There was a change of plan made for the last walk. With snow on the ground and with more forecast and Alston cut off in several directions it was decided that we take an easy option and head for Brampton. As it happened it was a good choice, it was a really nice…
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A Trip to Whitby

Staithes to Whitby - 19 August 2017 A visit to Whitby comes up every so often. We have been there six times over previous years so this will be number seven. The routes have been variable but there are only a certain number of different ways into Whitby when it is sitting on the east coast. Twice we have walked…
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