Slingsby and South Holme

Introduction to Walk 1311

Photo from the walk - Slingsby and South Holme

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Phil Catterall

Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km

Ascent - 100 feet / 30 metres

Grade - easy/mod

An easy half day North Yorkshire walk over flat arable farmland in the Vale of Pickering. The route takes in part of the old track bed of the Malton to Pilmoor Junction railway line, tracks, paths, bridleways and public roads in the South Holme Parish. 

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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