Castle Howard & Coneysthorpe from Bulmer

Introduction to Walk 3121

Photo from the walk - Castle Howard & Coneysthorpe from Bulmer

Region - Howardian Hills

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Andy Chaplin

Length - 11.4 miles / 18.5 km

Ascent - 1025 feet / 311 metres

Grade - moderate

A North Yorkshire walk that features the grounds of Castle Howard, two attractive villages and some fine views. The route uses a section of the Centenary Way. Part of the route sees few walkers and a map is a useful aid for navigation.

GPX File available for download

Walk Description

Map showing start

Suggested Maps

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Explorer Map graphic - OS Explorer - Sheet 300 BUY MAP

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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.

Area Information

Howardian Hills

This AONB lies to the south of the North York Moors National Park. The area offers a varied landscape with many opportunities for walking and other outdoor activities. - More information

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Accommodation Nearby

Annexe at South View Farm
Ampleforth
10.2 miles / 16.3 km away
Cruck Cottage
Wombleton, near Helmsley
10.5 miles / 16.8 km away
Ox Pasture Hall Country Hotel & Restaurant
Scarborough
23.4 miles / 37.4 km away
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Fountains Court
Scarborough
25.2 miles / 40.3 km away
The Cleveland Tontine
Staddlebridge
25.4 miles / 40.6 km away
Ryedale House
Sleights near Whitby
26.9 miles / 43.1 km away
White Rose Holiday Cottages
Sleights near Whitby
27.7 miles / 44.3 km away
Belle Vue Farm B+B
Hutton Rudby
27.8 miles / 44.4 km away
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Leeds
28.0 miles / 44.8 km away
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Whitby
29.8 miles / 47.6 km away

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