Kirkham Priory & Pretty Wood from Low Hutton

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Photo from the walk - Kirkham Priory & Pretty Wood from Low Hutton

Region - Howardian Hills

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Andy Chaplin

Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 km

Ascent - 700 feet / 212 metres

Grade - moderate

A North Yorkshire walk in the scenic Howardian Hills AONB from Low Hutton on the west bank of the River Derwent. The route follows a substantial section of the Centenary Way through the villages of Thirby, Kirkham and Cranbeck and includes varied scenic interest throughout including woodland, open pastures and riverside views.

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Walk Description

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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

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11.8 miles / 18.9 km away
Annexe at South View Farm
Ampleforth
13.4 miles / 21.4 km away
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Scarborough
20.2 miles / 32.3 km away
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The White Linen Guest House
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