Deepdale and the deserted village of Wharram St. Percy

Introduction to Walk 3515

Photo from the walk - Deepdale and the deserted village of Wharram St. Percy

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Ascent - 450 feet / 136 metres

Grade - easy

The rolling hills and dales of the Yorkshire Wolds are, to some walkers, one of the best kept secrets in the country. This route includes some of the typical scenic features of the area and also visits the deserted village of Wharram St. Percy. A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Walk 3434
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Length - 13.4 miles / 21.8 km
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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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