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.

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Walk Description

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Walks from the same start

Walk 3434
North Grimston, Birdsall & Wharram Percy
Grade - moderate
Length - 12.1 miles / 19.7 km

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Wayram To Fridaythorpe Circular
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Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km
Walk 3349
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Length - 9.1 miles / 14.8 km
Walk 3126
6.8 miles / 10.9 km away
Kirkham Priory & Pretty Wood from Low Hutton
Grade - moderate
Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 km
Walk 3127
8.4 miles / 13.5 km away
Bishop Wilton from Millington
Grade - moderate
Length - 13.4 miles / 21.8 km
Walk 3121
10.8 miles / 17.2 km away
Castle Howard & Coneysthorpe from Bulmer
Grade - moderate
Length - 11.4 miles / 18.5 km
Walk 1311
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Slingsby and South Holme
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Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
Walk 2325
14.3 miles / 22.9 km away
Troutsdale Circular
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.1 miles / 16.4 km
Walk 3428
14.4 miles / 23.1 km away
Boynton from Rudston circular
Grade - easy
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km

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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17.4 miles / 27.9 km away
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26.8 miles / 42.8 km away
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27.5 miles / 44.0 km away
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Whitby
29.1 miles / 46.6 km away
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