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Roseberry Topping & Captain Cook's Monument
Introduction to Walk 1330

Photo from the walk - Roseberry Topping & Captain Cook's Monument

Nat Park - North York Moors - North York Moors West

County/Area - North Yorkshire & Redcar and Cleveland

Author - Peter Smyly

Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km

Ascent - 1200 feet / 364 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This circular North York Moors walk from Great Ayton takes in the summit of Roseberry Topping and Captain Cook's Monument. Both of these features are worth exploring with the added bonus of some fine views across the countryside. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Walk 1467
1.1 miles / 1.8 km away
Cleveland Way - Roseberry Common to Tidy Brown Hill
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Length - 15.0 miles / 24.4 km
Walk 3160
1.3 miles / 2.0 km away
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Length - 6.3 miles / 10.2 km
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Roseberry Topping from Newton under Roseberry
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Length - 3.2 miles / 5.2 km
Walk 3165
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Length - 14.3 miles / 23.2 km
Walk 3319
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Eston Moor from Flatts Lane
Grade - easy
Length - 3.0 miles / 4.9 km
Walk 1468
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Clay Bank, Wain Stones, Bank Foot & Bloworth Crossing
Grade - moderate
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Walk 2685
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Highcliff Nab and Guisborough Moor from Commondale
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Length - 11.1 miles / 18 km
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Baysdale circular from Hob Hole
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Walk 1050
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Highcliff Nab & Roseberry Topping from Slapewath
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.5 miles / 17.1 km
Walk 1469
5.8 miles / 9.3 km away
Carlton Bank, Scugdale, Raisdale & Kirby Bank
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.5 miles / 17.1 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

Recommended Reading

The North York Moors

The North York MoorsThis guidebook describes 50 circular day walking routes in the North York Moors. The moors offer no great height but cover seven regions; the Tabular Hills, Hambleton Hills, Cleveland Hills, Northern Moors, High Moors, Eastern Moors and Cleveland Coast. There is also a four-day route following the classic Lyke Wake Walk.
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