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Hole of Horcum from Levisham Station

Nat Park - North York Moors - North York Moors East

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Andy Chaplin

Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km

Ascent - 700 feet / 212 metres

Grade - easy/mod

Start - OS grid reference SE817910
Lat 54.308074 // Long -0.745833
Postcode YO18 7NN (approx. location only)
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Route Outline

Apart from one climb out of North Dale from beside the North Yorks Moors Railway this is an easy circular walk on well defined paths. It offers some wonderful scenery and the chance to see steam trains in operation on the North Yorks Moors Railway,

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