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Leaholm Moor from Scaling Dam

Nat Park - North York Moors - North York Moors East

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Andy Chaplin

Length - 9.8 miles / 15.8 km

Ascent - 800 feet / 242 metres

Grade - moderate

Start - OS grid reference NZ756128
Lat 54.504889 // Long -0.834021
Postcode TS13 4TT (approx. location only)
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Route Outline

This North York Moors walk covers the moorland between Scaling Reservoir and the Esk Valley. It gives good views southwards into the Esk Valley and northwards towards the coast. The start is the Northumbrian Water public car park (grid ref. NZ756128). After parking walk east along the A171. Turn right down the road that goes south to High Tranmire Farm. Continue along the track on the southern side of the farm. Then at the gate past the farm continue straight ahead and down to the stream at the bottom of the field. Cross the stream and turn right across the field, then up to the left where it narrows towards an exit from the field into Tranmire Grange (grid ref. NZ770117). Continue south of the Grange and pick up the short, gated road towards the public road that goes south to Low Whims, High Whims and then Redmire Farm.

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