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Leaholm Moor from Scaling Dam
Introduction to Walk 1452

Photo from the walk - Leaholm Moor from Scaling Dam

Nat Park - North York Moors

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Andy Chaplin

Length - 9.8 miles / 15.8 km

Ascent - 800 feet / 242 metres

Grade - moderate

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. Navigation skills are useful especially in poor visibility. 

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Ordnance Survey Explorer OL26Sheet Map1:25kBUY MAP
Anquet OS Explorer OL26Digital Map1:25kBUY MAP
Ordnance Survey Landranger 94Sheet Map1:50kBUY MAP
Anquet OS Landranger 94Digital Map1:50kBUY MAP

It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

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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.

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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