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Thruscross Reservoir
Introduction to Walk 1574

Photo from the walk - Thruscross Reservoir

Region - Nidderdale AONB

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Yorkshire Water

Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km

Ascent - 250 feet / 76 metres

Time - 2 hours 30 minutes

Grade - easy

The Washburn Valley in North Yorkshire offers some stunning scenery and this circuit of Thruscross Reservoir provides a good introduction to the geography, geology and nature of this area. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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Walk 1946
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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.

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