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Saltergate, Fylingdales & Allerston High Moor
Introduction to Walk 1602

Photo from the walk - Saltergate, Fylingdales & Allerston High Moor

Nat Park - North York Moors - North York Moors East

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Phil Catterall

Length - 11.5 miles / 18.7 km

Ascent - 1150 feet / 348 metres

Grade - moderate

A circular North York Moors walk on the longest tract of heather moorland in England, taking a close look at RAF Fylingdales Early Warning Station and two historic crosses. Returning to the Hole of Horcum and Saltergate via Langdale Forest. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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Other walks nearby

Walk 3534
0.1 miles / 0.1 km away
Dundale Pond & Hole of Horcum from Saltergate
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.2 miles / 8.5 km
Walk 3337
2.4 miles / 3.8 km away
Dundale Pond from Levisham
Grade - easy
Length - 4.8 miles / 7.8 km
Walk 1396
2.4 miles / 3.9 km away
Hole of Horcum and Saltergate Brow from Lockton
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.3 miles / 16.7 km
Walk 1397
2.8 miles / 4.5 km away
Hole of Horcum from Levisham Station
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km
Walk 1922
3.1 miles / 4.9 km away
Goathland & Howl Moors
Grade - moderate
Length - 11.2 miles / 18.2 km
Walk 1930
3.8 miles / 6.1 km away
Wheeldale Moor circular
Grade - moderate
Length - 11.3 miles / 18.4 km
Walk 2563
4.6 miles / 7.4 km away
Egton Bridge & Grosmont from Goathland
Grade - moderate
Length - 12.5 miles / 20.3 km
Walk 3533
4.9 miles / 7.9 km away
Mallyan Spout and Beck Hole from Goathland
Grade - easy
Length - 3.0 miles / 4.9 km
Walk 2665
5.1 miles / 8.2 km away
Cawthorne Roman Camp Circular
Grade - moderate
Length - 12.2 miles / 19.8 km
Walk 1758
5.7 miles / 9.1 km away
Newton House Plantation & Stony Leas
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.3 miles / 16.7 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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