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Highcliff Nab and Guisborough Moor from Commondale
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Nat Park - North York Moors - North York Moors West

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Andy Chaplin

Length - 11.1 miles / 18 km

Ascent - 1090 feet / 330 metres

Time - 6 hours 40 minutes

Grade - moderate

A North York Moors walk visiting Skelderskew, Guisborough and Commondale Moors. The route also includes Highcliff Nab to enjoy the great views north to the coast. The second half of the route includes great views south across Levendale and Sleddale. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

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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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