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Ampleforth, Shallow Dale, Yearsley Moor & Wilderness
Introduction to Walk 2702

Photo from the walk - Ampleforth, Shallow Dale, Yearsley Moor & Wilderness

Nat Park - North York Moors - North York Moors West

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Phil Catterall

Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 km

Ascent - 1370 feet / 415 metres

Time - 6 hours 10 minutes

Grade - moderate

Starting from Ampleforth this North Yorkshire walk enters the North York Moors National Park and the adjacent Howardian Hills AONB. The route includes a mixture of wooded hills and farmland. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

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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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