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North Grimston, Birdsall & Wharram Percy
Introduction to Walk 3434

Photo from the walk - North Grimston, Birdsall & Wharram Percy

Region - Yorkshire Wolds

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Andy Chaplin

Length - 12.1 miles / 19.7 km

Ascent - 1100 feet / 333 metres

Time - 7 hours 10 minutes

Grade - moderate

Yorkshire Wolds walk from the deserted village of Wharram Percy that includes the sections of the Yorkshire Wolds Way and Centenary Way. The route offers some fine views over typical landscapes of the Wolds and visits three villages en-route. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

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The deserted village of Wharram St Percy
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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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