logo Walking Britain

Coneysthorpe & Castle Howard from Welburn
Introduction to Walk 3733

Photo from the walk - Coneysthorpe & Castle Howard from Welburn

Region - Howardian Hills

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km

Ascent - 650 feet / 197 metres

Time - 5 hours 10 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

A circular walk in the Howardian Hills (North Yorkshire) from Welburn. The route heading across the Castle Howard Estate to reach a wooded ridge with an ancient earthwork and views across the Vale of Pickering. The walk turns south through the estate village of Coneysthorpe before crossing parkland back to the start. Sections of the Centenary Way are followed during the walk. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

Maps Ordnance Survey Logo Anquet Maps Logo

Ordnance Survey Explorer 300Sheet Map1:25kBUY
Anquet OS Explorer 300Digital Map1:25kBUY

It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

Other walks nearby

Walk 3121
1.5 miles / 2.4 km away
Castle Howard & Coneysthorpe from Bulmer
Grade - moderate
Length - 11.4 miles / 18.5 km
Walk 3126
2.6 miles / 4.1 km away
Kirkham Priory & Pretty Wood from Low Hutton
Grade - moderate
Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 km
Walk 1311
4.8 miles / 7.7 km away
Slingsby and South Holme
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
Walk 1842
7.9 miles / 12.6 km away
Buttercrambe & Youlthorpe from Stamford Bridge
Grade - moderate
Length - 11.8 miles / 19.2 km
Walk 2703
8.8 miles / 14.0 km away
Circular from Thixendale through Kirby Underdale
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km
Walk 1704
9.2 miles / 14.8 km away
Nunnington & Harome from Oswaldkirk
Grade - moderate
Length - 11.5 miles / 18.7 km
Walk 3515
9.3 miles / 14.9 km away
Deepdale and the deserted village of Wharram St. Percy
Grade - easy
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km
Walk 3434
9.3 miles / 14.9 km away
North Grimston, Birdsall & Wharram Percy
Grade - moderate
Length - 12.1 miles / 19.7 km
Walk 1738
9.3 miles / 14.9 km away
The deserted village of Wharram St Percy
Grade - easy
Length - 2.7 miles / 4.4 km
Walk 2655
10.0 miles / 16.0 km away
Wayram To Fridaythorpe Circular
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 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 Books & eBooks

Trail and Fell Running in the Yorkshire Dales

Trail and Fell Running in the Yorkshire DalesGuidebook to 40 of the best trail and fell runs in the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Ranging from 5 to 24 miles, the graded runs start from bases such as Ribblehead, Dent, Sedbergh, Malham and Grassington and take in the region's diverse delights, from castles and waterfalls to iconic mountains such as Whernside, Ingleborough and Pen Y Ghent.
More information

The End to End Trail

The End to End Trail
More information

Social Media

Follow Walking Britain for the latest news.

Facebook Twitter

CBD For Walking & Hiking

Discover the benefits of CBD for walkers and hikers. More info.

Mountain Weather

Stay safe on the mountains with detailed weather forecasts - for iOS devices or for Android devices.

Digital Mapping Guide

Digital Mapping Guide - a simple guide of how to start using digital mapping. Includes advice and useful links.