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NORTHUMBERLAND

Hadrians Wall Trail (PT 45) 10km; Grade 3
Organised by Lincolnshire Vikings Walking Club
The Hadrian's Wall walk starts at Housesteads Fort (Road map directions available with route description). There is an Information Centre and Museum as this is one of the most complete forts remaining today. The bus service is seasonal.

NORTH YORKSHIRE

York Tourist Walk (PT 34) 10km Grade 1
Organised by British Walking Federaton
A city walk around and through the ancient city of York visiting most of the city walls, York Minster, the Shambles, the Jorvik Centre, St Marys Abbey ruins and gardens and both the rivers on which York stands.

Bolton Priory & Strid (PT 132) 11km Grade 2
Organised by British Walking Federation
Bolton PrioryThis walk takes you upstream to pass 'The Strid' where the River Wharf forces its way through a gap only a few feet wide. It then continues to reach Barden Bridge. You will return to the start and then walk downstream to the ruins of Bolton Priory, a centre of Christian worship for over 800 years.

Settle Railway Walk (PT 199) 14km Grade 3
Organised by Amesbury Walkers
A linear walk on a section of the Ribble Way, from the ancient market town of Settle to the finish a Horton in Ribblesdale. Return on the famous Settle to Carlisle Railway line

York City and River Trail (PT 215) 10km Grade 1+
Organised by British Walking Federaton
This walk complements the York Tourist walk. Beside visiting some parts of the city, it goes out to Walmage Stray and then heads for the Millennium Bridge across the River Ouse before returning to the city.

Along the Cliff Tops (PT 217) 10km Grade 2+
Organised by British Walking Federaton
One of the highlights of the North Yorkshire and Cleveland Heritage coast is Robin Hood's Bay. An attractive old fishing village on the north side of the wide sweeping bay. The bay is well known for fossils and sea birds.

Banks of the River Ouse in Selby (PT 248)    11km   Grade 1
Organised by The Irregulars
The walk is mainly flat along the riverbank.  It is worthwhile to add time to visit Selby and its magnificent abbey founded in 1069.  There is a good pub at the start and finish, who welcomes walkers.      

SOUTH YORKSHIRE

Chairman’s Jubilee Walk (PT 01) 10km Grade 1+
Organised by the British Walking Federation
This walk takes you across fields to Wombwell Park (a memorial park in memory of local men who died in the Battle of the Somme). It goes through urban areas, passing Wombwell Town Hall where the Queen stopped on her Coronation tour. Then it passes through Wombwell town centre following the route, lined by school children in 1954, which the Queen took on her way to Barnsley. You return through woodland to the start.

Wentworth & Elsecar Heritage Trail (PT 156) 10km Grade 2
Organised by White Cross Walkers
A pleasant walk through the villages of Wentworth and Elsecar and the fields between. The walk visits several places connected with the industrial heritage of the area including the ‘Elsecar Heritage Centre’.

Wentworth Follies & Woodhouse Trail (PT 157) 10km Grade 2
Organised by White Cross Walkers
A walk around the old Wentworth estate passing or giving views of most of the follies connected with the estate and finishing through the Deer Park and past the Woodhouse itself.

**TRAIL SUSPENDED - WENTWORTH CASTLE PARKLAND CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC **
Stainbro' & Wentworth Castle Heritage Trail (PT 222) 10km Grade 2
Organised by White Cross Walkers
This trail links some of the Follies & Monuments in the only Grade 1 listed Parkland in Yorkshire. It gives views of Wentworth Castle House, and passes a fortified Tudor Manor House, which was held for the King in the English Civil War.

WEST YORKSHIRE

Compo's Crawl (PT 93) 10km Grade 2+
Organised by White Cross Walkers
The walk starts and finishes in Holmfirth, (famous for "Last Of The Summer Wine" TV series) and after passing Compo’s house, climbs to higher ground, skirting the moors before following the river back to town.

Victorian Legacies (PT 212) 18Km Grade: 2+
Organised by The Irregulars
An urban walk from Saltaire, West Yorkshire, visiting parks, mills and cemeteries from the Victorian era in the area of Saltaire, Shipley and Bradford

Temple Newsam House and Gardens (PT 216) 10km Grade 2
Organised by Lincolnshire Vikings Walking Club
A walk around the grounds of Temple Newsam House (East of Leeds) taking in several views of the house without being too strenuous.
Azaleas at Temple Newsam

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