Thixendale & Wharram Percy- Figure of Eight Walk in the Heart of The Wolds (12.5 km)

Thixendale & Wharram Percy- Figure of Eight Walk in the Heart of The Wolds (12.5 km)

Thixendale sits in a secluded location far away from a main road and is accessible only by narrow lanes. This walk explores the valleys and ridges that lie between Thixendale and Wharram Percy, the open arable hilltops contrasting with the narrow grassland valleys. The walk leaves Thixendale at the western end using the Wolds Way near Manor Farm and returns from Wharram Percy to the eastern end of the village using the Centenary Way. If…

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The Centenary Way

The Centenary Way

The Centenary Way was opened in 1989 and was devised to celebrate the 100th anniversary of North Yorkshire County Council. The walk goes from York to the seaside town of Filey. The route crosses the Howardian Hills via Castle Howard and the Yorkshire Wolds via Wharram Percy. It links the Foss Walk in York with the Yorkshire Wolds Way and joins up with the Cleveland Way at Filey. It follows two rivers, the Derwent and Foss. The Wolds Way shares a lengthy section of the walk between Malton and Filey.

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