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Walks and Trails in and around Easingwold


Free Healthy walk packs

Easingwold Strollers Walking Group

Our popular Hambleton Strollers groups have launched a free pack of healthy walks route cards which are now available at the Tourist Information Office in Easingwold or as a free download from this website. Click  the image opposite for further details

You are welcome to join our Easingwold Strollers on these ands similar walks during the year - click here to find out more!

 


We have published a set of twelve circular countryside walks starting from Easingwold or the surrounding villages. They cover a variety of distances from 2.5 miles - 11 miles long and are mainly easy walking with beautiful views along the way. The illustrated leaflets describe the routes taken and offer both images along the route and information on points of interest. They are available at our Easingwold Tourist Information, price £1 per set of 6 leaflets

Easingwold Circular walks Leaflets

Circular Walks around the Easingwold area
  A series of 12 circular walk leaflets for all abilities with colour illustrations and points of interest along the way, within the Easingwold & Villages area.


If you would like to join the locals in a longer walk, everyone is warmly welcome to join with the Easingwold Wayfarers for a walk in the area every other Sunday during the year except August. Walks are generally 10 miles in length and of reasonably easy going. The group meets at the Easingwold Market Square at 9:30am. A nominal £3.00 is requested if sharng a lift with another driver to help with fuel costs. 

Download the 2012 program of Easingwold Wayfarers activities

 

 

  


The Foss Walk Path

The excellent Foss Walk Guidebook - and only £1.95 - courtesy of the copyright holders

 

The Foss Walk is our local Long Distance Footpath, starting from the centre of York cheap fashion jewelry, heading north-east out of the City, past the Rowntrees (now Nestle of course) Chocolate factory, through the villages of Strensall, Sherrif Hutton, Farlington, Crayke, before arriving at its source, just beyond the beautiful and tranquil Pond Head reservoir in Yearsley Forest

The walk is easy underfoot and at a total length of 28.5 miles, is best done in a two day (a weekend?) strech where you can stop often and look around you to see the lovely countryside.

After Pond Head, the path heads south east towards Easingwold and ends with a flourish in our historic Market Square.

The lavishly illustrated book has very good maps and detailed notes (see an extract below) and is very good value for money indeed! Copies are available at Bijou, a giftshop, bookshop, artshop, gallery and specialist chocolatier all rolled into one.

Bijou can be found a few yards down the road from us and is open from 9 - 5 Monday - Saturday.

extract from the Foss Walk showing the detail of the notes provided! - image courtesy of the copyright holders - used with permission


 



 


 


 

 

 


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Taking a break in the countryside around Easingwold

 

 

 

 

 


Location

Click for more information on The George Hotel in Easingwold

Visit The George at Easingwold, and enjoy an inn renowned for its accommodation, fine food and friendly staff. You are assured the very best of Yorkshire hospitality,more.

Contact

Easingwold Tourist Information
Chapel Lane
Easingwold
York
YO61 3AE
Tel 01347 821530
Fax 01347 821530

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It's a fact

The 2007/2008 AA Pub of the Year lies right in the centre of our area! Congratulations to the Durham Ox in the lovely hill village of Crayke for this well deserved accolade with superb food in superb surroundings!

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