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The Inn Way... to the North York Moors

89 miles, 6 days, 31 pubs...

Mark Reid's 'The Inn the North York Moors' takes the reader on an 89-mile circular tour of the North York Moors via 31 of its finest inns. From heather-clad ridges of the central moors to lush valleys and picture-postcard villages, this book is a must for anyone who enjoys the Great Outdoors.

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'The Inn the North York Moors' by Mark Reid

ISBN: 978-1-902001-17-3, paperback, 200pp

RRP £10:95

This guidebook was first published in 2000. Last reprint March 2010 (2nd Edition).






Map of walking route in the North York MoorsWhere does the route go?

Start/Finish: Helmsley

Stage One:
Helmsley to Hutton-le-Hole (14 miles)

Stage Two:
Hutton-le-Hole to Levisham (13 miles)

Stage Three:
Levisham to Egton Bridge (15 miles)

Stage Four: Egton Bridge to Rosedale Abbey (15 miles)

Stage Five: Rosedale Abbey to Hawnby (16 miles)

Stage Six: Hawnby to Helmsley (16 miles)


89 miles (143km).


How many days will it take to walk?

The Inn the North York Moors is a long distance circular walk, divided into six 'day stages' ranging from 13 to 16 miles.


How many pubs will I pass along the way?

There are 31 pubs along 'The Inn Way'. Each 'day stage' is designed to include a pub at lunchtime and the Overnight Stops offer a choice of pubs and facilities.



This route has been signposted by the North York Moors National Park Authority in recognition to the walk's contribution to sustainable tourism within the National Park. There are three or four signposts per Stage. The route is not waymarked – you will need a guidebook to complete this walk.


Which Ordnance Survey Maps cover the route?

OS Explorer map OL26 'North York Moors Western Area'
OS Explorer map OL27 'North York Moors Eastern Area'

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