Walk of the month - August

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Our friends at the Yorkshire Wolds Way are putting together some walks in the area which can be accessed by bus.  They're a great way to get out and about in the beautiful Yorkshire countryside.

This month's walk is the Market Weighton Meander - a circular walk with a lovely pub to visit on the way!

This walk covers fairly easy terrain, whilst taking in some superb historical sections of the Yorkshire Wolds Way.  Here you can walk in the footsteps of the Market Weighton Giant.  William Bradley stood an incredible 7 feet and 9 inches tall.  At sleepy Goodmanham you will be visiting the birthplace of northern Christianity.  Here also is the award-winning Goodmanham Arms Pub – a walker’s favourite. ( www.goodmanhamarms.co.uk ) The walk also takes you through the most attractive parkland and estate village of Londesborough. 

  • Distance: 7.5 miles (12.1km)
  • Duration: allow 4 to 4 1/2 hours
  • Difficulty: This is an easy circular walk

Download the walk guide, including map and directions.

How to reach Market Weighton

Market Weighton is really easy to reach from Hull, Pocklington, York and Beverley, amongst other places.  See our buses to Market Weighton.

Download the Walk Guide, including map and directions. 

If you have any questions about how to get to this walk, or any walks, give BusLine a ring on 01482 59 29 29.  BusLine is open Mon-Sat, 8am-6pm, so advice is there if you need it.

Thanks to Malcolm of Yorkshire Wolds Way for putting together this walk.  find out more about the stunning Yorkshire Wolds Way.

Looking for more walks?  See July's walk, A Welton Wander.

Market Weighton Meander cows

 

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