Hole of Horcum

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Start from the Saltergate layby on the A619 opposite the Hole of Horcum. Take care for the few metres along the roadside then turn onto the track. This out and back has a few big potholes so smaller scooters might have difficulty.

Parking: Please see North Yorks Moors National Park website for up to date details of charges and payment methods.

The turning point is at the picnic area and car park. Access by car is possible to this point but you will need to pay to enter Dalby Forest.

There are good views to the north across Saltergate Moor.

Length: 7.01 miles
Surface: Moderate
Difficulty: Medium
Total Ascent: 609 feet
Total Descent: 617 feet
Maximum Elevation: 937 feet
Minimum Elevation: 722 feet

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  • Children welcome

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  • Accepts groups

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Old Wife's Way Easy Access Walk

Type:Walking Route

Hole of Horcum, Saltergate, Pickering, North Yorkshire, YO18 7NR
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Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)

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