GPS Cycle and Walking Routes


Yorkshire Wolds Way

79 miles (127 km)

Starting on the banks of the Humber Estuary at Hessle follow this charming route through the peaceful and beautiful Yorkshire countryside. The route runs for 79 miles passing through a series of charming villages as you wend your way through the delightful Yorkshire Dales to the finish point on the coast at Filey.

Photos

Generic placeholder thumbnail

The Humber Bridge at Hessle at the start of the route

Generic placeholder thumbnail

Sylvan Dale near Millington

Generic placeholder thumbnail

Millington

Generic placeholder thumbnail

The Wolds near Staxton

Generic placeholder thumbnail

Above Muston 1

Generic placeholder thumbnail

Above Muston 2

Generic placeholder thumbnail

Filey Town

Generic placeholder thumbnail

Filey beach at the end of the route

Photos are copyrighted by their owners

Video

Map

Route Highlights

Hessle

The striking Humber Bridge at Hessle can be found near the start of the trail

Welton

The trail passes directly through the small village of Welton in Yorkshire

Londesborough

You will pass right through this quiet little Yorkshire village

Millington

In this pretty village you will find The Gait Inn, a 16th century family run free house, while The Ramblers Rest across the road from The Gait Inn provides welcome refreshments for cyclists and walkers

Fridaythorpe

This little village is the mid point on the trail and another lovely spot to stop for refreshments.

Sylvan Dale

Beautiful scenery in the Yorkshire Dales

Thixendale

This quaint little village is a pleasant place to stop for refreshments or an overnight stay

Wharram Percy

Wharram Percy is a deserted medieval village most active from the 10th to the 12th centuries. It is now owned by English Heritage

Muston

You'll pass through this pretty village which hosts its annual week long scarecrow festival in July/August

Filey

The attractive seaside town of Filey marks the end of the trail

Photos are copyrighted by their owners

GPS Files

GPX File

Yorkshire Wolds Way.gpx (right click - 'Save As')