Walking & Cycling

Name Location Type Of Activity Description
Hawnby Hawnby
    21 miles
    & Horse
Park at the village hall or by the church. There is a short trail and a longer trail
    for the more energetic. The views are said to be beautiful. Brochure in the
    cottage or at the local TIC.
Dalby Forest Dalby
    16 miles
    Cycling &
Dalby Forest is a fantastic place with loads of things happening throughout the
    year. If walking you are recommended to dress appropriately. Events vary from
    building a shelter with natural materials to drawing, duck races, Open Air
Whitby Whitby
    34 miles
Captain Cook's Endeavour, the castle and a host of other things to see. Don't
    forget to buy some Whitby Jet, you can even see it being carved. Twice a year
    Whitby hosts a Goth weekend, incorporating the Dracula connection with
    Whitby. The weekend has a musical theme but it is worth a visit just to see
    those dressed in Goth costume (young and old). If you can get in, visit the
    famous Magpie for a Fish & Chip lunch.
City Of York York
    19 miles
Tour of
    York City
By day:
    There is a host of things to see in York (wear comfy shoes); the Minster,
    city walls, the Shambles, Kings Manor, Merchant Taylor Building, Art Gallery
    and museum as well as the Jorvik centre and York Dungeons.
    By Night:
    You can do a Ghost tour - and York is famous for its ghosts, visit one of the
    theatres/shows or just walk round the city visiting some of its many shops,
    bars and restaurants.
York Cycles York
    19 miles
Cycling There are cycle tracks all around York. You can hire bikes of all sizes at a shop
    in Monkbar (leaflet in the cottage).
    19 miles
Walking Miles of sandy beach to walk along, shops to visit and if you get bored there is
    always the fun fair and the slot machines. Scarborough also has Haunted Walks
    but we have no knowledge of the quality.