River Foss Walk
Follow the River Foss, from the historic city of York to Easingwold, on this lovely riverside walk through Yorkshire. You will pass several pretty villages including Strensall, Sheriff Hutton, Haxby Crayke and Oulston.
The route links with the Ebor Way and the Centenary Way near Strensall.
Foss Walk Ordnance Survey Map - view and print off detailed OS map
Foss Walk Open Street Map - view and print off detailed map
Foss Walk OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking
Foss Walk Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking
In Crayke the Durham Fox is well worthy of consideration. The historic pub dates back over 300 years and includes a charming olde worlde interior with flag stone floors, exposed beams, oak panelling and roaring fires in winter. You can find them on West Way with a postcode of YO61 4TE. The village also includes some fine old buildings including a 15th century castle.
In Sheriff Hutton there's The Highwayman. They serve good quality dishes which you can enjoy in the lovely garden area. You can find them on The Square at postcode YO60 6QZ. The village is also worth exploring with a Grade I listed 12th century church and a photogenic ruined castle dating from a similar period.
Further Information and Other Local Ideas
For more walking ideas in the area see the Howardian Hills Walks page.