GPS Cycle and Walking Routes


Thornton le Dale

5 miles (8 km)

A circular walk from the village of Thornton le Dale, taking you through the countryside to Dalby Forest. The village is one of the jewels of the North York Moors with delightful thatched cottages, village green, pretty stream and beautiful Ryedale countryside.
This walk takes you along the Thornton Beck to the fringes of Dalby Forest. On the way you will pass Ellerburnwhere you can visit the ancient Church of St Hilda which dates from 1050. The church includes an 11th century font and a beautifully carved Anglo-ScandinavianVikingcross which can be found on the south wall of the nave.
The village is located just to the east of Pickering where you can visit the castle and pick up the North York Moors Railway.

Thornton le Dale OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Thornton le Dale Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

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Photos

Thatched Cottage - Thornton-le-Dale - geograph.org.uk - 225412

Thatched Cottage

Thornton Beck behind Thornton Mill - geograph.org.uk - 1350758

Thornton Beck behind Thornton Mill

Thatched Cottage, Thornton-le-Dale - geograph.org.uk - 406551

Thatched Cottage, Thornton-le-Dale

Dalby Beck - geograph.org.uk - 192422

Dalby Beck

Ellerburn St Hilda March 2009 (Nigel Coates)

Countryside Views - geograph.org.uk - 173206

Countryside Views

Thornton Beck Waterfall - geograph.org.uk - 173210

Thornton Beck Waterfall

A view of Thornton Dale - geograph.org.uk - 553985

A view of Thornton Dale

Video

GPS Files

GPX File

Thornton le Dale.gpx (right click - 'Save As')

Memory Map Route

Thornton le Dale.mmo (right click - 'Save As')