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Ainsty Bounds Walk

71 km / 44 miles

N Yorks
A walk through the area of Ainsty which is bounded by the Rivers Wharf, Nidd and Ouse. As far as is possible the route is along river banks passing through Boston Spa, Wetherby, Moor Monkton, the outskirts of York and Bolton Percy. Proceeds from the sales of the publication are donated to a local hospice. It is coincident in parts with the Jorvic Way.


Path Type: Anytime Challenges
Attributes: River
Start and Finish:
SE488434 - River Bridge, Tadcaster, N Yorks
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Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Looseleaf: Ainsty Bounds Walk (Steph Carter - 2013)


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OS Landranger: 105
OS Landranger Active: 105
OS Explorer: 289290
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Group Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

Hostel Accommodation: York YHA, 42 Water End, Clifton, York, North Yorkshire < 1 Km
Hostel Accommodation: The Fort < 1 Km
Hostel Accommodation: Ace Hotel York (was York Backpackers) < 1 Km
Hostel Accommodation: Naburn Station, Naburn, York < 1 Km

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Connected Paths:

Paths Marked on OS mapping: Centenary Way (North Yorkshire); Ebor Way; Foss Walk; Minster Way; Trans Pennine Trail - York Link; York to Selby Railway Path
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Other Paths: Blackpool to Bridlington (Aerospace Way); Jorvic Way; Millennium Way - York; Paulinus Way; Tidewater Way; Way of the Roses; Whitby Way; White Rose Way; Wilberforce Way; Yoredale Way; Yorkshire Ouse Walk
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Anytime Challenges: Nidd Valley Link


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Route Profile:

72.0 Km (44.7 miles)
339 m (1,112 ft) ascent
37 m (121 ft)  maximum height