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Foss Walk

45 km / 28 miles

N Yorks
The Walk follows footpaths along or near the river Foss, from its confluence with the Ouse in the historic city of York to its source at Pond Head, four miles from Easingwold the finish. The Walk passes through Strensall, Sheriff Hutton, Crayke and Oulston. See Centenary Way (North Yorkshire).


Details:

Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Named signposts and named arrows with frog logo  
Attributes: Easy; River
Start:
SE605511 - York, N Yorks
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Finish:
SE528695 - Easingwold, N Yorks
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Web Sites: GPS Routes - Foss Walk

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Booklet: Foss Walk (Carrie Geddes - 1994)

Maps:

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  Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2011.
  At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
   
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps (path is named on OS maps):
OS Landranger: 100105
OS Landranger Active: 100105
OS Explorer: 290299300
OS Explorer Active: 290299300

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

Self-catering: Apartment 15 Luxury Holiday Home < 1 Km
Self-catering: 5 Escrick Street < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: York Priory Ltd < 1 Km
Hotels: The Lighthorseman < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Avondale Guest House < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Moorgarth Guest House < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Southlands Guest House < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Ashley Guest House < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: The Old Vic Guest House < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Warrens < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Hillcrest Guest House < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Holly Lodge Guesthouse < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Staymor Guest House < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Barrington House < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Gregory's 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Linden Lodge 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Farthings Guest House 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: The Acer Guest House 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Limes 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Moorland House 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Midway House 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Turnberry House 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: The Hollies Guest House 1 Km
Hotels: Newington Hotel 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Adams House 1 Km
Hotels: The Plough Inn 2 Km
Hotels: Knavesmire Manor Hotel 2 Km
Hotels: York Marriott 2 Km
B & B Accommodation: Curzon Lodge and Stable Cottages 2 Km
B & B Accommodation: Pinfold Cottage B&B 2 Km
Hotels: Holiday Inn 2 Km
B & B Accommodation: Burswood Guest House 2 Km
Hotels: Middlethorpe Hall & Spa 3 Km
Self-catering: Hob Moor View 3 Km
Hotels: Wheatlands Lodge Hotel 1 Km
Hotels: Middletons Hotel < 1 Km
Hostel Accommodation: Ace Hotel York (was York Backpackers) 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: The Bar Convent 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: The Ashberry 1 Km
Hotels: Hotel du Vin & Bistro 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: The Apple House 1 Km
Self-catering: The Eden's Retreat 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Carlton House 1 Km
Hotels: Holgate Hill Hotel 2 Km
B & B Accommodation: St Paul's Lodge 2 Km
Hotels: Best Western Kilima Hotel 2 Km
Self-catering: George House 2 Km
B & B Accommodation: Bishops 2 Km
Self-catering: York City Holidays < 1 Km
Hotels: The Queens Hotel < 1 Km
Self-catering: Grange Properties < 1 Km
Hotels: Cedar Court Grand Hotel & Spa 1 Km
Self-catering: The Riverside York < 1 Km
Self-catering: CityLets York < 1 Km
Self-catering: Apartment 5 in York < 1 Km
Self-catering: Popeshead Holiday Apartments < 1 Km
Self-catering: Luxury at Apartment 2 in York < 1 Km
Hotels: Park Inn by Radisson York City Centre < 1 Km
Hotels: Hotel 53 < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Barbican House < 1 Km
Self-catering: Conway Cottage < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Fourposter Lodge < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Bull Lodge Guest House < 1 Km
Self-catering: The Garden Cottage 3 Km
B & B Accommodation: Galtres Lodge < 1 Km
Self-catering: Talbot Court (Apartments 1 & 2) < 1 Km
Hotels: Guy Fawkes Inn < 1 Km
Hostel Accommodation: The Fort < 1 Km
Hotels: Best Western PLUS Dean Court Hotel < 1 Km
Self-catering: Victoria Cloisters 1 Km
Self-catering: Saint George's Keep 1 Km
Hotels: Coach House 1 Km
Self-catering: Riverside House 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Abbey Guest House 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: St. Marys Guest House 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Beech House 1 Km
Hotels: Best Western Monkbar Hotel < 1 Km
Self-catering: Cloisters Walk Holiday Accommodation < 1 Km
Self-catering: Goodramgate Apartments < 1 Km
Hotels: Grays Court < 1 Km
Self-catering: The Townhouse < 1 Km
Self-catering: The Old Brewery < 1 Km
Hotels: Lamb & Lion Inn < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Bootham Tavern 1 Km
Hotels: The Minster Hotel 1 Km
Self-catering: Clearly Apartments 1 Km
Hotels: Jorvik Hotel 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: No. 21 York 1 Km
Hotels: Alhambra Court Hotel 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Crook Lodge 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: 23 St Marys 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Sycamore Guest House 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Elliotts 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Alcuin Lodge Guest House 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: City Guest House < 1 Km
Self-catering: York City Apartments < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Monkgate Guest House < 1 Km
Self-catering: 5, 6 & 12 Monkbridge Court < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: The Cavalier < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Mont-Clare Guest House < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Hazelwood < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Georgian Mews 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Georgian House 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Bowmans Guest House 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Arnot House 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Bootham Guest House 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Airden House 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Beckett Guest House 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Grange Lodge Guest House 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Amber House 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: The Brentwood 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Number 34 Bed and Breakfast 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: York Lodge Guest House 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Bootham Gardens Guesthouse 1 Km
Self-catering: 3 Bedford Mews - Bootham 1 Km
Hotels: Hedley House 1 Km
Hotels: The Grange Hotel 1 Km
Self-catering: Knowle House & Properties 1 Km
Hotels: The Churchill Hotel 1 Km
Self-catering: Bootham Luxury Apartment 1 Km
Self-catering: St Peter's Grove 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: The Groves 1 Km
Hotels: Marmadukes Town House Hotel 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Blossoms York 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Queen Annes Guest House 1 Km
Self-catering: Burton Breaks 1 Km
Hostel Accommodation: York YHA, 42 Water End, Clifton, York, North Yorkshire 2 Km
B & B Accommodation: Foss Bank Guest House < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Palm Court < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Thornfield House < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Park View - Haxby Road < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Mowbray House < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Bowen House < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: York House < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Ascot House < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Blakeney Guest House 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Carousel Guest House < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Greenside 2 Km
B & B Accommodation: Cumbria House < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Crossways Guest House < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Tower Guest House < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: The Bloomsbury 2 Km
Hotels: Beechwood Close Hotel 2 Km
B & B Accommodation: The Heathers Guest House 2 Km
B & B Accommodation: Sleepers Guest House 2 Km
Hotels: Holiday Inn Express York 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Skelton Grange Farmhouse 4 Km
Self-catering: Merricote Cottages 3 Km
Self-catering: Church View B&B and Holiday Cottages 4 Km
B & B Accommodation: Orillia House 4 Km
B & B Accommodation: Church View B&B and Holiday Cottages 4 Km
B & B Accommodation: Oaklands Guest House < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Claxton Hall Cottage Guest House 4 Km
Self-catering: Thompsons Arms 2 Km
Self-catering: Wood Cottage 4 Km
B & B Accommodation: The New Inn Motel 4 Km
B & B Accommodation: Shallowdale House 4 Km

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Connected Paths:

Paths Marked on OS mapping: Centenary Way (North Yorkshire); Ebor Way; Trans Pennine Trail; Trans Pennine Trail - York Link; York to Selby Railway Path
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Other Paths: Blackpool to Bridlington (Aerospace Way); Head to Head; Howardian Way; Jorvic Way; Millennium Way - York; Paulinus Way; Way of the Roses; Whitby Way; Wilberforce Way
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Anytime Challenges: Ainsty Bounds Walk; Beacon Banks Challenge

Downloads:

GPS Exchange Format Route File: Foss Walk GPX Exchange Format Route File Login to Download
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MemoryMap Route file: Foss Walk Memory Map Route File Login to Download
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Tracklogs Route file: Foss Walk Tracklogs Route file Login to Download
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Route Profile:

45.1 Km (28.0 miles)
364 m (1,194 ft) ascent
163 m (535 ft)  maximum height