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Rowel logo - circular part of a spurRipon Rowel

80 km / 50 miles

N Yorks
A route around the ancient city of Ripon, visiting villages, historic sites, wooded valleys, rivers, lakes and streams. The route on recognised public rights of way and permissive paths includes Markenfield Hall, the romantic and magnificent Fountains Abbey, Studley Water Gardens and Park and the beautiful St Mary's Church. There are visits to the tranquil River Skell's Valley of the Seven Bridges and to Eavestone Lakes, Dallowgill, Ilton-Cum-Pot and the quaint Druids Temple. On the return leg are the lovely valleys of the Rivers Burn and Ure along with Hackfall Woods and Ripon Parks with local fauna and flora.


Details:

Waymark: Rowel logo - circular part of a spur
Path Type
Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark
Rowel logo - circular part of a spur
Attributes
Moorland; River; World Heritage Site; Heritage
Start and Finish
SE314710 - Ripon, N Yorks
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Open Date
11/04/1996

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Booklet
Ripon Rowel Walk (Russell Williams - 1996)
Badge
Badge for Ripon Rowel (Russell Williams)

Maps:

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Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
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The Royal Oak  (bookable online)
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Ravencroft B&B  (bookable online)
1 Km
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Hotels
The Crown Inn  (bookable online)
3 Km
6 Km
Other
Mallard Grange  (bookable online)
1 Km
26 Km
Other
Bay Tree Farm  (bookable online)
1 Km
26 Km
Other
St George's Court  (bookable online)
1 Km
31 Km
B & B Accommodation
The Moorhouse  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
38 Km
Self-catering
West Leas Farm  (bookable online)
3 Km
38 Km
B & B Accommodation
Cowscot House  (bookable online)
3 Km
39 Km
Bunk House
< 1 Km
48 Km
Self-catering
Poppy Cottage, Masham  (bookable online)
4 Km
53 Km
B & B Accommodation
Hollybreen, Masham  (bookable online)
4 Km
53 Km
Hotels
Swinton Park  (bookable online)
1 Km
55 Km
B & B Accommodation
Bank Villa  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
57 Km

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Downloads:

GPS Exchange Format Route File
MemoryMap Route file
Tracklogs Route file

Route Profile:

79.4 Km (49.3 miles)
1,130 m (3,707 ft) ascent
266 m (873 ft)  maximum height