Cleveland Way stage 7

National Trail Acorn

Runswick Bay


Robin Hood's Bay

25 kilometres / 15 miles linear walking route

approximate walking time calorie consumption guide1559 KCal

cleveland way stage 6 cleveland way stage 8

European Walking Route E2 part of the European Long Distance Walking Route E2 and the North Sea Trail


Ordnance Survey Explorer OL27 North York Moors - Eastern area

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Harvey XT40 Cleveland Way National Trail map

slipway onto Runswick Bay beach Runswick Bay beach

 Runswick Bay sailing club Runswick Bay Castle

stones on Runswick Bay

leaving Runswick Bay looking back on Runswick Bay

St Mary the Virgin Whitby safety steps looking across Whitby from the top of the steps to the Abbey 

St Mary the Virgin Whitby high entrance to St Mary the Virgin Whitby 

entrance to Whitby YHA Whitby Abbey 

Cleveland Way Robin Hood's Bay signpost Cleveland Way onto the cliffs beyond Whitby 

looking down the cliff line looking back towards Whitby Harbour entrance

wreck on rocks beyond The Scar looking back on Whitby Abbey and Harbour entrance 

 above the wreck 

towards Saltwick Nab Saltwick Nab

Saltwick Nab, Hole and Bay Saltwick Bay

gate at field end Whitby Fog Signal and Lighthouse come into view 

approaching Whitby Fog Signal 

 dip before Whitby Fog Signal Whitby Fog Signal 

lighthouse from fog station approaching lighthouse 

lighthouse near  fog station stay at a lighthouse 

path behind lighthouse looking back to Whitby Fog Station form lighthouse 

looking towards High Whitby  

looking towards old coastguard station above Bulmer Steel Hole 

grasses along the cliff edge 

old coastguard station path above Ness Ruck 

stile built in anticipation of landslide don't look down 

dip before Rocket Post Field Rocket Post Field 

gate into field view across to Robin Hoods Bay

Rocket Post looking over Robin Hoods Bay

entering Robin Hoods Bay Robin Hoods Bay between houses and gardens 

gateway to Robin Hoods Bay 

plaque at the end of the Coast to Coast on the wall of the pub looking back on Robin Hoods Bay


boats at the end of the Coast to Coast The end of the Coast to Coast at Robin Hoods Bay 


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The Cleveland Way and the Yorkshire Wolds Way The Cleveland Way and the Yorkshire Wolds Way published by Cicerone 

stage 6 stage 8

stage 1 stage 2 stage 3 stage 4 stage 5 stage 9 

External Links

Cleveland Way National Trail website

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