Yorkshire Wolds Way Stage 4

National Trail Acorn



Wharram le Street

15 kilometres / 9.5 miles linear walking route

approximate walking time 3 hours 30 mins calorie consumption guide935 KCal

wolds way stage 3 wolds way stage 5

European Walking Route E2 part of the European Long Distance Walking Route E2


Ordnance Survey Explorer Map 294 Market Weighton & Yorkshire Wolds Central

Ordnance Survey Explorer Map 300 Howardian Hills & Malton

shelter side in Fridaythorpe looking into shelter in Fridaythorpe 

inside shelter in Fridaythorpe looking towards jetty from shelter 

information board in Fridaythorpe Yorkshire Wolds Way 21st celebration board 

gates into St Marys Church Fridaythorpe St Marys Church Fridaythorpe 

St Marys Church Fridaythorpe clock inside St Marys Church Fridaythorpe 

grave warning road leaving Fridaythorpe 

Yorkshire Wolds Way forks left along side of grain store crossing at entrance to grain store 

green lane along side of cereal crop green lane along side of cereal crop continued 

swing gate above West Dale looking into West Dale 

path gradually descends into dale landslip to the side of the path 

looking back up West Dale valley bottom towards Brubber Dale 

almost half way 

Hessle 40 miles Yorkshire Wolds Acorn 

climb out of Brubber Dale top of climb out of Brubber Dale 

gate at top of climb out of Brubber Dale Track towards Gill' Farm 

closer to Gill's Farm start of green lane along the side of Gill's Farm 

green lane along the side of Gill's Farm end of green lane along the side of Gill's Farm 

 track towards Thixendale view across Thixendale 

entering Thixendale start of descent into Thixendale 

quarry face 

another view of quarry face reaching Thixendale bottom 

Time and Flow artwork by Chris Drury 

great shop in Thixendale supporting walkers  wide stone track leaving Thixendale 

track climbs steeply out of Thixendale looking down onto the road through Water Dale 

 big sign no fence warning sign why! 

keep to the right side of the fence! towards Vessey Pasture Dale

chalk field 

looking into Vessey Pasture Dale path out of Vessey Pasture Dale 

close to the top of Vessey Pasture Dale looking back across Vessey Pasture Dale 

path follows earthwork green lane towards Wharram Percy 

close to the first North Plantation gate towards second North Plantation 

looking across to Wharram Percy Farm

 looking down Deep Dale towards Wharram Percy looking back up Deep Dale

flag iris in pond St Martin's Church from across the pond 

St Martin's Church from across the graveyard St Martin's Church 

house at Wharram Percy Wharram sign on side of house 

leaving lost Wharram Percy small footbridge and steps 

enclosed path climbing out of valley path opening out 

view towards the North York Moors Wharram Percy Deserted medieval Village sign 

tarmac road section wide stone field track to Wharram Percy


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


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External links

National Trail Network  

Top 10 Experiences

The Village of Thixendale website