A journey through time from Runswick to Staithes

Route type: Circular and Linear Walks

This is one of the North York Moors National Park's coastal ambles.

This coastal stretch of Cleveland Way is steeped in local folklore, fishing traditions and an industrial past that can be seen in the villages and natural surroundings. The linear route takes in the picturesque coastal villages of Runswick Bay and Staithes and offers breath-taking views.

  • Distance:  4 1/2 miles
  • Duration:  allow about 3 hours including breaks
  • Difficulty:  This walk is fairly easy,  as it descends gradually to Staithes

Download the walk details and map below

Staithes view