Walk of the Month October

3rd October 2014

Here is your walk of the month for October.  It will be the last for the season, before we bring more back next year, so we hope you enjoy it.  For bus users it has been especially designed for anyone living in Driffield who can use the 135 EYMS service to get to Fridaythorpe

Discover art and the dry valleys near Fridaythorpe

 The route is a superb chance to discover the dry valleys that are the unique and stunning features of the Yorkshire Wolds landscape.  At the same time there are two artworks that can be admired along the Way, both part of the WANDER art project.  The bus will drop you off right at the first art feature!  This is the walkers rest/bus shelter at Fridaythorpe, with its attractive design leading you through the shelter and down to the Village pond.  The second is the incredible earth spiral that makes up “Waves and Time”, nestling into a meeting point of several dry valleys

  • Distance: 7 miles (11km)
  • Duration: allow 4 to 4 1/2 hours
  • Difficulty: This is an moderate circular walk, with a few ups and downs but no major climbs

Download the full details of this walk with OS mapping and directions below

How to reach Fridaythorpe

From Driffield the 135 bus serves Fridaythorpe.  It can be used on Tuesdays and Thursdays.  We suggest that you catch the 11.40 bus from Driffield, which drops you at Fridaythorpe at 12.05.  Enjoy this great walk and be sure to be back in time for the return bus to Driffield at 5.35pm.  If you have time at the start, why not pop into the popular Seaways café at Fridaythorpe, which has been delighting customers for many years http://www.seawayscafefridaythorpe.co.uk/

 

You can get all the timetable details, including other possible bus times on the East Yorkshire Motor Services website on www.eyms.co.uk

 

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