Thixendale Round Try a Trail

Route type: Circular and Linear Walks

This circular walk is a wonderful journey through an intriguing landscape of dry chalkland valleys, across green meadows linked by quiet country lanes.  There are many wildlife discoveries to be made and an outstanding artwork to visit on route. Thixendale itself is a walkers favourite, nestling within a number of interconnecting dry valleys.  Nearby is the gallery of the famous wildlife artist Robert Fuller.  At point 14 on the map you will now see the stunning artwork "Waves and Time", a spiral earthwork created by the artist Chris Dury as part of the WANDER - art along the Yorkshire Wolds Way Project.

  • Distance:  8.1 miles (13km)
  • Duration:  allow 5 to 6 hours including breaks
  • Difficulty:  This is a moderate circular walk with a number of climbs

Download the map and route directions below

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