To the South and West of the North York Moors National Park lies ancient walled City of York famous for its Cathedral, castle, city wall & cobbled streets. The North York Moors cover a broad area stretching from the Vale of York and the Vale of Mowbray across to the Yorkshire Coast.
There are many settlements well worth a visit located in and around the North York Moors National Park including Helmsley, Pickering, Ryedale, Rosedale, Rievaulx Abbey, Mount Grace Priory, Hutton-le-Hole, Thornton-le-Dale and Goathland a.k.a.. Heartbeat country!
There are many great walks to enjoy in the North York Moors including the Cleveland Way, Lyke Wake Walk & not to mention the famous Coast to Coast Walk devised by Alfred Wainwright.
There's so much to see and do in the North York Moors that it helps to have some basic information at your fingertips so you can make the most of a visit here.
We hope these pages will answer many of the questions you have when planning a trip the North York Moors National Park is a wonderful place to relax and get away from the stress's of life.