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White stickers on standard waymarks plus named signpostsMinster Way

E Yorkshire, N Yorkshire

80 km / 50 miles
The Way, linking the two famous medieval Minsters at Beverley and York, crosses farmland and the chalk hills of the Yorkshire Wolds. It follows the Yorkshire Wolds Way National Trail across Sylvan Dale before diverting to Millington, Bishop Wilton and Stamford Bridge. Here the River Derwent is followed before the Plain of York is crossed on field and woodland paths to meet and follow the River Ouse to the centre of York.


Waymark: White stickers on standard waymarks plus named signposts
Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: White stickers on standard waymarks plus named signposts
Attributes: Easy
Start: TA038393 - Beverley, E Yorkshire View on StreetMap
Finish: SE603522 - York, N Yorkshire View on StreetMap
Open Date: 1980
Web Sites: The Minster Way Moorland Challenge - Minster Way Minster Way [YouTube video] Steve Rose Minster Way - Part 1 [blog] Steve Rose Minster Way - Part 2 [blog] Trailwalker - Minster Way [blog]

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Guidebook Minster Way Guidebook  (East Yorkshire & Derwent Area Ramblers )
Badge Badge for Minster Way  (East Yorkshire & Derwent Area Ramblers )
General Interest Book Walking the pilgrim ways  (David & Charles  - 1991 )


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps (path is named on OS maps):
OS Landranger 105, 106, 107
OS Landranger Active 105, 106, 107
OS Explorer 290, 293, 294, 295
OS Explorer Active 290, 293, 294, 295

Accommodation within 5 km of this Path:

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Camping Barn
< 1 km
39 km
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39 km
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2 km
77 km
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1 km
79 km

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Route Profile:

83.0 km (51.6 miles)
764 m (2,507 ft) ascent
191 m (627 ft)  maximum height

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