Big Skies Bike Ride: Thixendale

Type:Guided Biking

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Starting from the connected small towns of Malton and Norton, this ride takes you through the attractive estate village of Birdsall and a classic Wolds dry valley to the secluded village of Thixendale. Enjoy wonderful views across the Vale of York as you rise up the Wolds western escarpment. Take in the stunning Vale of Pickering scenery stretching to the North York Moors as you descend on your return. There's a railway station at Malton.

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  • Accessibility of route - On Road
  • Description of route - Circular Route from Malton or Norton on Derwent (via Birdsall, Thixendale, Wharram Percy Wold, Wharram Percy Village and North Grimston)
  • Length of route (miles) - 22


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Thixendale, Malton, North Yorkshire, YO17 9TG

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