November, 2016

Cycle Route – 17th November 2016

November 7th, 2016   |   Posted in Weekly Cycle Route   |   No Comments


20 Miles


Ascent:  1214ft


Information: Start/finish: Village centre off-street parking area just behind main street and Market Cross near pubs. From railway station turn right into village centre

Refreshments: Choice in Hunmanby; pub and shops in Burton Fleming; pub in Thwing; coffee shop in art gallery at Willerby Wold Farm. Opening times vary

Public loos: None



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Screen Shot 2016-11-07 at 09.24.02You can view an online map of this route here.


1 Head north past the church, bearing left uphill. Turn left after mini-roundabout (Yorkshire Wolds route signing).

2 Turn right at crossroads then first left towards Burton Fleming.

3 Go straight ahead at the crossroads in Burton Fleming onto Thwing Road.

4 Turn right following brown Byway sign.

5 Bear right into Thwing village. Turn left at staggered crossroads, then right onto Octon Road

6 At the T-jct turn right through Octon and downhill to Octon

7 At Octon Grange go straight ahead and slow down for sharp lefthand bend. Or for shortcut, turn right.

8 Go straight over the crossroads and follow road round into village and turn right. Turn first left towards Ganton.

9 At Ganton Wold Farm, turn right.

10 Go straight ahead at the crossroads (take extra care), and descend to where dry valleys converge at Forden hamlet.

11 Go straight ahead at the crossroads. To see tiny church turn R for a short distance.

12 Turn left at the crossroads to return to Hunmanby.

13 At the mini roundabout turn right for the station or left for the village centre.