Walks in The Vale of Snaith

There are 15 HERITAGE WALKS on the HERITAGE WALKS page

 Below we have listed links to  a selection of  other walks

 

Which Maps?  Ordnance Survey Explorer Maps  279, 290, 291  cover The Vale of Snaith.

                                                  If you are not sure of the areas they cover, See the Bus Map in the Bus Walks section


EAST RIDING OF YORKSHIRE WALKS

A  circular stroll from Snaith 4 miles   CLICK HERE

A circular stroll from Rawcliffe 2 miles   CLICK HERE

Gowdall and River Aire circular 4 miles   CLICK HERE

Trans Pennine Trail  Pollington to Snaith 5 miles   CLICK HERE

 AIRMYN      There are  8 village walks    To download   CLICK HERE


WALKS AROUND THE VILLAGES AND COUNTRYSIDE TO THE NORTH AND WEST OF SNAITH (Selby Council)

Burn - Temple Hirst Circular 10 miles   CLICK HERE

3 walks round Drax and Barlow Common   CLICK HERE

3 Walks around Barlow   CLICK HERE


Eggborough-Hensall-Kellington Circular 10 miles      CLICK HERE

Carlton to Eskamhorn   7 miles Circular ( short linear stretch)        CLICK HERE

 Carlton to Drax  3 miles        Linear Walk     SEE BELOW

 

WALKS AROUND THE VILLAGES AND COUNTRYSIDE TO THE SOUTH OF SNAITH ( Doncaster Council)

Fishlake Heritage Trail Circular  5.5 miles       CLICK HERE

Fishlake Circular    3 miles         CLICK HERE

Pollington-Sykehouse-Cowick Circular 10 miles    CLICK HERE

 Pollington to Sykehouse Lock 7.5 miles linear    CLICK HERE

 

FUTURE WALKS IN THE  VALE

The are many footpaths within The Vale of Snaith.  The role of The Action Group is to enhance the existing footpaths and give walkers a reason to walk along these footpaths.  

As these walks are developed, we will add them to this page.


WALKS JUST OUTSIDE THE VALE

7 walks at Selby      For details   CLICK HERE

2 walks near Selby  For details   HILLAM  CLICK HERE

                                            BIRKIN  CLICK HERE



               3 mile Linear Walk from Carlton to Drax


1. From Carlton High Street, walk along Mill Lane.  After the houses on the left hand side of the road, there is a field and then a track.            Walk up the track.

2.Go straight, passing a public footpath sign. When the track veers to the right,go straight on, over the dyke bridge and through the space in the bushes/trees.

3. Walk straight across the field ( it is a right of way) to the sign and stile.

4.Don't go over the stile, but turn right and follow the field edge with the hedge on your left.

5. Go through the gap in the hedge and turn left.

6. Walk along the field edge with the dyke on your left. 

7 When you reach the dyke bridge, turn right and walk across the field (right of way). Keep straight on until you reach a bridge.. 


8. Cross the bridge and walk across the field (right of way) in a 2 o'clock direction, heading for a way marker.

9. At the way marker, walk in a straight line to another way marker.

10. Turn slightly left and walk on the field edge around the corner of the field until you reach another way marker and a stile.

11. Go over the stile and walk horizontally over the field (right of way) to another stile.

12. Go over the stile and turn left on the track to the main road (A645).

13. Cross the road, through the gate and walk along the lane.

14. At the end,turn left and then sharp right up Mill Lane Drax.

15. At the end of Mill Lane, turn right to Drax village centre.