Interesting places to visit, places to stay, good walking areas in the North York Moors National Park
As well as the wild moorland walking country of the North Yorkshire Moors, there lots of lovely towns and villages in Ryedale and the Yorkshire Wolds to visit, many having particular attractions for tourists-visitors. There is no shortage of accommodation from bed and breakfast, holiday cottages, hostels and hotels etc. Three such interesting villages are described by a few token photographs which I hope will encourage and enthuse you to visit them. I feel lucky to live in this are of outstanding natural beauty and can go out walking/motoring with a digital camera to happily explore and record in images-pictures what I see, but all is best scene 'live'!
* Lastingham, Hutton-le-Hole, Appleton-le-Moors and nearby Rosedale in the North York Moors National park, are both lovely attractive villages and therefore significant tourist attractions but there are many lovely quiet walks in the surrounding countryside and villages to explore for the visitor to the North Yorkshire region to enjoy. *
North Yorkshire * docspics photos images pictures © Phil Brown
* Recommended books and maps of the district and region *
The excellent walking guides "Walks on the North York Moors" Books 1 & 2 by Jack Keighley
"Walks on the North York Moors - Walking Country - Western" by Paul Hannon
"Walks on the North York Moors - Walking Country - Southern" by Paul Hannon
"Walks on the North York Moors - Book Three - Eskdale and the Coast" by Paul Hannon
"On foot in the North York Moors" 35 classic walks by Alan Hall
The Dalesman mini-book "Walking on the North York Moors" compiled by the Ramblers Association (North Yorkshire & South Durham Area, some good ideas but poor on maps)
"Ten Scenic Walks around Rosedale, Farndale and Hutton-le-Hole" by J. Brian Beadle.
The Dalesman mini-book "Exploring the North York Moors" by Malcolm Boyes is a useful location summary guide.
"The Yorkshire Moors and Dales" by Rob Talbot and Robin Whiteman
"Yorkshire Landscapes" by Rob Talbot and Robin Whiteman
Ordnance Survey Explorer Map OL 26 North York Moors - Western Area (1:25000, 6 cm/2.5 inches per mile, 4 cm per km)
Ordnance Survey Explorer Map OL 27 North York Moors - Eastern Area (1:25000, 6 cm/2.5 inches per mile, 4 cm per km)
Ordnance Survey Map Touring Map 2 North York Moors (1:50000/63360, 2.5 cm/1 inch per mile, good for plotting motoring route and finding places)
The Buildings of England, YORKSHIRE - THE NORTH RIDING - Nikolaus Pevsner
The beautiful wild daffodils of Farndale
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