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Summer Walk, Rosedale

Sunday 19th Summer Walk , Blakey Ridge to Rosedale Abbey 6/7 mile, followed with drinks and relaxing at White Horse Farm Inn & Coach House Inn.

Bus departs 9:30am from Leeman Road Memorial Gardens. Return by 7:30pm Cost from £15 – £18.00 depending on numbers on the bus.

Daffodil Walk

Walk around the Bar Walls to visit some of the Pubs near by,

( Cannot Guarantee the Daffodils will be in full bloom)

The Walk will start at The Red Tower, 12pm Foss Islands Road. with the first Bar Walmgate Bar we descend to call at either one of the three pubs on Lawrence Street.

The next call Fishergate bar and the Phoenix or Woolpack onto Posterngate, Here we leave the Walls till we cross the Rivers  Foss and the Ouse calling in at the Swan before ascending the walls at Baile Hill.

On wards to Victoria Bar where we can have a short walk to Golden ball, before re-joining at Victoria bar to Micklegate Bar here we can descend to the Punch bowl. Then onto the next section passing by the Railway station with views towards the Minster. Onward to barker tower and descend to the Maltings,

Cross Lendal Bridge turn left into museum gardens follow the wall to the right to Bootham Bar. Or alternately walk through the gardens to the Minster Inn. Retrace to Bootham Bar; call in at Eagle & Child before we re-join the walls to the northern corner & Monk Bar. Here we can visit the Royal Oak before finishing the final section of the walls which ends at Layerthorpe.

Please take care at all times there is a lot of steps to climb up and down especially after a few drinks. remember you do not have to complete the walk in one day.