Esk Valley Music and Ale Train 2017

Up Spirits! performing on the Music Train

A mobile party, featuring musicians and a real-ale bar, runs every Friday during the height of summer. Apart from the glorious scenery, refreshments and live music this is an ideal way to visit local hostelries at villages along the line for a meal and a relaxing few drinks before returning on the train.

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Tour de Yorkshire 2017

Tour de Yorkshire route map

The third Tour de Yorkshire cycle race will take place between Friday 28 April and Sunday 30 April 2017. The train will be the ideal way to access viewing points along the route.

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The Old Toll Road and Grosmont

A very relaxing and interesting day out in the Esk Valley.

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Egton to Whitby 10-mile walk – with full route description and map

A 10 mile linear walk following part of the Esk Valley Walk, a Regional Route long distance path in the North York Moors, the return leg being completed by train. The walk largely follows the route of the River Esk and the train line through the base of the river’s valley taking in the rolling hills, quiet lanes and agricultural fields that cover the region.

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A 12-mile walk from Egton Bridge to Danby

Beggar's Bridge, near Glaisdale. Photograph by Angela Thirkell

This is a 12-mile walk from Egton Bridge to Danby, through beautiful woodland, rugged heather moorland and traditional hill farms. It includes numerous features of historical interest.

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