Striders Walks

Boroughbridge Striders Walking Group: schedule of local walk guides, 2020

Walk DistanceTime
(+ see note)
A. Kirby Hill Saunter5km1:15Langthorpe CP*Includes variations/ alternatives
B. Aldborough River Loop5km1:15Langthorpe CPAs above
C. Langthorpe Round5km1:15Langthorpe CPIncludes an extension along Scaldhill Lane
D. Minskip-Arkendale Circuit9km2:15Minskip Roundabout
E. Skelton Circuit10km2:30Langthorpe CP Can incorporate the Kirby Hill Saunter or Langthorpe Round
F. Westwick Walk11km2:45Langthorpe CPOptional start in Roecliffe
G. Myton 711km2:45Langthorpe CP
H. Minskip – A1 Underpass12km3:00Langthorpe CPShorter version starts in Minskip
I. Thornton Bridge – Dalton Loop12km3:00Thornton BridgeThere is a longer 15km alternative from Helperby
J. Exploring Routes around Roecliffe14.5km3:37Langthorpe CPA shorter version is available starting in Roecliffe
K. Aldwark Toll Bridge – Myton Loop16km4:00Car Park next to river on N side of BridgeCan start/finish in Aldwark village if a shorter walk is preferred
L. Round of Marton le Moor18km4:30Langthorpe CPCan start/finish in Kirby Hill
M. SE Loop via Lower Dunsforth, Grafton, Minskip & Roecliffe20km5:00Langthorpe CPVarious options are available
N. Round of Copgrove23km5:45Staveley Green (near School)OS map essential
O. Rural Round (includes Bishop Monkton & Burton Leonard)24km6:00Langthorpe CP
P. Ripon Round (North Bridge, Ripon and back)25km6:15Langthorpe CP
Q. Knaresborough Circuit25km6:15Coneythorpe (pub at S end of village)
R. South Ripon Rowell25km6:15Bishop Monkton
S. River Round South (Boroughbridge, Aldwark Bridge, Myton)27km6:30Langthorpe CP

Notes/key: * =  “Langthorpe CP” = Langthorpe Picnic Site car park (where the Striders’ Group normally meets);; + = Time required based on 4 km/hour; walking time only, i.e. no allowance for stops/breaks

Route descriptions relating to the above walks are accessible by clicking on the walk name. B/W copies of this document can also be collected from Tourist Information or Boroughbridge Community Library. If you are unable to download and/or print off a copy of a Word doc, please email John Helliwell ( who will do his best to get a copy to you. Should you wish to be included on the Striders’ mailing list, please make a request through the above email address.

For more information about Walkers are Welcome in Boroughbridge, please either refer to Facebook: Boroughbridge & Lower Ure Valley, Walkers are Welcome; or find the group on; or send an email,