Passionate about sharing walking in the East Riding of Yorkshire and the Yorkshire Wolds and to promote the fantastic walking routes in the county

Welcome to 'The Walking Cave Man', a fantastic reference guide to walking in the East Riding of Yorkshire and the Yorkshire Wolds.

'The Walking Cave Man' is an extremely useful resource to unearth the fabulous walking within the East Riding of Yorkshire, providing  details on over 700 miles of walking routes, maps, route descriptions and footpaths showcasing the beautiful countryside and villages in the county, also including information of many other routes and paths.

The Walking Cave Man is proud to have featured in 'Living North' and Park Leisure's 'At Your Leisure' magazines. 


The purpose of this site is to provide information and interesting walks to enjoy within the Yorkshire Wolds and East Yorkshire, however does include walks in The Yorkshire Dales and The Lake District.


The interactive map opposite details all of 'The Walking Cave Man' walks within the East Riding of Yorkshire, however please also look through all the other walks I've highlighted, accessible by selecting the page tabs above or links opposite.


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  If anyone has an interesting walk/route/trail they feel would be of interest or wish to share, I'd be happy to include it on this Blog (please post to thewalkingcaveman@ymail.com) - full accreditation will be given to the author and website if applicable.

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Rudolf's Romp Challenge Walk



Rudolph's Romp




Start and Finish:
SE940294
Month:
December
Distance:
24ml.
Ascent
2,400 feet
Map
Explorer 293 Kingston upon Hull & Beverley
Route:
From Brantingham Village Hall Traditional last-of-the-year challenge over the scenic Yorkshire wolds on a classic route which provides a full mix of woodland, hill and dale with sweeping views of the Vale of York and the River Humber


Download the GPX file for this route






Route


No.Grid Ref.Checkpoint
StartSE 940 294Brantingham Village Hall
1SE 934 301Woodale Road
2SE 927 314South Cave
3SE 927 326Long Drewton Lane
4SE 897 327North Cave
5SE 894 347Hotham
6SE 897 391Houghton Lane Farm
7SE 927 411Arras Wold
8SE 929 375Newbald Wold
9SE 931 318Great Wold Lane
10SE 944 307Brantingham Dale
FinishSE 940 294Brantingham Village Hall


Map of the route




From Brantingham Village Hall Traditional end-of-the-year challenge over the scenic Yorkshire wolds on a classic route which provides a full mix of woodland, hill and dale with sweeping views of the Vale of York and the River Humber.

*Start of the walk leaving Brantingham and half way point at South Newbald





Year 2008 (6th December)
Finish Time:  8 hrs 35 mins

Year 2009 (5th December)
Number of Starters 403
Number of Finishers 383
Finished 343
Finish Time:  8 hrs 24 mins

Year 2010 (6th December)
Event cancelled due to snow

Year 2011 (3rd December)
Number of Starters 408
Number of Finishers 395
Finished 306
Finish Time:  7 hrs 37 mins
 





As always, if anyone has an interesting walk/route/trail they feel would be of interest I'd be happy to include it on this Blog (please post to thewalkingcaveman@ymail.com) - full accreditation will be given to the author and website if applicable.


Please also remember to follow me on Twitter, 'like' me on my Facebook page or Google +