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Staithes to Whitby

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More coastal cliffs and coves, plus a long, sandy stretch take you to bustling Whitby. 
moderate
18.7 km
5:32 h
309 m
306 m
From Staithes, more dramatic coastal paths take you to Whitby with its picturesque harbour and town steeped in history. High above the town are the remains of Whitby Abbey.
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Macs Adventure
Updated: July 23, 2020
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
103 m
Lowest point
3 m
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Start

Staithes (13 m)
Coordinates:
OS Grid
NZ 78196 18882
DD
54.559147, -0.792324
DMS
54°33'32.9"N 0°47'32.4"W
UTM
30U 642754 6047976
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Destination

Whitby

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These maps and routes are designed to be used in conjunction with our traditional documentation. We have recently embarked on a conversion initiative to bring the two elements together, and this itinerary will be covered in due course.

 

In the meantime, using the two elements alongside each other should go a long way to ensure you have a safe, enjoyable and problem free day.

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Coordinates

OS Grid
NZ 78196 18882
DD
54.559147, -0.792324
DMS
54°33'32.9"N 0°47'32.4"W
UTM
30U 642754 6047976
w3w 
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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
18.7 km
Duration
5:32 h
Ascent
309 m
Descent
306 m

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