Benefits Of Walking

Studies have shown that going out for even a short walk once a day is beneficial to your physical and mental health.

This page has been designed to offer a diverse range of walking routes in Ripon and the surrounding areas for people of all skills and abilities.

All the miles generated through participation in Ripon Together’s Healthy Journeying campaign will be totalled up and the total distanced announced at the end of the summer.

What are you waiting for? Blow the dust off your walking boots and explore one of the many walking routes in Ripon and the surrounding area.

Walking Routes Within Ripon

Spinny Hill

Hell Wath To Ripon Circuit

Ripon Sanctuary Short Route

Ripon To Newby Hall Vista

Fishergreen Circuit

Littlethorpe Short Circuit

Ripon Sanctuary Long Route

Bishop Monkton Circuit

Ripon Canal

St Wilfrid's Procession

Ripon Rowel Walk (Full Length)

Prior Richard Way (Long Route)

Walking Routes Around Fountains Abbey & Studley Royal

Studley Royal Ancient Trees

The Aislabie Walking Route

Studley Royal Seven Bridges

Studley Royal Deer Park

How Hill Circuit

Fountains Abbey & Markenfield Hall

Boots, Gaiters & Vistas

Walking Routes Across The Yorkshire Dales

Hackfall Woods Circular Trail

Scar House Reservoir Circuit

Yorkshire Three Peaks

Pastures & Panoramas

Ingleborough From Clapham

Brimham & Pateley Bridge Loop



    Registered address: Town Hall, Market Place South, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 1BZ


    Ripon Together is a Community Interest Company • Registered in England, Company number: 10187305