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Best trails in Harrogate

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Looking for a great trail near Harrogate, North Yorkshire? AllTrails has 10 great hiking trails, trail running trails, views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails in North York Moors National Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Ogden Water Country Park or Harewood Park. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 5 easy trails in Harrogate ranging from 2.5 to 4.3 miles and from 475 to 974 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Harrogate
Top trails (10)
#1 - Brimham Rocks and Brimham Moor
Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
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Length: 2.8 mi • Est. 1 h 27 m
A circular walk from the National Trust site of Brimham Rocks in North Yorkshire, within the Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Brimham Rocks is a natural spectacle of giant rock formationShow more
#2 - Scar House and Angram Reservoirs Circular
Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
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Length: 6.8 mi • Est. 3 h 12 m
Scar House and Angram Reservoirs Circular is a 6.8 mile loop trail located near Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hShow more
#3 - Swinsty and Fewston Reservoir Loop
Swinsty Moor Plantation
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Length: 7.1 mi • Est. 3 h 36 m
Swinsty and Fewston Reservoir Loop is a 7.1 mile loop trail located near Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for walking, ruShow more
#4 - Beaver Dyke Reservoir
Swinsty Moor Plantation
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Length: 4.3 mi • Est. 2 h 9 m
Beaver Dyke Reservoir is a 4.3 mile loop trail located near Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options.Show more
#5 - Swinsty Reservoir Circular
Swinsty Moor Plantation
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Length: 3.4 mi • Est. 1 h 50 m
Swinsty Reservoir Circular is a 3.4 mile loop trail located near Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity optionShow more
#6 - Greenhow and Nidderdale Way
Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
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Length: 6.5 mi • Est. 3 h 19 m
A circular walk from the village of Greenhow in North Yorkshire, within the Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The route follows paths and stone tracks across the areas of high pasture andShow more
#7 - Brimham Rocks Walk
Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England
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Length: 3.6 mi • Est. 1 h 52 m
Brimham Rocks Walk is a 3.6 mile loop trail located near Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, anShow more
#8 - Gouthwaite Reservoir Circular
Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
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Length: 6 mi • Est. 2 h 48 m
Gouthwaite Reservoir Circular is a 6 mile loop trail located near Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walkingShow more
#9 - Loft - Thrope Farm - Cliff Wood
Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
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Length: 5.2 mi • Est. 2 h 36 m
Loft - Thrope Farm - Cliff Wood is a 5.2 mile loop trail located near Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used forShow more
#10 - Brimham Rocks and Fell Beck
Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England
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Length: 2.5 mi • Est. 1 h 19 m
Brimham Rocks and Fell Beck is a 2.5 mile out and back trail located near Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiShow more