Chalkland Way
40 mile circular walk around the chalk hills of the Wolds

The Chalkland Way is a 40 mile circular walking route in the Yorkshire Wolds, Britain’s most northerly chalk outcrop, linking the villages of Great Givendale, Bishop Wilton, Bugthorpe, Thixendale, Fimber, Wetwang and Huggate. Most walkers start and finish at Pocklington, a market town with plenty of eating and drinking establishments. The route was established in 1994 by Ray Wallis.

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Holiday Packages

All our Standard Itineraries include:

  • Hand-picked accommodation in B&Bs / guest houses / inns / small hotels
  • En-suite facilities where available
  • Breakfast
  • Daily baggage transfers from our own team of local drivers
  • All booking fees

We will also endeavour to include all these in any custom itinerary you wish to build for this walk.

Day 1: Pocklington to Acklam (13.8m)
Day 2: Acklam to Wetwang (13.4m), taxi to Huggate *
Day 3: taxi to Wetwang, walk to Pocklington (15m)

 

£540 solo walkers (plus single supplements)
£440 per person (based on two sharing)
£410 per person (based on group of 3)
£395 per person (based on group of 4 or more)

* price includes taxi

 

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Day 1: Pocklington to Fimber (23.6m), taxi to Huggate
Day 2: taxi to Fimber, walk to Pocklington (17.2m)

 

£460 solo walkers (plus single supplements)
£345 per person (based on two sharing)
£320 per person (based on group of 3)
£310 per person (based on group of 4 or more)
* price includes taxi

 

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Day 1: Pocklington to Bugthorpe (10.3m), taxi to Pocklington
Day 2: taxi to Bugthorpe, walk to Thixendale (8.1m)
Day 3: Thixendale to Wetwang (8.8m) taxi to Huggate
Day 4: taxi to Wetwang, walk to Huggate (8.2m)
Day 5: Huggate to Pocklington (7.8m)

£720 solo walkers (plus single supplements)
£620 per person (based on two sharing)
£590 per person (based on group of 3)
£570 per person (based on group of 4 or more)

* price includes taxi transport

 

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* All headline holiday prices are shown per person, based on two people sharing.

Baggage Transfer

Baggage Transfer is automatically included in the price of all our Walking Holiday packages.

These prices are for anyone planning their own holiday and just need bags moving from one stop to the next.

Prices dependent on itinerary and number of participants, please enquire

 

Max 17kg per bag

Prices dependent on itinerary and number of participants, please enquire

 

Max 17kg per bag

Prices dependent on itinerary and number of participants, please enquire

 

Max 17kg per bag

Note: If you are booking accommodation in an Airbnb, you must ensure that there will either be someone available to take collection/delivery of your bags or that they have appropriate, secure storage in the event that the proprietor is absent.

Walk Information

  • Holiday Options
  • Walk Info
  • Maps & Guide Books

Rest Days
Rest days can be incorporated into any walking holiday package at an additional £60.00 per person per night

Solo Travellers
Solo travellers please contact us or use the booking form to send your proposed itinerary including dates, and we will price accordingly. Where possible, we take advantage of existing bookings from other clients to ensure you receive a cost effective service.

Alternative Itineraries
For alternative itineraries to those provided for this route, please contact us, or use the Booking Form to submit your proposed itinerary and number of participants and we will quote accordingly.

Walking Season Dates
Prices are based on the walk starting after 1st April and ending before 30th September. For walks outside those dates, please contact us. We provide a reduced out of season service, but still manage to meet the needs of most customers who contact us during this period.

Walk Information
The Chalkland Way is a 40 mile circular walking route in the Yorkshire Wolds, Britain's most northerly chalk outcrop, linking the villages of Great Givendale, Bishop Wilton, Bugthorpe, Thixendale, Fimber, Wetwang and Huggate.

Most walkers start and finish at Pocklington, a market town with plenty of eating and drinking establishments.

The route was established in 1994 by Ray Wallis

OS Explorer Maps
294 - Market Weighton & Yorkshire Wolds Central
300 - Howardian Hills & Malton

Guide Books
For a free leaflet, financed by East Yorkshire & Derwent Ramblers, please send an A5 stamped, addressed envelope to Ray Wallis, 75 Ancaster Ave., Hull HU5 4QR

Mobile Digital Mapping
Digital maps can be viewed on most modern smartphones using an appropriate app, downloaded from the app store associated with your device. Brigantes recommend that whichever app you use, it should support Ordnance Survey 1:25k or 1:50k scale maps. There are many apps to choose from, but the two main providers are Ordnance Survey and Memory Map.

Each provider’s app has its own benefits, but both provide all-important offline navigation, meaning your device does not need a mobile signal to work effectively on the trail.

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