Route 164 northerly section starts in the small market town of Pocklington which is situated at the foot of the Yorkshire Wolds. The route is all on-road and travels across the rolling central Wolds via Millington, Huggate and Kirkburn villages.
The route joins Route 1 into Hutton Cranswick along Burn Butts Lane. Route 164 forms part of the fantastic Way of the Roses cycle route, which runs from Morecambe on the Irish Sea to Bridlington on the North Sea.
The southerly section runs from Beverley to Kiplingcotes via North and South Newbald.
Things to see and do
- Near the centre of Pocklington is Burnby Hall Gardens, eight acres of beautiful gardens and two lakes which are home to the largest collection of Hardy Water Lilies in Europe.
- Millington Wood has one of the best ancient ash woods in the Yorkshire Wolds and is well worth a visit.
We have taken all responsible steps to ensure that these routes are safe and achievable by people with a reasonable level of fitness. However, all outdoor activities involve a degree of risk. To the extent permitted by law, Sustrans accepts no responsibility for any accidents or injury resulting from following these routes. Walking and cycling routes change over time. Weather conditions may also affect path surfaces. Please use your own judgement when using the routes based upon the weather and the ability, experience and confidence levels of those in your group.