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Goole and Howdenshire Area Walks

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HWGOOLE7 - Normandy Way Walk
Summary
Walk Name
Normandy Way Walk
Ref
HWGOOLE7
Enjoy an hour-long walk passing through docks.
Details
Circular Walk
Yes
Grade
Easy
Walk Type
  • Easy Walks
  • Healthy Walks
Ordnance Survey Explorer Map
291
Car Parking Facility
Leisure Centre in Goole
Refreshments
Leisure Centre and shops in Goole
Public Conveniences
Leisure Centre in Goole
Distance
Distance (Miles)
3
Distance (Kilometres)
5
Description
  • Leave the Leisure Centre and follow the marked footpath through the docks.  At Bridge Street turn right and keep to the right-hand side of the road.  Use the lights to cross Bridge Street onto the footpath along Normandy Way.  Walk up Normandy Way and turn right onto Seavy Road.  Turn right at the bottom of Seavy Road and then turn left onto Dunhill Road.  Walk along Dunhill Road and then turn right onto Boothferry Road.
  • Note: if you are a fast walker then you may cross Boothferry Road at the pedestrian crossing in front of the Courtyard, turn left onto Boothferry Road, and then take the first right onto Clifton Gardens.  Walk up Clifton Gardens and about 45 minutes after starting your walk retrace your steps back to Boothferry Road.
  • Whatever your pace you will return to the Leisure Centre by heading down Boothferry Road, walking under the railway line and passing through the pedestrian area.  Head back towards the Leisure Centre by turning right onto Church Street, walking past the church and following the road round to the left.  Cross Aire Street, walking through the Capricorn parking lot to the Leisure Centre car park.
Map(s)
Location
Start Point
Leisure Centre in Goole
End Point
Leisure Centre in Goole
Towns & Villages
Goole
ParishGoole
Start Easting
474814.43
Start Northing
423425.12
End Easting
474814.43
End Northing
423425.12
Further Information
Accessibility Information
This route:- 
 
-  is relatively flat. 
 
-  contains kissing gates and hand gates. 
 
-  contains steps and/or stiles. 
 
-  crosses at least one busy road (Bridge Street). 
Additional Information
-  Avoid taking this walk on a windy day. 
 
-  Remember to follow the footpath through the docks.