Beningbrough Newton Walk

Walking trail

A walk through parkland and woods with two great options to extend your wanders through Larch walk and or into Newton-on-Ouse village. Please be aware this walk shares the pathway with traffic unless you decide to turn round and walk back the same way – the views are quite different so worth considering.

Follow the pink waymarkers.

Path through shady woodland


A route map of the Newton Walk trail


Beningbrough Hall car park


Starting with Beningbrough's visitor entrance behind you, head to the bottom right of the car park to the gate. Go through the gate and follow the path along towards the farm shop. Carry on to the left leaving the farm shop behind you, heading along the tarmac road.

View onto gate with farm shop in the distance


Cross over the main exit road and continue through the gate directly in front of you. Continue along the concrete path. Enjoy Beningbrough’s open parkland out on your left hand side.

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Views out onto Beningbrough's parkland with cattle grazing in the distance


Optional Loop: If you want to extend your walk through the Larch walk, before entering the picnic area, enter the woods through the gate on your right. Either follow the wooded path round and turn back once you reach the metal gate or, alternatively, once you reach the same point (where the road intersects the two wooded areas), turn right and follow the road back towards the farm shop, re-joining the trail from step 2.

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Looking over the railings into the woods with a carpet of bluebells at Beningbrough


Head through the gate towards the picnic area. Continue on the pathway around the pond, looking out for the frame with views back towards the Hall.

Pathway with fields on left and blue sky


Keep following pathway towards the trees and take a left turn into the woods. Follow this bark mulch path through the woods coming out at Newton Lodge.

Path through shady woodland


Optional Loop: At Newton Lodge can leave the estate turning right for an optional extra loop around the village, taking in the church and the war memorial, all with strong links to the Beningbrough estate. If you prefer to head back towards Beningbrough jump straight to Step 7.

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Newton Lodge, tiny gated building you pass under to exit the Beningbrough estate on foot


Head left and along the entrance road with Newton Lodge behind you. As this is one of the main driveways into Beningbrough, please take extra care for passing cars. Follow this all the way back with glimpses of the hall along the way.

Driveway through grassland with trees either side and blue skies


Turn right at lime tree avenue to head towards the hall making your way up the impressive driveway before arriving back into the car park.

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Long driveway with grass flanks and red bricked hall at the top


Beningbrough Hall car park

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Beningbrough Newton Walk

Contact us

For more information call 01904 472027

Beningbrough Newton Walk

How to get here

Beningbrough, York, North Yorkshire, YO30 1DD
By road

Signposted from the A19 and A59 over Toll bridge.

Beningbrough Newton Walk

Facilities and access

  • car park
  • Restaurant
  • Toilets