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A sunny view of Robin Hood's Bay beach across rocks and pools towards the headland at Ravenscar

Important notice -

The Old Coastguard Station and Ravenscar Visitor Centre are now closed to further restrict the spread of coronavirus. We encourage people to stay home, avoid travel and observe social distancing.

Varied coastal area with natural history and industrial archaeology interest

Walking and cycling on the Yorkshire Coast

A group walks in the sunshine at Ravenscar with countryside and blue sea in the background

Coastal ambles 

More downloadable walking routes, from our colleagues in the North York Moors National Park team.

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What's on 

Upcoming events

Sorry, there are no upcoming events at this place.

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Wildlife

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Get involved

A volunteer clears bracken on the coast

Join our team 

A day of volunteer conservation work at our special place can involve anything from woodland work or fencing to dry stone walling, footpath repairs or biological surveys.

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Learning

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Places to stay

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History

The Old Coastguard Station viewed from the bottom of the slipway

Discover the story of the Old Coastguard Station 

A building with an intriguing tale. Appearances can be deceptive.

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Join or give

Two walkers take in a sunny view of blue sea and green cliff tops across Robin Hood's Bay from Ravenscar

Dedicate a donation 

Support the Yorkshire Coast by dedicating a donation to someone special and adding your precious memories to our interactive map. A unique way to remember a loved one or celebrate a significant occasion, your donation will help us care for places on the Yorkshire Coast for years to come.