Yorkshire Coast

Overlooking Robin Hood's Bay and some of the village's buildings on a summer's day

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.

Yorkshire Coast

What's on 

Sea kayakers on the Yorkshire Coast

Watersports on the Yorkshire Coast 

Dive, float, or paddle on into some watery adventures this summer.

Upcoming events

Kayaking for beginners

Sat 22 Jun 2019
Guided sea kayaking at Runswick Bay in conjunction with East Barnby Outdoor Centre.

Re-connect with nature: Birdsong for beginners

Sat 22 Jun 2019
A woodland walk to appreciate nature's symphony, hear every note and bathe in blissful sound.

Hayburn Wyke wander

Wed 26 Jun 2019
Join a ranger for a walk in the woods.

Industrial intrigue at Ravenscar

Thu 04 Jul 2019
A leisurely guided walk exploring how centuries of human activity have shaped the coastal landscape.

Stand up paddle boarding for beginners

Thu 18 Jul 2019
The world’s fastest growing water sport brings a taste of Hawaii to the Yorkshire coast.

Geocaching taster day: Robin Hood's Bay

Sun 21 Jul 2019
Take up the treasure hunt challenge on this fun outdoors activity for all ages.
Yorkshire Coast


Yorkshire Coast

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.

Yorkshire Coast


Yorkshire Coast

Places to stay

Yorkshire Coast


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.