Yorkshire Coast

Reflections of clouds in water on the beach at Boggle Hole looking towards Robin Hood's Bay

Important notice -

Please note, periods of extreme weather such as heavy rain, cold or heat can lead to an increased likelihood of rock falls from cliffs. We advise all visitors to keep a safe distance from the base of cliffs.

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

Mammal bioblitz: seal watch walk

Sun 21 Oct 2018
10:00-12:00
A guided walk down to the rocky shore with a ranger to visit Ravenscar's grey seal colony.

Mammal bioblitz: small mammal survey, Ravenscar

Sat 27 Oct 2018
08:30-12:00
Help rangers discover more about the small mammals living in the woods and hedgerows of Ravenscar.

Hallowe'en trail at the Old Coastguard Station

Sat 27 Oct 2018
10:00-16:00
Find your Hallowe'en spirit at the Old Coastguard Station where chilling clues lead you to a spooky prize.

Spooky woodland trail

Sat 27 Oct 2018
17:00-19:30
Find clues to solve The Ravenscar Riddle and win a prize.

Mammal bioblitz: make a hedgehog house

Sun 28 Oct 2018
10:00-15:00
A ranger will help you to create a home for hedgehogs in your garden.
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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.