The Howardian Hills is an AONB (area of Outstanding Natural Beauty) to the north east of York, in North Yorkshire.
Castle Howard and the Howard family estate naturally has it's routes here. It's an area dotted with villages, farmland and woodland. It's a walkers paradise and at the cottage there's a book of walks to inspire you – no matter what your ability.
A very short drive from Spring Cottage an you're in this AONB.