A well-hidden site which is worth seeking out. Grassy slopes and a hill top copse of pine trees make this an attractive place for a picnic. Entering the site from Askham Lane brings you to the top of the sandy knoll.
- panoramic views across the city to the Yorkshire Wolds and North York Moors
- nature conservation site with many species of butterfly
- Travel and parking
Buses run frequently from the city centre. Alight at Acomb Green and then walk 500m along Askham Lane to the site.
For up-to-date information about local bus routes see the iTravel York website.
There are no council car parks close to this location.
Please use available on-street parking in the surrounding streets, showing consideration for local residents.