Roseberry Topping is a hill I have wanted to climb for many years and I couldn't come to the Yorkshire Moors and not head up there!
Date: 18th June 2016 Distance: 3.79km (2.35 Miles) Parking: Pay and Display Car Park at Newton
Start Location: Newton under Roseberry Ascent (m/ft): 235m (771ft) Weather:

Sunny

Time Started: 15:05 Highest Point: Roseberry Topping (320m/1050ft) Difficulty: Easy
Duration: 1 Hour 57 Minutes        
Route: Newton under Roseberry - Roseberry Lane - Brant Gate - Roseberry Common - Roseberry Topping (320m/1050ft) - Roseberry Lane - Newton under Roseberry

The target of this afternoons walk is seen from the very start.

A small hill with an amazing shape.


Zooming in on Roseberry Topping - lots of people up there at the moment.


A panorama looking north west. Click for larger version.

Gentle hills rising before the sea.

The back of Roseberry Topping. Still lots of character and shape.

A panorama looking north from Roseberry Topping. Click for larger version.

And the view to the south from the summit.

A spectacular view from 320m above sea level.

The flat fields before the fantastic Cleveland Hills and Hasty Bank, where we were earlier.


Easby Moor with the monument on top.


Zooming in on Easby Moor.

Roseberry's west face has a big drop!

After sitting up here for about 20 minutes we had the summit to ourselves for a second.

Its a popular summit for families.

Distant Cleveland Hills.

Its great to have the sun shining too!

Peace and quiet at the top now.


The shapely summit.


Utterly spectacular from this perspective!

Clear blue skies now we are at the bottom.

And a final shot of this amazing little 'mini-matterhorn'.