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Grey seal and pup Credit Steve Race Yorkshire Coast NatureGrey seal and pup Credit Steve Race Yorkshire Coast Nature

We asked Steve Race and Richard Baines who run Yorkshire Coast Nature for their top twenty nature highlights around the moorland and coast of the North York Moors. 

Click on the images below to find out more about each one. Some of these incredible natural sights can be quite elusive, so you might want to book a nature safari to learn how to spot them!

Find out what other wildlife is around at any time of year too with our nature calendar, full of tips, seasonal walks and ideas on the best places to spot birds, animals and wildflowers.