North Dales

The Northern Dales is an area of true natural beauty which straddles the central Pennines in both North Yorkshire and Cumbria, and both artists and writers have found inspiration from the unspoiled and breathtaking beauty throughout the ages. The picturesque patchwork of dry-stone walls and barns, ancient castles and ruins are typical of this delightful area that attracts visitors from all over the world. The Northern Dales offer stunning, vast and rugged scenery for walkers, climbers and sightseers, and are dotted with picturesque villages where visitors will find accommodation, tea rooms and traditional friendly pubs to relax and unwind in as well as a number of bustling market towns to explore. Each of The Dales holds different...

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Countryside Live

Harrogate, North Dales

For a Country show with a difference look out for Countryside Live. With tons to see and do, plenty of interactive side shows and thrilling competitions for all the family. A superb day out whatever...

The Riding Academy

Richmond, North Dales

The Riding Academy offers tuition and horse management to all ages. Riding lessons and expert specialist training is available. The academy has weekend activities and also caters for childrens...

Egglestone Abbey

Barnard Castle, North Dales

Egglestone Abbey at Barnard Castle stands proudly on a hilltop above the river. Some of the stunning architecture of this once grand abbey still remains, protected by English Heritage, to be admired...

The Hawes Ropemaker

Hawes, North Dales

The Hawes Ropemaker offers an insight into this rare and quite unique specialist trade with a fascinating history. All manner of ropes, and braids are produced for a wide variety of uses. The...


Sedbergh, North Dales

Garsdale located in Northern England, is a narrow valley situated on the Pennines between Baugh Fell and Rise Hill. The dale falls into the Yorkshire Dales National Park but for local government...


Hawes, North Dales

Swaledale is one of the northern and more remote of the Yorkshire Dales set close to the Pennine Way and the market town of Hawes. Swaledale is well known for its spectacular wildflower meadows which...

Jubilee Lakes Fly Fishing

Darlington, North Dales

Jubillee Lakes is a superb fly fishery on the edge of North Yorkshire. The lakes are well stocked with top quality, well developed fish and the site has excellent facilities for a perfect days...

Sedbergh Golf Club

Sedbergh, North Dales

Sedbergh Golf Club lies amidst some spectacular countryside in the shadow of Howgill fells. The superb 9 hole course offers quite a challenge and attracts many visitors with it's interesting layout...

Middleham Castle

Middleham, North Dales

Middleham Castle stands proud in the heart of the village, surrounded by lush green countryside. The buildings are remarkably well preserved and have a fascinating history. There are exhibitions and...

Thornton Steward Reservoir

Bedale, North Dales

Thornton Steward Reservoir is fine fly fishery in Bedale. The compact reservoir is a tranquil site where the Felling Fly Fishing Club operates. The lake is well stocked with both rainbow and brown...

Green Laning in The Yorkshire Dales

Masham, North Dales

Green Laning is quite an issue for some, and an important part of life for others. Where the historic country lanes are still unsurfaced and wild, and bikers and 4X4 drivers enjoy some really rugged...


Hawes, North Dales

Wensleydale is probably the most famous of all the dales in the Yorkshire Dales National Park. It can be found in the northern section of the park and is an area of tranquillity, peace, stunning...

Snaizeholme Red Squirrel Trail

Hawes, North Dales

Snaizeholme Red Squirrel Trail is a nature reserve dedicated to preserving the rare red squirrel. A special viewing area has been set up to allow visitors to observe these delightful creatures in...


Hawes, North Dales

Raydale is one of the smallest and most tranquil of the Yorkshire Dales and offers visitors the chance to explore this wonderful area in peaceful and relaxing surroundings.

Reeth National Park Centre

Richmond, North Dales

Reeth National Park Centre in Richmond offers a comprehensive information service about the Yorkshire Dales and surrounding area. Fascinating displays, books and maps are available to enable visitors...

Northern Dales Farmers Markets

Northallerton, North Dales

Wherever you visit in the countryside the farmers market is always a favourite place to pick up some of the finest home produce. North Yorkshire is no exception, with a number of Certified Farmers...


Hawes, North Dales

Birkdale is one of the smallest of the Yorkshire Dales and is located in the far north west of the Yorkshire Dales National Park and has just one small settlement at Keld.

Richmond Castle

Richmond, North Dales

Richmond Castle stands high above the town and is one of the most visited tourist attractions in the area. The colourful history of the castle is well documented and there are fascinating exhibitions...

The Station Shopping Centre

Richmond, North Dales

The unique Station Shopping Centre in Richmond is a wonderful place to visit whilst in North Yorkshire. The collection of shops, independent cafes and eateries join with two cinemas to create an all...


Barnard Castle, North Dales

Although not strictly in the dales, Teesdale is often described as the most 'northern dale' and is the area that surrounds the upper reaches of the River Tees just to the north of the Yorkshire...

Ballowfields Local Nature Reserve

Leyburn, North Dales

Ballowfields Local Nature Reserve lies between Askrigg and Carperby in stunning Wensleydale. The area is mainly grassland and supports an abundance of bird and wildlife. The wild flowers which carpet...

The Wensleydale Railway

Northallerton, North Dales

The Wensleydale Railway recreates an historical trip through the history of the heritage railways. Taking in the wonderful Yorkshire scenery, the National Park and calling at some lovely towns and...

Hawes National Park Centre

Hawes, North Dales

The Hawes National Park Centre offers a wealth of information about the local area and community. The centre has a conference and educational learning facility as well as a souvenir and gift shop....


Leyburn, North Dales

Bishopdale is situated in the central part of the Yorkshire Dales, with its nearest neighbour being Wensleydale. The valley was formed in the ice age and is long and narrow with steep sides. In...


Leyburn, North Dales

Waldendale is one of the Yorkshire Dales most tranquil and least visited areas as it lies hidden away from nearby Wensleydale in a quiet backwater valley.

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