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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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...

Coast to Coast Walk

Richmond, North Dales

Coast to Coast sounds an awful long way, but the beauty of these long distance walks is that you can do as much or as little as you like. Stop off at some delightful towns and villages for...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Arkengarthdale

Richmond, North Dales

Arkengarthdale is a stunning and very picturesque area which lies to the very north of the Yorkshire Dales and is joined at Reeth to neighbouring Swaledale.

Aysgarth Falls

Aysgarth, Leyburn, North Dales

Aysgarth Falls are one of natures most stunning gifts. The spectacular scenery is enhanced by the amazing wildlife which has made its home in and around the falls. The river is teeming with fish and...

Farfield Mill & Cafe

Sedbergh, North Dales

The amazing Farfield Mill Arts and Heritage Centre houses an extensive group of art studios and craft galleries as well as a cafe and a retail shop. A number of artists work on site and produce a...

The Tea Pottery

Leyburn, North Dales

The Tea Pottery specialises in unique and quirky, individually designed teapots, which have become world renowned. The designs are endless and the hand made teapots are much sought after. Many are...

Birkdale

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.

Aysgarth Falls National Park Centre

Aysgarth, Leyburn, North Dales

The Aysgarth Falls National Park Centre and nature reserve make the perfect place for a day out in the wonderful countryside. The protected area is a haven for wildlife and is full of geological...

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...

Teesdale

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...

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...

Coverdale

Leyburn, North Dales

Situated in a beautiful location in the Yorkshire Dales, Coverdale is a picturesque valley which surrounds the river Cover. This limestone based glacial valley supports the river, which is set amidst...

Bishopdale

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...

Hebblethwaite Hall Wood

Sedbergh, North Dales

The Woodland Trust is responsible for the management of Hebblethwaite Hall Wood near Sedbergh. This ancient woodland is full of wonderful natural features, including waterfalls, pebble beaches and...

Bedale Golf Club

Bedale, North Dales

Bedale Golf Club is a magnificent 18 hole course, with some challenging tees to play. The well kept greens and fairways offer an excellent days sport to both members and visitors. There are regular...

 
 
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