Thirsk

The traditional market town of Thirsk is situated between two of Englands most famous national parks, to the west lies the Yorkshire Dales National Park and to the east the North York Moors National Park. This picturesque Yorkshire town is set in an ideal location for exploring the breathtaking countryside of Yorkshire and is a favourite place for walkers and cyclists. 

The town has a stunning medieval market square which holds twice weekly markets on Mondays and Saturdays. Round the paved square there are narrow lanes and walkways with numerous specialist shops to explore. 

Famous for its race course which attracts visitors from far and wide, and the acclaimed author James Herriot, who based his stories on the...

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Yorkshire Xtreme Adventures

Thirsk, Vale of York

Our adrenaline-fuelled adventure packages are exhilarating, challenging and a lot of fun - from tackling mud, rocks and ruts on a 4x4 off road driving day, to bouncing over extreme terrain on a quad...

Hambleton

Thirsk, North York Moors

Hambleton which was named after the Hambleton Hills is an area of natural beauty, heritage and legend. Middlesbrough which offers a modern shopping experience is just next door and the historical...

Intrepid Pursuits

Thirsk, North York Moors

Intrepid Pursuits offers a great range of outdoor activities, under expert supervision. All the courses are tailored to suit individual needs, ages and abilities and aim to include all the fun and...

Falconry UK Birds of Prey Centre

Thirsk, Vale of York

The Falconry UK Birds of Prey Centre based in Thirsk is a spectacular day out for all the family. Feel the excitement as these magnificent birds take to the skies and return time and time again....

Byland Abbey

Thirsk, North York Moors

Byland Abbey is a fascinating and atmospheric place to visit and offers an interesting insight to the life and times of the monks who lived there. Though mostly ruined now, there are still some of...

Thirsk Race Course

Thirsk, Vale of York

Thirsk Racecourse has survived through the years to retain its reputation as one of the premier courses in the country. The stunning North York Moors surroundings and the first class facilities...

Yorkshire Gliding Club

Thirsk, Vale of York

Yorkshire Gliding Club at Sutton Bank near Thirsk offers a great gliding experience for both novices and experienced pilots. Gliding courses and gift vouchers are available and make a perfect gift or...

Sutton Bank Visitor Centre & Cafe

Thirsk, North York Moors

Sutton Bank Visitor Centre is a great place to spend the day. Walkers and cyclists will appreciate the wildlife and surrounding scenery, which is breathtaking. There is so much to see and do. The...

Feet Company

Thirsk, North York Moors

If you are looking for a beauty saloon that provides a good service in a relaxed friendly environment at reasonable prices then the Feet Company in Thirsk is ideal for you. The Feet Company offer...

The Mouseman Visitor Centre & Cafe

Thirsk, North York Moors

The Mouseman Visitor Centre offers an amazing insight into the craft and talents of Robert Thompson, as visitors wander through rooms full of his works. Hand carved furniture and beautifully crafted...

The World of James Herriott

Thirsk, Vale of York

The World of James Herriot in Thirsk North Yorkshire is one of the country's premier attractions. The museum encompasses the very essence of the world renowned vet James Herriot and is set in the...

Thirsk Leisure Centre

Thirsk

Thirsk Leisure Centre is an easily accessible fitness centre in the middle of town. Facilities include a comprehensive gym and exercise studio. The heated pool is perfect for a leisurely swim and the...

The Ritz Cinema

Thirsk, Vale of York

The Ritz Cinema is run by a dedicated group of volunteers. It runs a nightly showing of current Box Office films, and occasional Matinees. It is housed in what was once the Mechanics Institute,...

 
 
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