Breathtaking purple heather clad moors

North York Moors

The North York Moors are located in the North East of England in North Yorkshire and offer a superb location for a holiday, short break or day out. Much of the region is a designated National Park with numerous Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

The Moors are typified by rolling heather clad hills interspersed by lush dales and river valleys. The North York Moors boasts one of the largest areas of natural untamed heather in England, and a visit in spring to see the heather in full purple bloom is breathtaking and well worth the effort.

The area lends itself to outdoor pursuits, in particular walking and cycling. You can get 'lost' for hours if not days in the calm tranquillity of your surroundings with only fellow...

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North Yorkshire Moors Walking

Pickering, North York Moors

Walking in the North York Moors is the perfect outdoor activity for all ages and abilities. There are numerous footpaths and signed walks throughout  the stunning countryside. A number of the...

West House Trout Lakes

Darlington, North York Moors

West House Trout Lakes in North Yorkshire offers a fine fly fishing venue, where anglers can choose between four lakes, and enjoy the tranquility of the beautiful countryside. The lakes are clean and...

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...

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...

Go Ape! Dalby Forest

Thornton-le-Dale, Pickering, North York Moors

Dalby Forest is home to Go Ape tree top adventure park and offers an exciting and fun experience for all the family. The thrills and spills of the high zip wires and rope ladders is an exhilarating...

Newburgh Priory

Easingwold, North York Moors

For a taste of history and culture, with plenty to see and do for alll the family, Newburgh Priory is an ideal place to visit. The wonderful gardens which surround the stately home are full of...

Northern Ryedale Leisure Centre

Pickering, North York Moors

Northern Ryedale Leisure Centre in Pickering has a range of facilities to suit all the family. Whatever age or ability there is something ideal to do whatever the weather. The centre has indoor and...

Rievaulx Abbey & Cafe

Helmsley, North York Moors

A visit to Rievaulx Abbey in the North York Moors National Park is a wonderfully calming experience. The once bustling Abbey is now a silent ruin, sitting in a tranquil area of woodland and owned and...

Thimbleby Shooting Ground

Northallerton, North York Moors

Thimbleby Shooting Ground is located just to the north of Thirsk with easy access from the A19. Clay target shooting is available for beginners through to experienced guns, with corporate days...

Fylingdale Moors

Whitby, North York Moors

Fylingdale Moors lie high on the edge of the North York Moors, and include the coastal towns of Scarborough, Whitby and Robin Hoods Bay. The moors form a spectacular expanse of wild heather clad moor...

Carlton Bank

Stokesley, North York Moors

Located amongst the Cleveland Hills in North Yorkshire, Carlton Bank is a popular tourist spot for walkers, sightseers, cyclists & many flying enthusiasts. Situated in the beautiful North York Moors...

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...

Forge Valley Woods National Nature Reserve

Scarborough, North York Moors

Forge Valley National Nature Reserve supports an abundant variety of wildlife. The woodlands are alive with bird life, insects and wild flowers, have charming riverside boardwalks and a geology trail...

Tourist Information Centres

Helmsley, North York Moors

Discovering the treasures of the North York Moors is an essential part of any visit. The Tourist Information Centre has helpful maps and guides, and the friendly staff will answer any questions about...

Farndale

Kirkbymoorside, North York Moors

Farndale has to be one of the most delightful places to visit in the whole of England. Situated in the North York Moors National Park this stunningly beautiful, sleepy little dale nestles in a valley...

Coast To Coast Walk

Whitby, North York Moors

The famous Wainright Coast to Coast Walk is a well trodden path through some of the spectacular countryside of the North York Moors. Passing through some beautiful towns and villages and taking in...

Helmsley Castle

Helmsley, North York Moors

Helmsley Castle has seen many changes over the years and throughout its turbulent history. Visitors can only wonder at the spectacular remains and try to imagine what life here must have been like. A...

North York Moors Visitor Centres

Pickering, North York Moors

When visiting the North York Moors National Park there is so much going on that you won't want to miss anything! Visitors centres and tourist information offices have a wealth of local knowledge and...

St Alban Sports Centre

Ampleforth, York, North York Moors

St. Albans Sports Centre has everything you need for a fun filled fitness experience. The well equipped gym, heated indoor pool and sports halls are supervised by well trained staff. There is a wide...

Whorlton Castle

Swainby, Stokesley, North York Moors

Whorlton Castle near Swainby is a fine example of a Motte and Bailey construction. The site is of great historic interest and is a wonderful place to visit. Visitors can explore the remains and learn...

Bilsdale

Stokesley, North York Moors

Bilsdale is located in North Yorkshire inside the North York Moors National Park. It lies between Clay Bank view point to the North and Newgate Bank to the South. The landscape is made up of farmland...

North Yorkshire Moors Photography

Pickering, North York Moors

The North York Moors offers endless opportunities for taking some breathtaking photographs. The rugged moorland landscapes, stunning coastline and vast variety of wildlife make perfect subjects for...

St Cedds Church

Kirkbymoorside, North York Moors

St Cedd's Church is an historic parish church in Lastingham, which was once a flourishing monastery in the heart of the village. With a long and interesting history the church is well visited and...

Lyke Wake Walk Club

Northallerton, North York Moors

The Lyke Wake Club was formed originally in 1955, and closed in 2005 but has reopened again to welcome new members. All comers who have taken on the challenge and completed the walk can join and...

Lyke Wake Walk

Northallerton, North York Moors

One of a number of excellent walks through the North York Moors is the Lyke Wake Walk. Taking in the stunning scenery and the exhilarating fresh air, this walk ends at the coastal town of Ravenscar....

 
 
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