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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Market Days

Whitby, North York Moors

For most of us one of the most interesting things about visiting a town or village is its market. All manner of goods can be found, and the colourful local markets are always a big draw for visitors....

North York Moors Fishing

Pickering, North York Moors

Fishing has become a favourite outdoor pursuit, and with endless rivers, lakes and vast coastline of the North York Moors it is an ideal place to spend some relaxing time. There are plenty of tackle...

Captain Cook Memorial Museum

Whitby, North York Moors

The Captain Cook Memorial Museum is situated in the heart of Whitby and contains a wealth of information and original artefacts which belonged to him. This well visited attraction is absolutely...

North Yorkshire Moors Bird Watching

Pickering, North York Moors

The North York Moors and surrounding areas are a haven for birds and wildlife. The diverse landscape offers ideal nesting and breeding conditions for hundreds of sea birds, waders and rare species of...

Duncombe Park

Helmsley, North York Moors

Magnificent Duncombe Park is set amongst beautiful parkland and surrounded by elegantly manicured gardens. The gardens are open to the public and are a lovely way to spend a day relaxing with the...

The Old School Coffee Shop

Whitby, North York Moors

Opened in April 2012 The Old School Coffee Shop is located at Grosmont overlooking the North York moors Steam Railway. It offers a relaxing location for both adults and children to sit for a while...

Ebberston Hall

Pickering, North York Moors

Ebberston Hall near Pickering in the North York Moors is a stunning listed building. The 17th century Palladian villa still has what remains of the original, naturally fed water gardens and is a...

Osmotherley Walking Shop

Northallerton, North York Moors

The North York Moors has attracted walkers for centuries. Discovering the rugged beauty of the moors and coast has become an important outdoor pursuit and the need for safe, serviceable clothing and...

North York Moors Farmers Markets

Pickering, North York Moors

Farmers markets are the place to find all the best quality goods and produce, and there is nowhere better than the North York Moors. There are numerous markets to visit and the range of goods on...

Workshop for the Would-be Creative

Scarborough, North York Moors

The Workshop for the Would-be Creative is based in the village of East Ayton, near to Scarborough on the fringe of the North York Moors and offer information about a superb range of arts and...

Abbey Tearoom and Store

Rosedale Abbey, Pickering, North York Moors

A warm and friendly welcome will always greet you when you visit the Abbey Tearoom & Store. Sit awhile and enjoy a fresh cup of tea or coffee and enjoy a scone or slice of cake. Before you...

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