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Family Fun in the Dales

During your stay there is plenty to keep the whole family entertained in and around the Yorkshire Dales. In fact there is simply far too many attractions to list, on this section of www.visittheyorkshiredales.co.uk  we would like to give you a few ideas, some inspiration and links to websites to help you plan some wonderful family fun while on holiday.

Thornton Hall Country Farm can be found near Skipton, and is a fabulous family day out. The children will make farmyard friends, play plenty, and learn too!,  Thornton Hall Farm house rare sheep, Kune Kune pigs, Wallabies, and many more fascinating breeds of animals.  They also have ride on tractors, giant sand pits, tea rooms and gift shops. Family tickets are available. Visit www.thorntonhallcountrypark.co.uk

Wondering how to keep the kids entertained during your stay in the Yorkshire Dales? Snozzcumber.com has some great suggestions for fun, children's parties and mobile entertainers in the Yorkshire Dales area. From mini-discos to clowns and magicians, kids' go-karting to soft play and jewellery making, there is plenty of choice for toddlers and older children alike. Whether Disney Frozen, Peppa Pig, Princesses or Pirates is the flavour of the month, visit https://www.snozzcumber.com/  now to find a party provider that can make your child's dream come true.

Quadtrex Thornton Hall  can be found near Skipton, and is a fabulous family day out. The trek takes you over 160 acres of woodland, quarryland, grassland, dirt track and more... Suitable for the individual  rider, families and for parties of all ages and occasions.  Suitable for both the novice and more experienced rider.  Visit  www.quadtrex.co.uk

Why not spend the day at Britain’s longest show cave, WHITE SCAR CAVE set in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales National Park at Ingleton. For more information and to book visit www.whitescarcave.co.uk

KILNSEY PARK is just 3 miles north of the quaint cobbled street village of Grassington and offers bundles of fun for the whole family, including fishing for all ages & nature trails. Children can meet the animals including red squirrels, pygmy goats, ducks & geese.  There is also an adventure playground and restaurant.   www.kilnseypark.co.uk

EMBSAY & BOLTON ABBEY STEAM RAILWAY is located just a short drive from the historic market town of Skipton and offers a relaxing experience travelling between Embsay & Bolton Abbey taking in some breathtaking scenery on route.  Thomas the Tank Engine and Friends also frequent the station throughout the year.  www.embsayboltonabbeyrailway.org.uk

If you are feeling a little more adventurous and in need of getting the adrenalin pumping  then why not venture out to CAMP HILL ESTATE, Bedale  for an action packed day of Quad racing, clay pigeon shooting, 4x4 off road driving, zip wires and much more.  For details on booking visit www.camphill.co.uk

Why not educate the children while on holiday and visit SKIPTON CASTLE, which is one of the best preserved and complete medieval castles in Britain. for details visit  www.skiptoncastles.co.uk

How about packing a picnic and heading off to LIGHTWATER VALLEY THEME PARK near Ripon, and experiencing a delightful day full of fun, with rides and attractions for all age groups, including the longest roller coaster in Europe! You will also find the amazing bird of prey centre, Lightwater shopping village and much more. Visit http://www.lightwatervalley.co.uk/

For more ideas on family fun days out, in and around the Yorkshire Dales click on our featured business adverts.

Have fun

Thornton Hall Country Park, Thornton-in-Craven

Thornton Hall Country Park
Thornton-in-Craven
near Skipton
North Yorkshire
BD23 3TS

01282 841148

Thornton Hall Country Park, Thornton-in-Craven

A family run, spotlessly clean, Award Winning Country Farm Park situated on the border of Pendle and the Yorkshire Dales…

Experience hands on animal encounters on our traditional working farm, hitch a ride in our 4 x 4 Adventure Experience and relax in our country tearoom while the little ones burn off the remainder of their energy in our huge fun filled Wizzick Play Barn… a fun filled, informative family day out, RAIN OR SHINE!

Thornton Hall Country Park, Thornton-in-Craven

Thornton Hall Country Park, Thornton-in-Craven

A family run, spotlessly clean, Award Winning Country Farm Park situated on the border of Pendle and the Yorkshire Dales…

Experience hands on animal encounters on our traditional working farm, hitch a ride in our 4 x 4 Adventure Experience and relax in our country tearoom while the little ones burn off the remainder of their energy in our huge fun filled Wizzick Play Barn… a fun filled, informative family day out, RAIN OR SHINE!

Thornton Hall Country Park
Thornton-in-Craven
near Skipton
North Yorkshire
BD23 3TS

01282 841148

Mamma J's and Little Munchkins, Skipton

Cavendish Street
Skipton
North Yorkshire
BD23 2AB

01756 228251

Mamma J's and Little Munchkins, Skipton

Mamma J's and Little Munchkins is a fantastic new place where parents can bring there little munchkins. With our homemade food cooked freshly on the premises, with plenty to choose from our children's menu. From puree to bite size for your toddler, and a size appropriate meal for up to age 12's. We have a wonderful play area upstairs, with a relaxed atmosphere where you can supervise your little ones in the soft play area and ball pool. We are dog friendly for those who wish to bring along there pooches (Good behaviour of course). Hold a party with us in one of our fantastic party zones, and choose either a hot or cold buffet. Whatever the weather Mamma J's and Little Munchkins  is the place to be, walking or driving pop along. We have a great place for you to either park your car or your pram.

Mamma J's and Little Munchkins, Skipton

Mamma J's and Little Munchkins, Skipton

Mamma J's and Little Munchkins is a fantastic new place where parents can bring there little munchkins. With our homemade food cooked freshly on the premises, with plenty to choose from our children's menu. From puree to bite size for your toddler, and a size appropriate meal for up to age 12's. We have a wonderful play area upstairs, with a relaxed atmosphere where you can supervise your little ones in the soft play area and ball pool. We are dog friendly for those who wish to bring along there pooches (Good behaviour of course). Hold a party with us in one of our fantastic party zones, and choose either a hot or cold buffet. Whatever the weather Mamma J's and Little Munchkins  is the place to be, walking or driving pop along. We have a great place for you to either park your car or your pram.

Cavendish Street
Skipton
North Yorkshire
BD23 2AB

01756 228251

Simply Playgrounds, Leeds

187 Ring Road
Middleton
Leeds
LS10 3AA

0113 2778968

Simply Playgrounds, Leeds

WHY CHOOSE SIMPLY PLAYGROUNDS?

 

Simply Playgrounds is a supplier and an installation company that not only installs in schools but also in holiday parks, caravan parks, hotels, public houses, bench and seating, smoking shelters and many more establishments.

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We have something for everyone.

Simply Playgrounds, Leeds

Simply Playgrounds, Leeds

WHY CHOOSE SIMPLY PLAYGROUNDS?

 

Simply Playgrounds is a supplier and an installation company that not only installs in schools but also in holiday parks, caravan parks, hotels, public houses, bench and seating, smoking shelters and many more establishments.

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We have something for everyone.

187 Ring Road
Middleton
Leeds
LS10 3AA

0113 2778968

The Coniston Hotel and Country Estate, Archery

Coniston Cold
Skipton
North Yorkshire
BD23 4EA

01756 748080

The Coniston Hotel and Country Estate, Archery

Archery At The Coniston Country Estate


All our instructors are trained by world champion coaches and have developed a simplified coaching method to enable you to learn quickly, hit targets and score right from the start.


Using the latest in high velocity bows you can enjoy the ancient sport of archery from the bays of our purpose built range whatever the weather.


Add a competitive edge to your game and compete against other members of your party in an archery tournament.

The Coniston Hotel and Country Estate, Archery

The Coniston Hotel and Country Estate, Archery

Archery At The Coniston Country Estate


All our instructors are trained by world champion coaches and have developed a simplified coaching method to enable you to learn quickly, hit targets and score right from the start.


Using the latest in high velocity bows you can enjoy the ancient sport of archery from the bays of our purpose built range whatever the weather.


Add a competitive edge to your game and compete against other members of your party in an archery tournament.

Coniston Cold
Skipton
North Yorkshire
BD23 4EA

01756 748080

The Coniston Hotel and Country Estate, Cycling

Coniston Cold
Skipton
North Yorkshire
BD23 4EA

01756 748080

The Coniston Hotel and Country Estate, Cycling

Walking & Cycling activities available at The Coniston Hotel & Country Estate

 

We have walking and cycling trails across the 1,400 acre estate. This is in addition to the marvellous trails to be found within minutes of the hotel in areas such as Settle, Malham and Ingleton.

If you would like more information on walks  in the area, we can recommend  www.wheretowalk.co.uk

The Coniston Hotel and Country Estate, Cycling

The Coniston Hotel and Country Estate, Cycling

Walking & Cycling activities available at The Coniston Hotel & Country Estate

 

We have walking and cycling trails across the 1,400 acre estate. This is in addition to the marvellous trails to be found within minutes of the hotel in areas such as Settle, Malham and Ingleton.

If you would like more information on walks  in the area, we can recommend  www.wheretowalk.co.uk

Coniston Cold
Skipton
North Yorkshire
BD23 4EA

01756 748080