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Dalby Forest, near Pickering, North Yorkshire


Dalby Forest, near Pickering, North Yorkshire
With so many different corners to explore, no two visits to Dalby Forest will ever be the same!

Dalby Forest is situated on the southern slopes of the North York Moors National Park. It is an ideal destination for families, walkers, cyclists and outdoor adventure.  The landscape offers a variety of different trails – whether you are looking for a gentle stroll, challenging bike ride or active run – all amid breath taking scenery.

Dalby Forest is home to an abundance of internationally important wildlife species and is also a designated Dark Sky Discovery Site, where you can experience the magic of seeing the Milky Way with the naked eye.

Come rain or shine, day or night, you will have a fantastic forest adventure and create lasting memories at any time of the year.

Adderstone Field is a great space for kids to run about, play games and enjoy the adventure playground. The large open field is the ideal place to have a BBQ or play ball games. Pack the bag with a football or frisbee and enjoy the space to have fun and games.

Not far from the Dalby Activity Centre, you can get hot and cold drinks, cakes and snacks during the school holidays and weekends from Easter to October.

For more information visit the Dalby Forest website

For the latest information & events news from Dalby Forest please visit the Dalby Forest Website

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More Family Friendly Ideas to enjoy at Dalby 

Cycling and Mountain Biking trails at Dalby Forest 

Whether you’ve just bought your first bike, or you’re happy shredding through rock gardens, Dalby Forest offers a fantastic opportunity for natural cycling. Exploring this stunning forest on two wheels will leave you grinning from ear to ear.

Go Ape at Dalby Forest

Go Ape Dalby is an adventurer’s paradise. Jaw-dropping Treetop Challenge, Treetop Adventure, plus Forest Segways …

Find out more & book online on the Go Ape Website.

Did you know you can Camp at Dalby Forest too?

Extend your woodland adventure with an unforgettable nights stay in the forest.

At Dalby Forest, there are two campsites available for use by Scouts, Guides and other organised youth groups. They are not public campsites.

For more details & to book visit the Dalby Forest website.

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