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A great day out!

If you like exploring the outdoors and panoramic views this is the place for you! Our two ten year... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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If you visit North Yorkshire, involve yourself in a 320 million year old attraction. It is about... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Retford, United Kingdom
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An amazing collection of weird and wonderful rock formations: a great day out for families, climbers and those who love the outdoors.
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Summerbridge, Harrogate HG3 4DW, England
+44 1423 780688
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you like exploring the outdoors and panoramic views this is the place for you! Our two ten year olds loved climbing the rocks and finding ways through the rock corridors. You can take a picnic and make a day of it.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you visit North Yorkshire, involve yourself in a 320 million year old attraction. It is about half an hour from Harrogate by car. Except when it has been raining hard or frosty, and they are slippery, BRIMHAM ROCKS in Nidderdale’s Summer Bridge area, are...More

1  Thank davidharrylarder
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quirky place with some rock formations that are very unique. Great place for a walk around and a little bit of scrambling. Food available outside. If its a rainy day not many areas to sit thats under cover. But this is a minor thing to...More

1  Thank Dave K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a stunning place, a true gem that I really wasn’t expecting Mother Nature is a wonderful thing, well worth a visit, Visitors centre, and small cafe

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Brimham Rocks and spent a happy few hours there. There was much more available than I expected. Plentiful car parking, tea/coffee/hot and cold food and toilets. The rocks are fabulous and the paths and countryside around was well kept. We will definitely go...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an amazing place. We noticed it on the map when heading somewhere else but this was the highlight of our weeks holiday in Yorkshire. Follow the road til you reach the official carpark. You need £6 in coins to get a parking ticket....More

1  Thank missimodo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took our dog and teenage son for the first time in many years, and we still enjoyed it! The rock formations are fascinating and impressive, and it’s the most fantastic setting for stunning views and photographs. We didn’t have any refreshments but there was a...More

2  Thank 606butterflybelle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended to anybody looking for an adventurous day out, lots to do and see for all the family. You have to pay for parking.

2  Thank JMRS92
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We walked from Low Laithe up to Brimham Rocks which took around an hour. Upon reaching the boundary we came across the first rocks which were just spectacular but there was more to come. A unique place a must see if you are in the...More

2  Thank pjags
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great afternoon out reliving my childhood days of over 50 years ago. As a child and staying with Grandparents in Harrogate Brimham was one of my favourite haunts in the area. Glad to say over half a century on it has retained its magical...More

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20 August 2018|
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Response from lorraine_smith3 | Reviewed this property |
You could get a scooter along the main path to the shop/coffee shop but not off the beaten track to the rocks.
12 August 2018|
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Response from kelly H | Reviewed this property |
Dog friendly? Yes it is.
Joanne B
8 August 2018|
Response from shortshank2015 | Reviewed this property |
The lower car park was open when we arrived which was about 9 am , I didn't notice a barrier at the entrance.