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Fantastic forest

Great place to visit. Lots of walks and cycle routes and loads to do. Make sure you take a packed... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Tramper88
via mobile
Excellent customer service

We decided to stop off on the way back from Scarborough for a ride up the forest drive, no problem... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lakesholly
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Yorkshire Dales National Park, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great place to visit. Lots of walks and cycle routes and loads to do. Make sure you take a packed lunch. This is half term and the café at the cycle hub was closed and the café at the visitor centre didn't have any sandwiches....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited today and luckily we took packed lunch for the 3 young toddlers or they would of been hungry, we arrived at the cafe and started to browse the hot menu when the ladies behind the counter rudely said ‘have you not seen the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Georgie N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to stop off on the way back from Scarborough for a ride up the forest drive, no problem until we passed 'Go Ape' when the road became treacherous with sheet ice, it was far too dangerous to continue so once we could turn...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 14 January 2019

Hired mountain bikes for the day and had a great time cycling through the trees. Onsite cafe is good for a tea or soft drink and cake to replace energy levels. Cycle hire reasonably priced

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Dee W
Reviewed 28 December 2018 via mobile

I’ve been to Dalby Forest a number of times and the mountain biking never fails to impress. The 21 mile red route has every type of riding you could want, from technical descents to long climbs and switch backs. This is easily some of the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

North Yorkshire is a beautiful place. Lots of people were out with dogs. Some like us went in the car looked around and sat down on benches. Other rode bikes, jogged and walked with all the gear boots and sticks. The forest is well looked...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank A3303XQpaulh
Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

Despite the poor weather well marked and sufficiently interesting to the young kids. Excellent footpaths and great views.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 20 November 2018

Wonderful half day spent on the adult course, with ten year old, exciting enough to give both adults and children a thrill.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank sukijackson
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Dont be put off bye winging people at the car park price.family of 5 is less than £2 each what other attraction lets you in for less.wonderfull place with ample to do and see.need another visit to enjoy the rest of it.

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank alanmim
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Myself and 3 children visited the park on our way to the coast. Although a lovely, beautiful place I thought that £9 for parking was extreme. Because it was a stop off before our final destination we only spent 3 hours there. I also spent...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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jillkenny2015
23 June 2018|
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Response from peter_tidball | Reviewed this property |
I do noy know for sure. At the cafe we only had coffee and tea. I presume that one could take beer, but I am afraid I do not know for certain.
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julieaH8640SZ
1 May 2018|
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Response from Ben_Dawson | Reviewed this property |
There are quite a few campsites in and around the forest. Pexton Moor farm at the entrance to the forest. 01751 460294 Stoneclose campsite 01751 460269 Motor homes only South Moor Farm 01751 460285
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jessicapaigeleeming
12 October 2017|
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Response from 42mark42 | Reviewed this property |
It’s not all even ground there so wouldn’t think so.
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