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Dalby Forest

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Address: Thornton le Dale | North York Moors National Park, Pickering YO18 7LT, England
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Great bike ride on blue route

Did blue route from Visitor Centre, 6 miles, really interesting, well designed, nice single track sections, exciting curving down hill near finish, enjoyed by all

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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Did blue route from Visitor Centre, 6 miles, really interesting, well designed, nice single track sections, exciting curving down hill near finish, enjoyed by all

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Thank GatesheadMum
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a wonderful place to visit with young children makes me proud to be British one of the most scenic places I've visited in the UK. The kids loved exploring in the forrest and the play park is great and it's great how all the kids play in the stream which is next to the play park.

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Thank Jack W
Bury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to walk, only £4 to park (Feb half term-£8 after March I believe) and £1 for a walking route map. We walked for about 7km on a lovely forest path, some of it followed a Gruffalo trail, great for smaller kids. Lots of mountain bike trails too, following great scenery. Cafe sold some lovely cakes for afterwards. Great... More 

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Thank EllenB39
Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It has everything for everyone of all ages, from the very young and the play park to the older generation for steady walks. A cheap day out for the family especially if you purchase an annual pass, as the pass is fr the car not per person, so a family of 5 in a car can enjoy the walks, biking... More 

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Thank david h
Malton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Living in the area this is our go to place for a walk in the woods and touch nature. There's bike tracks and even an awesome course to test your skills with different levels. The go wild for anyone who wants to swing through the trees. Cafes OK in the visitors centre. Nice day for a picnic any times of... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely place to spend a few hours with the dog. We followed one of the routes approx 3 miles. You don't need the map from the shop unless you really are lacking in the brain cell dept

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Thank Hazel T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been going to Dalby for years . Always beautiful , all year long. Lovely places to picnic, paddle, walk and bike. Plus ' go ape' ! You can also get married there .....very romantic.

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Thank kandagoaway
West Lothian
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dalby Forest is on our "Must do" list for every trip to the North York Moors. Good spread of trails for a wide range of abilities, and we've been taking the kids there since they were barely able to ride without stabilisers. Now they are on full-size bikes and there has been fun to be had every year no matter... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an absolutely natural area of awesome beauty. We walked all the way up to the Bridestones and believe me it was just one of the best walks ever.

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Thank Tracey K
Pickering, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

Well signposted walks on good surfaces for all abilities in well managed conifer plantations and natural woodland, although more resting places and viewpoints would improve the experience. Most tracks geared towards leisure and family cyclists who were there in large numbers - a bit of a hazard for less than alert walkers. Rather expensive entry fee for access and car-parking... More 

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