Welcome to the Yorkshire Dales National Park...outstanding scenery, a range of wildlife habitats and a rich cultural heritage.
Promote your 2015 event online for FREE!
Have you got an event happening in or around the Yorkshire Dales National Park in the remainder of 2014 or 2015? If so, you can add it to our online 'What's On' calendar, making it available to the National Park website's quarter of a million annual visitors. If you add your events by 30 November 2014, they will also be considered for inclusion in the 2015 edition of our annual newspaper, The Visitor.
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Every Picture Tells a Story
An exhibition of images from our Historic Environment Record, at the Dales Countryside Museum in Hawes.
24 November 2014 - 25 February 2015
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14 April 2015
Visitors and locals will be able to play their own rock music in a new project highlighting the amazing geology found in the Yorkshire Dales National Park.....
31 March 2015
Visitors to Malham Cove this weekend will have an extra Easter treat – the chance to watch two Peregrine falcons in action.....
24 March 2015
Local upland flora found in the Yorkshire Dales National Park is brought to life in a new exhibition starting on Friday, March 27, in Wensleydale.....
24 March 2015
Walkers are being challenged to reach the peak of silliness by climbing Pen-y-Ghent, Whernside or Ingleborough wearing an off-the-wall hat.....
13 March 2015
Hundreds more people in Wensleydale will have access to superfast broadband after the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority (YDNPA) approved the siting of four masts in West Witton.....
Discover the Nature in the Dales
Discover the wonders of nature in the Yorkshire Dales National Park with our new sister site, Nature in the Dales. Whether you are a visitor to the National Park, a naturalist, professional or student, there is something for you. With stunning photography and detailed information about the species and habitats found in the National Park and where you can see them, we hope you enjoy our new website.
Le Tour - wasn't it fantastique?!
The Tour de France has been and gone, and we are sure it will live fondly in people's memories for many years to come. So what now? We think that the best way to get over the 'post-Grand Départ blues' is to come to the Dales and see the beauty of the National Park for yourself, and find out what cycling here is all about.
You can also help Yorkshire's transport authorities by telling them if and how you travelled to watch Le Tour. They are interested in how you made your travel choices and what level of disruption you experienced on the roads and public transport services. This information is very important as it will help them to manage transport for major events in the future.
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Enjoy the National Park...safely
It's fantastic to get out in the winter weather to enjoy the beautiful Yorkshire Dales, but make sure you stay safe.