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Devil's Bridge
Photographer: Paul Harris
Devil's Bridge
Pendragon Castle
Photographer: Paul Harris
Pendragon Castle
Dark sky at Ribblehead
Photographer: Matthew Savage
Dark sky at Ribblehead
On a caving trip with Yorkshire Dales Guides
On a caving trip with Yorkshire Dales Guides

What to do...

Our best ideas for different seasons, rainy days, happy kids and more

Get outdoors

Find out about walking, cycling, mountain biking and horse riding

The Yorkshire Dales is best known for its stunning scenery and great natural attractions such as Malham Cove and Aysgarth Falls. But there is so much more to discover - have a look at our top ten places to see whilst you are here.

Check out what to do this month or how to keep the kids happy. For the events and festivals large or small, take a look at what's on. Need fresh air inspiration? Get outdoors is perfect whether you're on foot, bike or horse.

Then there is a great array of castles, farm parks and other attractions to visit. Super cafes, pubs and places to eat from good no nonsense pub grub to Michelin star standard. So why not stay over, enjoy some local beer and marvel at the stars in one of Britain's true dark skies areas.

And you don't just have to take our word for recommendations - why not have a look at a great collection of ideas from local people for reasons to visit which has been pulled together into the Yorkshire Dales Guide to Health and Happiness.

What to do...

Our best ideas for different seasons, rainy days, happy kids and more

Get outdoors

Find out about walking, cycling, mountain biking and horse riding

What's on

Search for guided walks and events across the Yorkshire Dales

Attractions

Castles, museums, arts, crafts, wildlife and outdoor attractions.

Interactive visitor map

Click to go to our interactive map showing accommodation, walks, cycling and attractions.

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