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The events listed on this website are in and around the National Park. The events are listed and managed by businesses and other organisations. The Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority is not responsible for events unless it is stated that we are the organiser. If you have any queries about events please contact the event organiser directly.

Muddy Boots Social Walk – Haytime in Swaledale (from Muker)

Muker Muker, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

DATE AND TIME: 30 June 2024 at 9.30am DISTANCE: 6 miles/10km (400m ascent) DURATION: 4 hours TERRAIN: The first half is on broad, easy and fairly flat tracks, the second half is hillier on a more rugged path along the fell-side (providing great views!). PRICE: £20 per person MEETING POINT: Muker village See the Muker […]

The Courtyard Dairy Festival of Cheese

The Courtyard Dairy Crows Nest Barn, Austwick, Nr. Settle

It's back! The Courtyard Dairy Festival of Cheese. Sunday 7th July will see some of the finest farmhouse cheese-makers in the North come together at The Courtyard Dairy's famous shop near Settle, to showcase the brilliance of farm cheese. Eleven farm cheesemakers are attending, including Mary Davenport who just won Supreme Champion cheese at the […]

Settle Flowerpot Festival

Settle Town Main Street Settle, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Stroll around Settle during the summer months and be amazed, amused, astounded & astonished by the quirky flowerpot displays decorating the town. The Flowerpot Festival is FREE, and you can have great fun exploring the town's nooks and crannies searching for the Flowerpot Creations. However, if you don't want to miss any Flowerpots, we strongly […]

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Geology Guided Walk

Dales Countryside Museum Station Yard, Hawes, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Join our experienced Dales Volunteers on this guided 5 mile (8 km) walk to discover the geology which formed the Yorkshire Dales. Walk through the site of the former stone mines, Shaw Ghyll and visit the spectacular Hardraw Force, the highest waterfall in England. Starts at the Dales Countryside Museum. Booking Essential. £10 plus entrance […]

DalesRunner 30km and Swinner Swagger

Muker Muker, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

The DalesRunner30 is a circular, fully marked route ascending almost 3,000ft from Swaledale up to the Tan Hill Inn (Great Britain’s highest pub) This route takes you on the Coast to Coast path to the tiny hamlet of Ravenseat before heading up and across some of the country’s remotest expanses of moorland to reach the […]

Guided Walk – Hawes Town Trail

Dales Countryside Museum Station Yard, Hawes, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Join us on our Hawes Town Trail guided walk. Our experienced Dales Volunteers will guide you on this short 2.5 mile (3.5km) walk. Walk through the lovely market town and explore the history of Hawes and the village of Gayle. You will also discover the origins of Wensleydale cheese, see where the railway once went […]

Drystone Walling Demonstration

Dales Countryside Museum Station Yard, Hawes, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Drystone Walling Demonstration. Join Dales Volunteers as they showcase the traditional craft of drystone walling. They will explain the construction of this iconic feature of the National Park landscape. Included in museum admission

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Drystone Walling Demonstration

Dales Countryside Museum Station Yard, Hawes, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Drystone Walling Demonstration. Join Dales Volunteers as they showcase the traditional craft of drystone walling. They will explain the construction of this iconic feature of the National Park landscape. Included in museum admission

Hawes Rural Heritage Walk

Dales Countryside Museum Station Yard, Hawes, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

This lovely 5.5 mile (8.8km) Hawes rural heritage walk takes you into Herriot country. Walk through fields and along old bridleways with stunning views of the Yorkshire Dales. We will look for evidence of old industries and traditional rural activities as we walk, including local hamlets, villages, barns and lime kilns. Starts at the Dales […]

Rivers Trust Roadshow

Dales Countryside Museum Station Yard, Hawes, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

The Rivers2U mobile classroom will be parked outside the museum entrance. Come along and meet staff from the Yorkshire Dales Rivers Trust to find out about rivers and their wildlife. Discover how rivers form, and identify the amazing freshwater invertebrates which live in our rivers.