Opening: Following the implementation of local tier 3 restrictions for North Yorkshire, our National Park Centres at Aysgarth Falls, Grassington, Hawes and Malham and the Dales Countryside Museum, Hawes will close from 31 December 2020. Our helpful knowledgeable staff will be working on the car parks outside the Visitor Centres to help with visitor information
Grassington National Park Centre is based on the edge of the lovely town of Grassington in the heart of Wharfedale. There is a large car park as well a a large coach park and toilets (a small charge applies), including a Radar toilet. There is also a picnic area and recyling facilities.
A short walk takes you into the village centre, or you can walk down to the River Wharfe, see Linton Falls and enjoy a walk alongside the river. The National Park Centre Information Advisers can also point you in the direction of other lovely walks in the area.
Grassington is accessible by bus from Skipton. There are also some bus services from Ilkley. Both Ilkley and Skipton have good rail connections.
The National Park Centre is a great starting point for anyone wanting to make the most of this beautiful area. There are guide books and leaflets and of course, friendly staff to help you enjoy the National Park in just the way you want.
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Please note: opening hours are subject to change – please call to confirm before setting out.