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Yorkshire Dales Guides

Yorkshire Dales Guides Based in the heart of the Dales, Yorkshire Dales Guides provide a wide range of outdoor activities led by an expert team of instructors who are passionate about inspiring and educating visitors of all ages and abilities.

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Address: Hornby Laithe Stainforth Settle North Yorkshire
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Monday - Friday 9:30 - 17:00 ;Saturday 9:30 - 17:00; Sunday 9:30 - 17:00

01729 824455

Yorkshire Dales Guides

Yorkshire Dales Guides, the adventure specialists for over 28 years. Providing unforgettable adventures, training and outdoor education across the Yorkshire Dales National Park.

Led by a team of instructors who are genuinely passionate and impressively knowledgeable about natural world and sports they love. They will provide you empowering, safe, experiences you’ll never forget. We cater for everyone of all ages and abilities from individuals, families to large groups across a wide range of activities such as: guided hikes, caving and potholing, rock climbing and abseiling, biking, ghyll scrambling, geo tours, orienteering, botany walks, wild camping, you name it. You ask, we’ll make it happen. 

Our Adventure Hub & Outdoor Education Centre based in the heart of the Dales - Settle is a centre of excellence for vertical rope work training, we have an indoor climbing wall, high ropes facility, and aerial circus rig. From here we offer a wide range of psychologist led outdoor education camps, team building and ‘teaming’ days, mountain safety and navigation courses with instructors who have over 17 years of mountain and cave rescue experience, bespoke mountain leader preparation courses, single rope technique, abseiling, rescue rigging and cave safety courses.

Conveniently we are situated next to Hornby Laithe bunkbarn and camping and only 2 miles from a wide range of award winning restaurants and bars in the market town of Settle.

We are fully insured and licensed by the Adventurous Activities Licensing Authority (AALA) so you can rest assured that you and your children are in safe, experienced, and competent hands with Yorkshire Dales Guides.

Photo credit: Mark Burkey