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View from Cropton Forest overlooking Newtondale and steam railway by Tracey PhillipsView from Cropton Forest overlooking Newtondale and steam railway by Tracey Phillips

Days out are on hold for now

We’re asking everyone to follow government advice to stay at home as much as possible. Outdoor exercise is only allowed if you are social distancing, including staying 2 metres apart from those not in your household. We will be constantly reviewing all government advice in relation to COVID-19 and will update our website accordingly.

We hope the experiences here will inspire you to visit in the future. The stunning National Park will be waiting for you to enjoy when it is safe to do so and we look forward to welcoming you back then. #DreamNowVistiLater


Must see North York Moors

From pretty villages to stately homes, mighty abbeys to magical museums and of course, fabulous food and art, the North York Moors National Park is full of special places with special qualities – that’s a huge part of the reason it’s a treasured landscape, protected for everyone to enjoy.

We think the whole area is all pretty fabulous – from low dale to high moor, and shady forest to dramatic coast – but there are some sights, towns and villages, views and experiences that we really wouldn't want you to miss on your vacation. Read on for ideas for great days out, things to do, and holidays, from short breaks to longer stays, for you to enjoy in this part of Yorkshire.

Contemplating the view over Robin Hood's Bay from Ravenscar Credit Ceri Oakes

Time for you

Escape from everyday life, seek peace and solitude in nature and discover hidden places

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Saltburn surfers at sunset by Colin Carter

Yorkshire coast

A cracking National Park coastline of rugged cliffs, secluded coves, sandy beaches, fossils and fish!

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