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Dalby Forest

Thornton le Dale | North York Moors National Park, Pickering YO18 7LT, England
+44 1751 472771
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Gruffalo Hunting

We (Me, my two children, 1 & 3 and the dog) went on the Gruffalo walk at Dalby - well sign posted... read more

Reviewed yesterday
HarrietH30
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Gainsborough, United Kingdom
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A great family day out.

We visited Dalby Forest while spending a couple of days in North Yorkshire. We followed one of the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Gary S
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Thornton le Dale | North York Moors National Park, Pickering YO18 7LT, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We (Me, my two children, 1 & 3 and the dog) went on the Gruffalo walk at Dalby - well sign posted and pushchair friendly route. My 3 year old loved looking to see who she could find next. Wellies are a must if it's...More

Thank HarrietH30
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited Dalby Forest while spending a couple of days in North Yorkshire. We followed one of the well marked walks and my son enjoyed following the map and spotting butterflies. As we were on motorbikes we didn't have to pay the £8 toll to...More

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 4 days ago

We have walked round Dalby forest in winter and it can be busy but visit in summer and the peacefull main trails are busier than Whitby on a Saturday afternoon. Screaming kids and shouting parents made for a miserable experience. We managed 1/2 hour and...More

Thank 118Christine
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

love Dalby we visit regularly always well kept and a joy to visit. lots if improvements happening nice to see the tyre swings replaces wirh something new. and the new barriers are great.

Thank proudmummyof5
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely walks and views in this forest which is well used by walkers and cyclists alike. We drove to the Visitor Centre to get a map and the man on the desk was really helpful. I had planned to do the Bridestones walk but he...More

Thank 676Sarah676
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to drive the toll road to see the countryside, we were surprised to find a well equipped Forestry Commission centre. We went to the Café and shop which were both really nice. Toilets clean even on a busy day. Lots to do for...More

Thank Mummyplus2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent . Mountain Bike hire for all ages or take your own with marked trails for different abilities . The bikes are checked each time before use and are of a very high standard. Cafe . Great picnic area . Wooden sturdy climbing frames etc...More

Thank Patchworkheaven
Reviewed 1 week ago

if you like outdoor activities this is the place to go, there are activities for all ages. The scenery is fantastic and if you prefer a quite place to have a picnic or relax there are plenty of places away from the visitor centre and...More

Thank Malone1958
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to the visitor centre car park and found that the cafe shuts at 4.30 which seemas a bit ealy on a weekend in the summer.Then drove along the forest drive which is a nice scenic route

Thank walkingboots2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great place to spend an afternoon, but don't expect to be alone if it is a sunny day! There are plenty of things to do - walks, children's play areas, mountain bike trails, etc. (plus Go-Ape) and so it attracts a lot of people....More

Thank Malcolm M
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albertshaw53
24 July 2017|
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Response from Livmtb1 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I have no idea what you mean. Didn't,t see anything of that name!
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James F
16 January 2017|
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Response from Anna B | Reviewed this property |
Been in August 2016 and the Gruffalo trail was still there.
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kieransmith712
5 January 2017|
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Response from alison p | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Once your in the forest just follow the road
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