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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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Mountain biking here is rad!

Came to Dalby with a few friends and the trails were nice and flowy. However, in my opinion the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Holroyd325
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Holmfirth, United Kingdom
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Good day out.

Visited today with my wife and 4 year old daughter. Place has a very nice feel to it, lively walk... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Darren B
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Thornton le Dale | North York Moors National Park, Pickering YO18 7LT, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Came to Dalby with a few friends and the trails were nice and flowy. However, in my opinion the trails didn’t seem that well maintained and could do with some additional work to keep them up to a good standard. Otherwise Dalby to a great...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited today with my wife and 4 year old daughter. Place has a very nice feel to it, lively walk around the highway ray trail. Very muddy and lots of mountain bikers who for the most part were courteous but the odd biker was inconsiderate,...More

Thank Darren B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very nice place to go to however it is very expensive for a family to visit on the plus side it is worth going in the summer

Thank Adrian M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner holiday in log cabins every year near by and we always come to Dalby forest to walk. There are many different walks to cater for everyone with some great views. And if you set off early enough you may see some...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had not been to Dalby Forest in years and it was a nice return. The Centre is well set up for children and to reach their interests. Lots of trails for walkers and bikers, however our map seemed to be a bit wrong (and...More

Thank Terri J
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

This is a great place to visit anytime. Dolby forest has great walks and activities for every member of the family. With pickering and whitby on the door step and the north yorkshire moors railway only a stone's throw away.

Thank Neil_red1
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

Visited yesterday with the intention of a leisurely, scenic drive through the Dalby forest. No mention of the road being closed until we reached just beyond the Visitor Centre but still had to pay the £4 fee on exit. Just a notice at the point...More

2  Thank Holidayqueen2014
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

I used to love walking around this beautiful forest, followed by a picnic or a BBQ. Nowadays you put your life in the hands of ignorant, inconsiderate mountain bikers who have pretty much taken over the place. They ride so fast they are a real...More

Thank SJBON
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Reviewed 27 December 2017

Whilst Dalby is laid out for cycling there are some good walks both into and out of the area, including the streamside walk down from the Bridestones to Thornton le Dale, with circular routes laid out for families. Also a good Park Run course and...More

1  Thank Madalyn H
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Reviewed 8 December 2017

Great place to mountain bike or walk. There a many trails suitable for all ages. Maps are available form the visitors centre for £1

Thank Ben_Dawson
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jessicapaigeleeming
13 October 2017|
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Response from 42mark42 | Reviewed this property |
It’s not all even ground there so wouldn’t think so.
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Jackie B
6 September 2017|
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Response from sandra c | Reviewed this property |
Yes.That was the reason we went .Rebus loved it We even walked on the mountain trail.just keep watch for the bikes.always keep our dog on a lead when people are around.He loved the ice cream that is sold there.He went in... More
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Jackie B
6 September 2017|
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Response from Mummyplus2 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, lots of dogs being walked.
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