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Dalby The Great Yorkshire Forest

Explore the great environmental resources of Dalby the Great Yorkshire Forest within the North York Moors National Park.

‘Ranger in a Bag’ self-led resources including lesson plans, worksheets, safety notes and curriculum links are available to hire to help you explore the forest. Topics you can discover include; Amazing Animals, Fantastic Forests, Sensory Explorers, Shelter Building, Orienteering and Stream Studies.

For a more guided sessions exploring the forest why not try the environmental education packages on offer from Dalby Activity Centre including mini-beast hunting, shelter building and orienteering. For more information contact; 01751 460590 or email;

Other site facilities to compliement your visit include the fantastic ‘Grandfather oak and the curious forest’ play area located in Low Dalby, Adderstone Field play area and the Enchanted Woodland, picnic and bbq areas throughout the forest, visitor centre with toilets, café and meeting rooms to hire, bike hire, cycle skills area,Tree-Top Junior and miles and miles of graded way-marked cycle and walking trails.



Cycle Storage, Disabled Access, Disabled Toilets, Dogs Welcome on Leads, Guide Dogs Welcome, On Site Parking


Groups Welcome, Pre visit Available, Risk Assessment Available,


Baby Changing Facilities, Cafe, Picnic Site, Shop, Toilets,


School Trips

0300 067 4300

Opening Hours

10am – 4pm


Contact us for details


Forestry Commission, Low Dalby, Thorton le Dale, Pickering, North Yorkshire

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