Boroughbridge Local information

Local tourist information

  • Walkers can enjoy numerous walks within the area with many trails starting on site.
  • The market town of Boroughbridge is a short walk from site. Its main street has fine buildings from its time as a coaching stop. It also has a supermarket, specialist shops and several places to eat out.
  • Ripon – the Cathedral City of the Dales – is six miles away.
  • Harrogate is accessible by bus from outside the site. Predominantly Georgian in architecture, it is known as England’s floral town.
  • Newby Hall is one of England’s finest Adam Houses. It has an Adventure Garden for children.
  • Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden form a World Heritage Site with many historic buildings.
  • Knaresborough – south of Boroughbridge – has a castle. The town is on a crag-top on a gorge of the River Nidd.
  • The Ryedale Folk Museum includes an 1850s fire engine and an Edwardian photographic studio.
  • Isirium is a Roman town at Aldborough. See the remains of the Roman walls and the fine mosaic floors of a villa.
  • The Roecliffe Ramble is a circular walk on the banks of the River Ure, passing locks and Newby Hall.
  • Lightwater Valley has a theme park, shopping village and Bird of Prey Centre all on one site.
  • Fishing is permitted from the site – in season. Catch roach, perch, dace, pike, chub or even trout or grayling.

Local transport

Nearest train station: Knaresborough 9 miles
Nearest bus: From site entrance

Boroughbridge lodges for sale

As well as our self catering lodges we also have lodges available to buy at Boroughbridge through Exclusive Lodges.

Boroughbridge Lodges
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