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Craven Area Attractions July 2020 COVID-19 reopening

Find out what's open in Craven from July 2020

Attraction

Expected opening date / terms

Opening times

Facilities

Additional information

Craven Leisure
Town   Skipton
postcode BD23 1UD
website https://cravendc.gov.uk/craven-leisure
telephone 01756 792805

Café and toilets are open.Swimming pool and gym reopening date TBC
Prepayment and booking may be required, see website.

TBC check website for details


Swimming pool
Gym
Café (takeaway) + vending
Toilets for facility users only


Pay and display car parking refunded against onsite purchase. Pool prices:
Adult £5.20  Child £2.95
Family £14.80  Conc: £3.15

Aireville Park Pitch & Putt
Town Skipton
postcode BD23 1UD
website https://cravendc.gov.uk/craven-leisure
telephone 01756 792805


Reopening date TBC


TBC


14 hole pitch and putt course


Pay and display car park
by swimming pool Aireville Park.

Skipton Castle
Town Skipton
postcode BD23 1AW
website www.skiptoncastle.co.uk
telephone 01756 792442


Re opening date TBC


TBC

 

Medieval Castle and grounds


Pay and display car park,
The Bailey BD23 1UA

Skipton Boat Trips
Town Skipton
postcode BD23 1LH
website www.canaltrips.co.uk
telephone 01756 790 829


Reopening 4th July,

Limited service.
Booking required


Telephone and online booking


From 1 hr chartered trips, speciality cruise and dine,
self-drive day hire


Pay and display car park,
Coach Street car park BD23 1LE

Pennine Cruisers
Town Skipton
postcode BD23 1LH
website www.penninecruisers.com
telephone 01756 795 478 


Day hire boats open,
Holiday hire from 6th July
Pre booking required
Skippered trips TBC


Telephone and online booking


Narrowboat hire on Leeds Liverpool Canal.
30 minute skippered trips


Pay and display car park,
Coach Street car park BD23 1LE

Plaza Cinema
Town Skipton
postcode BD23 2PB
website www.skipton.nm-cinema.co.uk
telephone 01756 793417


Reopening date TBC

 

 

 

Town Hall Gallery / Museum
Town Skipton
postcode BD23 1AH
website
www.cravendc.gov/skipton-town-hall
telephone 01756 792809


Reopening date TBC

 

 

See website for online activities


Pay and display car parking
High Street Car Park
BD23 1ED

White Hills Driving Range
Town Skipton
postcode BD23 3LH
website
telephone 01756 793325


Open
Pre booking required

 


Golf driving range


Onsite parking

Thornton Hall Country Park
Town Thornton in Craven, Skipton
postcode BD23 3TS
website www.thorntonhallcountrypark.co.uk
telephone 01282 841148


New Safari Farm, drive through open from 4th July.
Other areas TBC

 


Farm Park, café and shop.


Visitor parking on site

Billy Bob’s Ice Cream Parlour
Town Bolton Abbey, Skipton
postcode BD23 6EU
website www.billybobsparlour.com/skipton/
telephone 01756 711826

Diner open from 4th July

Pre-booking via website.

Play area TBC

     

Embsay & Bolton Abbey Railway
Town Bolton Abbey, Skipton
postcode BD23 6AF
website www.ebar.org.uk
telephone 01756 701614


Re-opening 25th July
All tickets must be pre-booked online

Opening times to be confirmed
Train journey takes about 1 hour
Talking timetable
01756 795189


Heritage Steam Railway, café and shop.
Car parks at Embsay and Bolton Abbey, please check train departure for appropriate one


Special event details please see website.
email
office@ebar.org.uk

Hesketh Farm Park
Town Bolton Abbey, Skipton
postcode BD23 6HA
website www.heskethfarmpark.co.uk
telephone 01756 710444


Planned reopening
4th July


TBC

Children’s farm park, play area and café.
on site car parking

 

 

 

 

Bolton Abbey Estate
Town Bolton Abbey, Skipton
postcode BD23 6EX
website www.boltonabbey.com
telephone 01756 718000

Car Parks open pre booking required.

Some food and drink available please see website for details.

Open Mon to Sunday 9am, last admission 3pm gates locked at 5pm. Tickets available online at boltonabbey.com

Facilities open – car parking, toilets, picnic areas, one-way system on nature trails

New COVID 19 information – no barbecues, no swimming in the river, no ball games.

Chosen carpark no transfers.
Check website for new restrictions on the estate or

tourism@boltonabbey.com

Buffers Coffee Shop
Town Storiths, Bolton Abbey
postcode BD23 6HU
website www.bufferscoffeeshop.co.uk
telephone 01756 710253

Coffee shop and model railway.

 

Opening date TBC

TBC


Small car park or walk from Bolton Abbey


Check website for latest information

Matrix Superbowl & Playzone
Town Skipton
postcode BD23 2AA
website www.matrixsuperbowl.co.uk  
telephone 01756 71623


Reopening date TBC


TBC


Bowling Alley, Snooker. American Pool.

Soft Play and Activity Centre.


Car park

Draughton Heights Riding Centre
Town Skipton
postcode BD23 6 DU
website www.draughtonridingcentre.com
telephone 01756 710242


Reopening date TBC


TBC

pre booking required


Trekking, riding lessons


mail@draughtonriding.plus.com

Grassington Museum
Town Grassington
postcode BD23 5AQ
website www.grassingtonfolkmuseum.org.uk
email: uwmsoc@gmail.com


Reopening date TBC
(may not reopen this summer)

 

 


Free entry, donations for upkeep welcomed

Kilnsey Park Trout Fishing
Town Kilnsey, Nr Grassington
postcode BD23 5PS
website www.kilnseypark.co.uk
telephone 01756 752105


Reopening 4th July. All tickets must be pre-booked online at www.kilnseypark.co.uk


Opening times – 9am – 5pm

visit time approx:
90 mins

 

Trout fishing lakes,
Café and shop
Toilets for facility users
Special events
Nature walks, family fishing days


On site car park

Adults £4.50  Child £3.50
Family £14

Kilnsey Trekking
Town Coniston with Kilnsey
postcode BD23 5HS
website www.kilnseyriding.com
telephone 01756 752861


Reopening 11th July

Pre- booking required

Pre booking only by telephone:
01756 752861
8am -9.30 /4pm – 6pm


Pony trek, horse ride, riding lessons, riding holiday.


Please enquire for prices.

Stump Cross Caverns
Town Greenhow, Nr Grassington
postcode HG3 6JL
website www.stumpcrosscaverns.co.uk
telephone 01756 752780

Car park, drinks, snacks and ice cream takeaway open.
Cavern and cinema opening date TBC

9:00 – 18:00 hrs TBC


Caves, Cinema, shop, café and Bistro

 

Settle Carlisle Railway
Town Settle
postcode BD24 9AA
website www.settle-carlisle.co.uk
telephone

Currently restricted to essential travel only due to capacity.

See website for details


Mainline diesel service
Leeds-Settle-Carlisle plus
Leeds-Morecambe (from Giggleswick station)


Steam trains are private, pre-booked excursions that pass along the line. Check dates and pick up points.
www.uksteam,co,uk/tours

Settle Victoria Hall
Town Settle
postcode BD24 9DZ
website www.settlevictoriahall.org.uk
telephone 01756 825493

Refreshment Garden (at rear of Victoria Hall) and Emporium reopening 4th July
Theatre and performances TBC

Sunday and Monday: closed
Tuesday - Saturday: 10am-4pm

 

Miss Victoria’s Emporium and Refreshment Gardens @ Settle Victoria Hall

 


Planned open air cinema details TBC please see website.

The Folly Museum
Town Settle
postcode BD24 9EY
website www.thefolly.org.uk
telephone 01729 825185

Re-opening August TBC

TBC

Coffee shop, museum and small shop


Special events and exhibitions see website for details.

Giggleswick School Chapel
Town Giggleswick, Settle
postcode BD24 0DE

Website www.giggleswick.org.uk/chapel
telephone 01729 893000

Re-opening TBC

Pre booking required

School chapel open to public

 

Richard Whiteley Theatre
Town Giggleswick, Settle
postcode BD24 0DE
website www.richardwhiteleytheatre.giggleswick.org.uk  
telephone 01729 893180


reopening TBC


Pre booking required


Varied programme of performances and live screenings


See website for programme details

White Scar Caves
Town Ingleton
postcode LA2 3AW
website www.whitescarcave.co.uk
telephone 015242 41244

Reopening date TBC

check website for restrictions

TBC
Adult £10.75, Child £6.95, Family £29.50
80 min tour (1 mile walk)


Guided cave tours
Café and shop

Car parking

97 steps, 2 x low ceiling, metal grid flooring. No access for: pushchairs, wheelchairs, infants in backpacks, mobility aids, dogs(inc. guide dogs)

Ingleton Waterfalls Trail
Town Ingleton
postcode LA6 3ET
website www.ingletonwaterfallstrail.co.uk
telephone 015242 41930

Open
Card payment only,

One way system

TBC
Adult £7.00,  Child £3.00

Allow approx.: 2.5 - 3 hrs

Walking trail, café

Car parking for ticket holders


Steps and uneven pathways

Ingleborough Cave & Nature Trail
Town Clapham
postcode LA2 8EA
website www.ingleboroughcave.co.uk
telephone 015242 51242

Nature trail open

Guided cave tours; may open early July
possible restrictions on tour group size TBC

10:00 – 16:00
(17:00 school holidays)

Visit time approx.: 2.5 – 3 hrs

Small shop for hot & cold drinks, ice cream and confectionery.
Toilets for cave visitors

YDNPA pay & display car park LA2 8EA. Then walk through the Ingleborough Estate Nature Trail to Cave. Cave Tours  Adult £10, Child £5, Family £28, Conc £8.50.
Nature Trail Adult £1, Child 50p

Ribblehead Station & Tours
Town Ribblehead
postcode
website
telephone

Café and Visitor Centre reopening date 4th July
Guided Tours TBC

Saturday and Sunday
10:00 – 16:00 hrs
until 31st October 2020

Small visitor centre, hot drinks and snacks

Car park at station

Skipton Golf Club
Town Skipton
postcode BD23 3LF
website www.skiptongolfclub.co.uk
telephone 01756 795657

Open to visitors,

Limited tees,
pre booking required 3 days in advance

 


18 hole course


see website for dress code etc.

Settle & Giggleswick Golf Club
Town Giggleswick, Settle
postcode BD24 0HD
website www.settlegolfclub.com
telephone 07980 324093

Open to members only at present

 

 

 

Bentham Golf Club
Town High Bentham
postcode LA2 7AG
website www.benthamgolfclub.co.uk
telephone 015242 62455

Open
pre booking online

 

 

18-hole course

Pre-booked groups of 4 per tee
no equipment hire currently available.

 

Raygill - Lakes
Town Skipton
postcode BD20 8HH
website www.raygill-lakes.co.uk
telephone 01535 632500

Open

Advance booking required

9am – 6pm daily
no spectators

Fishing lakes
see website for details

See website for directions don’t rely on sat nav.

Coniston Hall Estate
Town Coniston Cold, Skipton
postcode BD23 4EA
website www.theconistonhotel.com
telephone 01756 748080

Reopen 6th July

Pre booking required

Please check website

Huntsman’s Lodge Dinning
Walking and cycling trails
Outdoor Dinning (date TBC) Onsite parking for visitors
Booking via website, telephone or
reservations@theconistonhotel.com

Breakfast (residents only in room service) 07.30-10.30             

Lunch (reservations only) 12.00 – 14.30   

Afternoon tea (reservations only) 15.00-17.00

Dinner (reservations only) 17.30-21.00

Delivery service: Order between 8am - 8pm, Monday - Sunday. Order before 12pm the day prior to delivery. Delivery days Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday (for Afternoon Tea only).

Coniston Hall Estate - Fishing
Town Coniston Cold, Skipton
postcode BD23 4EA
website www.theconistonhotel.com
telephone 01756 748080

Reopen 6th July

Pre booking required

Please check website

1st April – 1st October

24 –acre lake and River Aire

Onsite parking for visitors
Booking via website, telephone or
reservations@theconistonhotel.com

Coniston Hall Estate -Archery
Town Coniston Cold, Skipton
postcode BD23 4EA
website www.theconistonhotel.com
telephone 01756 748080

Reopen August TBC

Pre booking required

Please check website

Archery and air rifle ranges

 

Onsite parking for visitors
Booking via website, telephone or
reservations@theconistonhotel.com

Coniston Hall Estate -Shooting
Town Coniston Cold, Skipton
postcode BD23 4EA
website www.theconistonhotel.com
telephone 01756 748080

Reopen August TBC

Pre booking required

Please check website

Clay pigeon stands.
Gun shop.

 

Onsite parking for visitors
Booking via website, telephone or
reservations@theconistonhotel.com

Coniston Hall Estate – Off-Road
Town Coniston Cold, Skipton
postcode BD23 4EA
website www.theconistonhotel.com
telephone 01756 748080

Reopen August TBC
Pre booking required

TBC Please check website

Off road track with selection of vehicles and driving experiences.

 

Onsite parking for visitors
Booking via website, telephone or
reservations@theconistonhotel.com

Coniston Hall Estate - Spa
Town Coniston Cold, Skipton
postcode BD23 4EA
website www.theconistonhotel.com
telephone 01756 748080

Reopening date TBC
Pre booking required

TBC Please check website


Treatments and spa sessions

 

Onsite parking for visitors
Booking via website, telephone or
reservations@theconistonhotel.com

Yorkshire Dales Guides
Town Settle
postcode BD24 9PB
website www.yorkshiredalesguides.co.uk
telephone 01729 824455

Open; pre booking required via website

9am – 5pm Monday - Saturday


Car park

Group accommodation available by pre arrangement.

 

Guided caving, climbing, guided walks, navigation and team building, groups and bespoke

Saaig Outdoors
Town Ingleton
postcode LA6 3DU
website www.saaigoutdours.com
telephone 07791 386869

Pre-booking only

1-2-1 coaching
group size; 5 or less

8:00  - 20:00 hrs
Monday - Sunday


Onsite car parking.
Other facilities in Ingleton village, shops etc.


Bespoke experiences tailored around outdoor rock climbing, mountain/hillwalking, fell and trail running and mountaineering.