With so many different corners to explore, no two visits to Dalby Forest will ever be the same!
Nestled on the southern slopes of the beautiful North York Moors National Park and loved by locals and new visitors alike, we have something for everyone.
Glacial valleys to the south create a unique ‘rigg and dale’ landscape, while the north of the forest sits on an upland plateau. The landscape offers a variety of different trails - whether you are looking for a gentle stroll, challenging bike ride or active run – all amid breath taking scenery.
Dalby Forest is home to an abundance of internationally important wildlife species and is also a designated Dark Sky Discovery Site, where you can experience the magic of seeing the Milky Way with the naked eye.
Come rain or shine, day or night, you will have a fantastic forest adventure and create lasting memories at any time of the year.
At a glance
- 13 walking trails (including easy access)
- 6 cycling trails
- 4 running trails
- 2 play areas
- Go Ape
- Multiple barbecue and picnic sites
- Bike hire
- Activity centre
- Dogs welcome