Visitor information
Opening hours
How to find us
Parking & prices
Facilities & access
Contact details

Opening hours

Kilburn Forest offers 24 hour access, 365 days a year.

How to find us

How to find us
Low Town Bank Rd , Kilburn, Thirsk
Sat Nav Postcode: YO61 4AN
By Car

Find us via Kilburn village or via the A170 taking the Yorkshire Gliding Club turn off (brown tourist sign).

By Public Transport

There is limited public transport however the nearest railway station is Thirsk.

OS Grid Ref

54.2254822, -1.2085334

Parking and prices

There are no parking charges at Kilburn. 

Additional information

Number of accessible parking spaces: 0

Try our easy access trails page to find accessible parking near you.

Facilities and access

Dogs allowed
Picnic area

Contact details

See the iconic Kilburn White Horse for yourself

Experience stunning views and visit the iconic Kilburn White Horse at Kilburn Forest.

The iconic White Horse is visible for many miles and covers half an acre. It has been overlooking the village of Kilburn since the late 1850s!

This North Yorkshire forest offers waymarked trails around the cliffs of Sutton Bank and Roulston Scar to White Horse Bank.


At a glance

  • Iconic White Horse
  • 2 walking trails
  • Picnic area
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