EXPLORE NORTH YORKSHIRE

WALKS

The spectacular area on Brockthorn’s doorstep offers some of the most beautiful and remote walking in the country. When it comes to walks, we are truly spoilt for choice.

TAKE ON THE CHALLENGE

The Yorkshire Three Peaks

If you’re staying at Brockthorn cottage, we’re within touching distance of the famous Yorkshire Three Peaks. Tackle them one by one or if you’re feeling adventurous take the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge.

WALK INTO THE HEART OF THE FOREST

Gisburn Forest

Described as the more wilder of the walks available whilst you’re in North Yorkshire. Use our handy guide to discover your starting point for this challenging yet rewarding walk in Gisburn Forest.

COVES & SCARS

Malham Cove

A popular village in North Yorkshire, the village of Malham covers some stunning sights that are have been argued as being the most jaw-dropping views that the Yorkshire dales have to offer.

IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF J.R.R. TOLKEIN

The Tolkein Trail

Many areas in the UK claim to have inspired J.R.R Tolkien creation of middle earth but the author certainly spent a lot of his time at Stonyhurst College working on The Lord of the Rings during the Second World War.

FAMOUS FOR THE PENDLE WITCHES

Pendle Hill

Most famous for its links to the notorious Pendle Witches of 1612, Pendle Hill and its surrounding towns and villages are a truly bewitching area of Lancashire.

THE PERFECT GETAWAY

LOOKING FOR A PLACE TO STAY?

Now you’ve found some of the best places to visit whilst you’re enjoying your stay up in North Yorkshire, it’s now time to find the perfect place to stay. All the places above are a short drive from our luxury cottages, and even closer to the stunning Grizedale Forest. Click below to view our luxury cottages, and plan your stay with us at Brockthorn now.