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Outdoor activities in the yorkshire dales

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Based in the heart of the Dales, Yorkshire Dales Guides provide a wide range of outdoor activities led by an expert team of instructors who are passionate about inspiring and educating visitors of all ages and abilities.

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NEW FILM - January 2021

'the world beneath your feet'

The wonders of what lies beneath your feet, in the incredibly beautiful caves of the Yorkshire Dales.

A film made by Yorkshire Dales Guides and Hot Aches Productions.

New Video series: Wildflowers of the dales

Steph explains the basic skills needed to identify wildflowers, and gives a detailed insight into some of the many wildflower species found in the Yorkshire Dales area.

Our videos are dedicated to the late David Hodgson of Settle, a wonderful man who contributed so much to both the celebration and conservation of our natural world here in the Yorkshire Dales!

Part 1: The key parts of a wildflower

Steph explains the main features of a wildflower, flower arrangement, leaf shapes and arrangement. Includes an in-the-field demonstration on how to identify a wildflower

Part 2: Early Spring

A closer look at a selection of wildflowers found in the Yorkshire Dales during early spring.

Part 3: Spring

A closer look at a selection of wildflowers found in the Yorkshire Dales during spring.

Part 4: Summer

A closer look at a selection of wildflowers found in the Yorkshire Dales during summer.

This online course is part of Stories in Stone, an ambitious five-year scheme of conservation and community projects in the Ingleborough area.

Your Safety always comes first

At Yorkshire Dales Guides our primary focus is - and always will be - to ensure our clients are as safe as possible. We've made extensive changes to our facilities and procedures in line with the latest government legislation and guidance regarding COVID-19, so you can rest assured we're good to go.

Choose your adventure

Experience the very best the Yorkshire Dales has to offer under the guidance of expert instructors

Superb Facilities

Our outdoor education centre and activity barn has a wide range of training equipment

Expert Instructors

Our experienced and knowledgeable local instructors are there to guide you every step of the way

Epic Adventures

We are the adventure specialists, and our goal is to make sure you have the best possible experience

Experiences for schools, teams and groups

All-inclusive trips to motivate and inspire groups of all ages and abilities

Organisations we work with

NHSYorkshire Dales National ParkUniversity of LeedsBBCHansonITVHot AchesMichael Page

Outdoor services & support

Support and expertise for projects in challenging locations

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