Indulge New Hobbies

There are plenty of ways to get creative, learn new skills or simply indulge in your favourite pastimes.


Chris our general manager is a keen photographer and has captured many great shots in lockdown of fabulous views, moody skylines and great angled shots whilst out on his walks. For likeminded photography enthusiasts the rugged moors, limestone uplands, enchanting valleys and picturesque waterfalls provide ample opportunities to create great shots.   

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For those wanting to improve their skills and pick up up tips, private walking tours can be arranged wich cover a range of photography skills and techniques with a professional, local photographer.

Fly Fishing

Nearby Kilnsey Park Fly Fishery is situated in spectacular surroundings. The two spring fed lakes are both approximately 1 acre in size and are open all year round, fishing well throughout the winter. The lakes are well stocked with hard fighting Rainbow, Blue, Brown and Golden trout from 2lb to 20lb+, all from their our own Trout Farm.  New to fishing? Not a problem as they can provide lessons and improver sessions.

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Pony Trekking

Kilnsey Trekking and Riding Centre offers pony treks and horse rides for people of all ages and ability. Situated in the Wharfedale Valley near Skipton, in the middle of the Kilnsey Park Estate, there are miles of low-lying farmland, moorland, country lanes, green lanes and bridle ways to discover on horse back. With such a large area of beautiful countryside on the doorstep, they can cater for all types of pony trekking and horse riding requirements.

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