Rivendell Breaks

PLACES TO GO, THINGS TO SEE......

FROM THE DOOR...

footpaths into old market town of Pickering, and into North York Moors National Park

For Tourist Information  on Pickering & Ryedale  area.........

http://www.visitryedale.co.uk/see-do/ryedale-tourist-information

 

UNDER A MILE...

* swimming pool with flume (ryedalepool@communityleisure.org 01751 473351)

* small leisure centre (01751 476726)

* North York Moors steam railway (www.nymr.co.uk   01751 472508 )

 

ABOUT 15-20 MINS BY CAR...

* forest drive & walks (www.forestry.gov.uk/dalbyforest)

* villages of the North Yorks. Moors National Park

* Eden Camp -wartime experience (www.edencamp.co.uk  01653 697777)

* Flamingoland pleasure park (www.flamingoland.co.uk  0871 9118000 )

* Castle Howard (www.castlehoward.co.uk   01653 648444 )

* market town of Helmsley (http://www.visithelmsley.co.uk/ )

 

ABOUT 45 MINS BY CAR...

* Whitby (www.enjoyengland.com/whitby)

* Scarborough (www.scarborough.co.uk)

* York (http://www.visityork.org/ )

 FOR THOSE USING PUBLIC TRANSPORT

The following links will take you through to timetables for bus services that go through Pickering:

http://www.yorkbus.co.uk/times

http://getdown.org.uk/bus/bus/128.shtml