Attractions Near GrassingtonJulian Megson2020-03-10T10:27:15+00:00
ATTRACTIONS NEAR GRASSINGTON
Grassington is a great location for many attractions and activities in the area.
Whether you want to explore the heritage and serenity of Fountains Abbey, catch a trout at Kilnsey Park Estate or feed the lambs at Hesketh Farm Park, there’s something for everyone, and all within 1 hours drive of the village.
Running through some of the most attractive scenery of the Yorkshire Dales and the Cumbrian Fells, the Settle-Carlisle railway is world famous for its Victorian architecture, huge stone viaducts, remote stations and long tunnels.
Over 900 years old, Skipton Castle is one of the best preserved Medieval Castles in England. Visitors can explore every corner of the Castle from the depth of the Dungeon to the top storey of the Watch Tower.
Malham Cove is a huge ampitheatre shaped limestone cliff formation which is 260 feet high and on top of it is a deeply eroded limestone pavement. It is home to Peregrine Falcons and was also used in the filming of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.
Created by artist Andrew Sabin, The Coldstones Cut is a massive sculptur through which visitors can freely walk through and explore. The sculpure overlooks the working Coldstones Quarry and offers fantastic views of Nidderdale.