Mountain biking in Osmotherley
There are numerous trails across the North Yorkshire Moors to test all abilities. Local trails in easy reach of Cote Ghyll Mill are the ‘Square Corner & Fangdale Beck’ (21 mile) and ‘Swainby & Wharlton Moor’ (18 miles)
What makes it special
- Beautiful moorland scenery
Other things to do nearby
National Cycle network (Route 65) passes by the Mill which takes in minor roads and traffic-free routes on bridleways past Cod Beck reservoir.
Cote Ghyll Mill is adjacent to the Cleveland Way, the Coast to Coast and is at the start of the Lyke Wake Walk route.
3.4 miles This unusual monastery is the best preserved Carthusian priory in Britain. Don't miss the reconstructed monk’s cell and herb plot. Visit the website
A pleasant, two mile walk around Cod Beck Reservoir includes just about every type of scenery you'll find in the moors. The walk can either be from the Hostel at the southern end, or from the ca
9.2 miles Modern golfing facilities including a 9 hole course, driving range and crazy golf, overlooking the picturesque Cleveland Hills. Visit the website
An unforgettable experience and chance to see the veterinary practice that was at the heart of the much loved stories. Visit the website
Rievaulx is one of the most atmospheric and complete of all the ruined abbeys. Don't miss the 18th century Terrace. There are also special events, such as falconry displays.
Set in the ancient woodlands of Duncombe Park, the centre houses the largest collections of birds of prey in the north of England with daily flying displays and winter owl evenings.
Built in 1759, the beautiful five-acre walled garden is within the grounds of Duncombe Park and beneath Helmsley Castle.
Situated between the North York Moors, The Howardian Hills and the Vale of Pickering, YHA Helmsley is one of the best locations in the country for cycling.
Situated between the North York Moors, The Howardian Hills and the Vale of Pickering, YHA Helmsley is one of the best locations in the country for mountain biking. The variety of the ar
Helmsley is the start of the Cleveland Way, with beautiful heather moorland views of the North Yorkshire Moors.
This medieval castle’s impressive ruins stand on a rocky outcrop overlooking the River Rye and still dominate the town.
A fantastic community run bus service connecting surrounding towns within the North York Moors allowing you to leave your car at home. The services run on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Ho
2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the nation’s favourite national trail that starts here in Helmsley.
Helmsley and Ryedale have an enviable reputation as a destination for foodies.