Studfold Adventure Trail

, in Harrogate

Address: Studfold Farm, Lofthouse, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG3 5SG

Phone: +44 01423 755 084


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The fairy village of ‘Two Stone Wishes’ has magically appeared! Discover the hidden codes to unlock the gateways to reveal Studfold’s magical wood and the secret hidden treasure box!

Studfold Adventure Trail is situated in stunning countryside, an area of outstanding natural beauty in Upper Nidderdale. The trail has been designed with primary school aged children in mind. It encourages children to be aware of their natural surroundings in an innovative and exciting way. Unearth Studfold’s hidden secrets by taking part in many countryside activities, find treasure!

Check out the reviews found on Trip Advisor…
‘The whole trail has been beautifully thought out.’
‘The whole experience was very ‘famous five’!’
‘Created childhood memories that will last forever!’
‘The closest thing to a perfect country day out we have found. Thank you Studfold, we will be back.’

At the start of the Adventure Trail in the new shop/reception you are given a clue/trail sheet which lists instructions and a map and gives you clues to discover the secret treasure box… You now become nature detectives finding hidden countryside secrets!

Discover along the trail many creative fairy houses, each with their own story or poem. Giant animal sculptures, footprints, a bird hide, sensory points and explore a wild flower meadow maze which includes one of many interactive information points.

Build a den! 

Along into the magical wood you discover the fairy village of ‘Two Stone Wishes’  the giant stone story telling chair where your imagination can run riot! Down to the fairy ring to make a wish… Find the treasure box! 

Out of the wood, feed the squirrel with pine cones! Discover the old barn and great new picnic/play area. Ride on tractors, go-carts and sandpit! The barn has been interpreted to show the old Victorian farming methods – it includes discovery labels a listening post.

There is so much more to see and do!

Order a picnic, on your arrival, from the new Nidderdale Way Cafe, or bring a picnic.. We deliver it to the play area. 

There are many events planned throughout the year… The Great Studfold Easter Egg and Fairy Hunt. Summertime Fairy and Pixie trail.


Studfold ‘The Nidderdale Experience’ Caravan, Camping and Glamping Park won the Welcome to Yorkshire White Rose Award.

Hope to see you soon…

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