Exploring Yorkshire by bike? Or want to hone your skills on a bike riding skills course? There are a number of fantastic places to base yourself. All right in the heart of great MTB and cycling country.
Seabirds, whales, seals, roe deer, lizards and much more, there is such a diverse range of wild experiences to be found in Yorkshire
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If sailing and windsurfing is your thing, Yorkshire is your kind of place. Our rich variety of sailing clubs and venues combine the best facilities with the most stunning views. The great thing about sailing in this area is that you often have fantastic countryside as your backdrop.
Yorkshire has some excellent rivers and can cater for flat water paddling to Grade 3+ white water. Our extensive network of canals and rugged coastline also offer some of the best canoeing and kayaking around.
Wetsuits at the ready because Yorkshire has some great surf beaches. The varied coastline throws up some great surfing conditions that are largely rock-free and free from crowds too. So, thanks to the great facilities, easy access, and of course tempting waves, surfing in the county has never been as popular.
The Yorkshire Nature Triangle is a unique destination in Britain, offering an almost unrivalled range of wildlife experiences and spectacles from the heart of the Yorkshire Wolds to the imposing 400ft chalk cliffs of the East Coast and the mighty Humber Estuary. Enjoy some of the best in British wildlife, from breath-taking seabird ‘cities’ and birds of prey, to otters, avocets and stunning wildflowers – alongside a renowned, great value Yorkshire welcome.
Who doesn't love a day at the beach? From miles of award-winning sandy beaches and bustling fishing harbours to hidden coastal coves and delicious fish and chips, visit the Yorkshire Coast and enjoy over 100 miles of stunning coastline.
Yorkshire's natural retreats are in abundance - stunning peaks, lush valleys, gentle rolling hills and of course a stretch of spectacular coastline - the great outdoors is brimming with opportunities for fun and exploration. With so much outside space, it's a challenge to limit Yorkshire's natural highlights to just 10, but here are some ideas to get you started!
Get closer to the birds and animals at some of Yorkshire's farms, wildlife centres and nature trails.
Yorkshire has so much outdoor space for wildlife from rolling countryside to the stunning Dinosaur Coast. Its rich abundance of natural wildlife habitats are home to everything from puffins and red kites, to deer and red squirrels, as well as countless bird species. There's lots of wildlife to see at the many Reserves and Sites of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI's).
Get closer to nature by discovering Yorkshire's wilder side! With rolling countryside, unspoilt habitat and the stunning Dinosaur Coast, Yorkshire is a perfect sanctuary for many of England's greatest species. Not to mention the keenest wildlife enthusiasts.