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Explore Cropton Forest
(Average user rating: 5 unrated 5/5)

Cropton forest is a mainly coniferous woodland set on the edge of the North York Moors.

Forest Holidays

Situated deep in the heart of Cropton Forest, Forest Holidays cabins make an ideal base for adventures, exploring or simply relaxing. The North Yorkshire moors are on your cabins doorstep and the coast, is only half an hour’s drive away. The forest itself is a paradise for nature lovers and thrill seekers alike.

Children splashing puddles in their wellies

 

 

 

What do other visitors say?

5 Stars 5 Stars

Just spent a relaxing 5 days at Forest Holidays Cropton. This is my first visit to the area and I was blown away. The staff at Forest Holidays are so knowledgable and helpful with useful hints on what to look out for and places to visit.

Steve Wilson, 6/Oct/2016

CLOSING SPIRES CAMPSITE TO CAMPERS, THE PURPOSE IS IN THE TITLE. 40 HAPPY YEARS OF CAMPING DESTROYED BY CORPERATE GREED. SHAME ON YOU

TREVOR CRAVEN, 22/Sep/2014

Hello, thank you for your comments, I will pass these on to Forest Holidays as they manage that site. Just in case it helps the nearest alternative campsite is Bank Top Farm in Cropton.

Forestry Commission Response

the closing of cropton forest to tourers/camping is a cisgrace.

after over 40 years of camping/caravanning.

is this my reward for years of support.

t craven, 30/Aug/2014

Hello, thank you for your comments, I will pass these on to Forest Holidays as they manage that site. Just in case it helps the nearest alternative campsite is Bank Top Farm in Cropton.

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Please email us at becky.mayo@forestry.gsi.gov.uk if you have an enquiry, a complaint or would like a personal reply to your comments.

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Last updated: 29th November 2016

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What's Here?

  • Walking
  • Newtondale Trail and Rosedale Trail see dedicated pages for more details.
  • Wildlife
  • Watch Badgers from the wildlife hide in Cropton. Please call 01723 367834 for more information.
More about what's here

Location

OS Grid ref: SE752901

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Contact

Becky Mayo
Recreation Ranger
07557 541621
becky.mayo@­forestry.gsi.gov.uk

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