Dalby Forest is situated on the southern slopes of the North York Moors National Park. The southern part of the forest is divided by a number of valleys creating a 'Rigg and Dale' landscape whilst to the north the forest sits on the upland plateau.
Dalby Forest offers a great Christmas experience. Escape from the shops, gather up your friends and family and feel the crisp, fresh air in the Great Yorkshire Forest.
Our Sales Centre offers real Chirstmas Trees, grown in Dalby Forest, there will be Newfoundland Dogs to deliver trees to cars and Santa will also be visit the forest.
Join Stick Man on his forest adventure in Dalby this December and January. Inspired by the Julia Donaldson and Alex Scheffler character.
Explore Stick Man trail and take part in free woody activities. From building a stick stack or den to spotting hidden objects, telling a tale and making your own Stick Man.
The Dalby Forest Visitor Centre is currently undergoing a refresh to improve our visitor facilities and will be opening Easter 2014. The Courtyard is fully open including Cafe, Bike Barn, Toilets, Pulpitations and Pace.
Please note that Dalby Bike Barn will be closed on 2nd and 3rd of December to undertake a stock take. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.
Easy going, all abilities, play and adventure or peace and quiet, we have the trail for you.
Head out and try our range of bike trails around the forest. Drop into Dalby Bike Barn for cycles repairs, courses and bike advice. Contact them on 01751 460049. You can also hire electric bikes, perfect for exploring the forest drive or green cycle routes.
Dalby offers a range of exciting adventure play equipment for children of all ages to enjoy.
Through Sky Rainforest Rescue, Sky and WWF have teamed up with the Forestry Commission, to give you the chance to get up close and personal with the Amazon rainforest. Take part in the FREE Sky Rainforest Rescue Discovery Trail.
Enjoy the classic Go Ape experience in the trees tops or explore the forest on an epic all-terrain segway. Take a look and book at our Go Ape page.
From papermaking to duck races there's loads to join in with at Dalby Forest
Forests are for everyone, everywhere. There are many opportunities to explore and discover in Dalby Forest.
If you are hungry or thirsty after your forest adventure call in for a range of hot or cold food and drinks.
Find out more about opening times, admission charges and other useful information before you head out.
Find out how Dalby forest was redeveloped in 2007 with the launch of the new Visitor Centre, improved Courtyard and leading cycle facilites.