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.
Deacon Blue will be playing at Dalby Forest on Saturday 28th June as part of the Forestry Commission’s Forest Live music series. Tickets are on sale now call 03000 680400 or buy online.
We are please to announce that James Blunt will be performing on Thursday 26th June at Dalby. Tickets are on sale now. Call 03000 680400 or buy online.
We are also please to announce that Paul Weller will be performing on Friday 27th June at Dably. Tickets are on sale now, call 03000 680400 or buy online.
For the Paul Weller concert we’ve have teamed up with Stephenson’s of Easingwold, to provide transport from local towns, villages and rail links at great value return prices.
The Forestry Commission have teamed up The Gruffalo to help celebrate his 15th anniversary. Sign up here to be the first to hear about our celebrations.
From 6th January 2013 the Sneverdale Play Area will be closed for redevelopment. Adderstone Field Play Area will be open as usual. The new play area 'Grandfather Oak and the Curious Forest' will open in Spring 2014.
The Dalby Forest Visitor Centre is currently undergoing a refresh to improve our visitor facilities and will be opening Spring 2014. The Courtyard is fully open including Cafe, Bike Barn, Toilets, Pulpitations and Pace.
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.