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Ruff guide to Guisborough Forest
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Find out about me, my owner and my favourite place for a walk in Guisborough Forest, as well as great dog friendly places to eat and sleep near by.

Piper the dog from Guisborough Forest

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  My owner and me

My owner Cath, a recreation ranger says that because I am a mixed breed, I am one of a kind. I am ten years young, and I have a beauty mark (sometimes referred to as a wart) on my eyebrow. I just think it’s more of me to love.

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Favourite treat

Anything edible. And I really mean anything edible. Yum.

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Best trick

I have a very special power – I can smell a picnic a mile away – or another dog owner with treats in their pockets! It’s a gift that has come in very handy and gotten me out of a pinch many times, let me tell you. But I only use my power for good...

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Arch rival

I don’t like screws or strange metal objects. My theory is that it's because I can’t chew them. They hurt my snout.

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Favourite places for a walk

I love to scamper in the beech woods above the visitor centre or to stretch my legs along the Cleveland Way.

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Water stops

I often stop for water in the trackside ponds (a real favourite!) or the water bowl outside the visitor centre.

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Other useful information

Owners can take their dogs into the cafe and find yummy dog treats (hint hint Cath). Visit Guisborough Forest for more information about what's available on site.

Dog friendly places to stay

The Grey House Hotel - 6.36 miles away

79 Cambridge Road, Linthorpe, Middlesbrough TS5 5NL
Tel: 01642 817485

The Parkwood Hotel -  9.95 miles away

64-66 Darlington Road, Hartburn, Stockton-on-Tees TS18 5ER
Tel: 01642 587933

BEST WESTERN Parkmore Hotel & Leisure Club - 10.12 miles away

636 Yarm Road, Eaglescliffe, Stockton-on-Tees, Tees Valley, North Yorkshire TS16 0DH
Tel: 01642 786815

Travellers Rest Farm Holiday Cottage (Sleeps 4) - 13.4 miles away

Travellers Rest Farm, Ugthorpe, Whitby, North Yorkshire YO21 2BE
Tel: 01947 841102

Dog friendly places to eat

The Lion Inn - 11.28 miles away

Blakey Ridge, Kirkbymoorside, North Yorkshire YO62 7LQ
Tel: 01751 417320

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What's Here?

  • Cycling
  • Dogs
  • Orienteering
  • Parking
  • Picnic
  • Walking
  • Visitor centre
  • The centre is a joint venture managed and run by Redcar & Cleveland Council. It is normally open Sundays and weekdays but not Saturdays.
More about what's here


OS Grid ref: NZ 586152
Postcode: TS14 8HD

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