Things to do at Cropton, North Yorkshire

Things to do at Cropton, North Yorkshire

Choose from our selection of extras and activities to create your perfect holiday
Forest Holidays

Explore North Yorkshire with a range of extras and activities

Whether you are looking for adventure or relaxation or weekend breaks, short breaks, or longer stays, our extras and activities are a great way to tailor your Cropton holidays. From a three-hour Ultimate Forest Survival adventure to a Romantic Evening In package, make your holiday special to you.

Fuel up for the forest quiz

Join us every Wednesday and Saturday in the Forest Retreat from 5pm

Fancy a pre-quiz treat? Get the brains in gear with our Forest Quiz Night sharer in the Forest Retreat. Tuck into five mouthwatering mini-pots for £20 – just right for two.

Secure your quiz seat and save on your feast, with drinks included for £30 when you pre-book. Available from 22 March at all locations (excluding Beddgelert).


  • Skin-on fries
  • Panko-breaded onion rings
  • Sweet chilli-drenched chicken tenders or vegetarian nuggets
  • Garlic & herb ciabatta shards
  • Sweet potato wedges with mayonnaise
  • Tuck in while you tackle the Forest Quiz rounds and enjoy a night out in the heart of the forest.
  • Simply pre-book your food in my account, choose your day, then confirm your mealtime when you check-in.
Mini Explorer Bundle
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Mini Explorer Bundle

Nature Discovery Trail
At Delamere Forest
Nature Discovery Trail

Forest Nature Trail
From £7.95
Forest Nature Trail

Forest Quiz Sharer
£30 for two guests
Forest Quiz Sharer

Excludes Beddgelert

Forest Fizz and Scones
Perfect for two
Forest Fizz and Scones

Friday Night Pizza special
In-cabin delivery
Friday Night Pizza special

Our new menu
Just good food
Our new menu

Happy Hours at the Forest Retreat
2pm - 4pm
Happy Hours at the Forest Retreat

Thursday & Sunday

Breakfast in the Forest Retreat
Free refills on tea or coffee
Breakfast in the Forest Retreat

Excludes Beddgelert

Sir Woofchesters launch
New for 2024
Sir Woofchesters launch

Disc Golf
From £10
Disc Golf

Cropton & Thorpe Forest

Garwnant Guided Walking Trail
From £15
Garwnant Guided Walking Trail

Looking for off-the-beaten-track adventures?

Looking for off-the-beaten-track adventures?

Hire bikes for the whole gang and get out into the forest.

Fly through the fresh air, find freedom on two wheels and explore as far as you can see.

Pre-book your bikes through my account then simply pick up when you arrive.

Forest Ranger activities in Cropton 

Spend some time with our resident Forest Ranger and learn the secrets of Cropton Forest. 

Activities on offer:

Log in to your account to pre-book ranger activities before your stay.

Foam Clay and Pottery Painting

Indoor activity for the whole family

Head to the Forest Retreat and discover your creative side. Choose from a selection of our favourite woodland animals and experiment with spongy foam clay or paint a masterpiece to take away that same day.

Log in to your account to pre-book.

Small Bisque - Foam or Paint | £6.95
Medium Bisque - Foam or Paint | £10.95
Large Bisque - Foam or Paint | £13.95

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Save 10% on your Go Ape experience when you stay with us.

Take a trip with the whole tribe, packed full of adventure!

Look out for our emails with offers and activities to book before your stay – they'll include your unique discount code.


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Activities at Cropton, North Yorkshire

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Food & drink options

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Things to do at Cropton

  • Pre-book and personalise your stay

    Pre-book and personalise your stay

    Make your holiday just how you want it to be with our extras and activities, from a Champagne Breakfast for a special celebration to your own personal In-cabin Chef, who will conjure up a fabulous meal - and wash up afterwards!

  • Explore the North Yorkshire countryside on two wheels

    Explore the North Yorkshire countryside on two wheels

    Book your cycle hire at Cropton and enjoy exploring Yorkshire on a cycling holiday. Easy cycling from your cabin door is great for all the family, while serious cyclists can enjoy the Sustrans National Cycle Routes 1 and 165. For mountain bikers, the challenges of Dalby Forest await.

  • Discover North Yorkshire on-foot

    Discover North Yorkshire on-foot

    Cropton is a great base for a walking holiday in North Yorkshire. With forests and moorland, hills and dales, coast and countryside, nothing can beat the variety or the views. For inspiration take a look at our collection of suggested walk, from gentle strolls to strenuous hikes.

Yorkshire holidays at Cropton

Situated in a picturesque woodland meadow, in the heart of Cropton Forest in the North York Moors, our cabins at Cropton are the perfect choice for adventurers, nature lovers, and stargazers. Book your break today and get that Forest Feeling.

How to add extras to your booking

Don’t miss out. Log in to your account to browse extras and activities and pre-book before your stay. The best way to kickstart your holiday countdown (and get that Forest Feeling before you even arrive).

What is our Premium Wi-Fi & In-Cabin Entertainment Package?

Our In-Cabin Entertainment package is an optional upgrade, bringing premium features to the connected TV in your cabin. With In-Cabin Entertainment you'll have access to high speed Wi-Fi internet, unlimited movies, HD streaming and much more.

You can add In-Cabin Entertainment when booking your cabin, if you have an existing booking call us on 03330 110 495 or Login to My Account.