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Dramatic moorland rock formations

Explore Brimham Rocks, and have a great day out at nature's playground.

This amazing collection of weird and wonderful rock formations makes a great day out for families, climbers and those wanting to enjoy the simple pleasures of fresh air and magnificent views over Nidderdale.

Let your imagination run wild as you explore the labyrinth of paths through this unique landscape.

Keep an eye out for some fantastically shaped rocks. Spot the Dancing Bear, The Eagle and The Gorilla, crawl through The Smartie Tube and balance on the Rocking Stones.

Walk over heather moorland or through beautiful woodland, and take in the fresh air and Yorkshire countryside.

50 things to do before you're 11¾

Get a head start on your list by joining a 50 things Thursday at Brimham Rocks where you can go bug hunting, make wild art and build a den.

Summertime is picnic time

Come and enjoy a scenic picnic overlooking the magnificent rock formations and beyond. Brimham Rocks is a perfect family friendly place to relax and explore.


Got the cycling bug?

National Trust have partnered with British Cycling to offer a series of skyrides over the summer, which are between 6 and 20 miles long. Marvel at the stunning views along a number of rides planned in the beautiful countryside surrounding Brimham Rocks. 

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