Brimham Rocks

Summer at Brimham Rocks

Important notice -

There are rolling roadworks along the B6265 and B6165. Brimham Rocks is open as usual, please follow diversion signs.

Explore dramatic moorland rock formations

Brimham Rocks

Things to see and do

Brimham Rocks

What's on

Upcoming events

Brimham through the ages

Fri 30 Aug 2019
Join this guided walk to discover Brimham's history, from the last ice age that helped form these weird and wonderful rock formations, to the stories of the people who lived here and called Brimham home.

Walk in the footsteps of the monks

Sun 01 Sep 2019
Enjoy a day out in the countryside following the ancient route of the monks as you walk from Brimham Rocks to Fountains Abbey with your guides.

Climbing taster sessions

Sat 07 Sep 2019
Ever fancied having a go at climbing the magical rocks? Join Harrogate Climbing Centre for a 30 minute session to learn the ropes.

Going digital - photography workshop

Sun 08 Sep 2019
The magical landscape of Brimham Rocks with its SSSI moorland and panoramic views of Nidderdale has attracted artists for hundreds of years. Can you capture this spectacular landscape on camera?

Nature explorers - wild art

Sat 14 Sep 2019
Bring your nature explorers to this drop in session looking at the different ways of making wild art at Brimham Rocks.

Chris Boddy Pottery

Sun 15 Sep 2019
Join local potter Chris Boddy to watch the fascinating process he uses to produce his unique leaf print pottery. Discover how he develops his signature pieces on the wheel and take a look at some finished pieces in the shop.
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Eating and shopping

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Our work

Brimham Rocks


Group of children visiting Brimham Rocks

Visit with your group 

Groups of visitors have been coming to our special place since the 18th-century. With guided tours, self-led visits and downloadable trails come and find out what makes Brimham Rocks so special.