Brimham Rocks

Important notice -

Road closure on the B6265 from Ripon with a 25 minute diversion in place from Mon 20 Sep for 3 weeks. Drones are strictly not allowed here at Brimham.

Explore dramatic moorland rock formations

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Brimham Rocks

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Family adventures at Brimham Rocks 

The days are long and the sun is shining. Grab a picnic and spend a day running, jumping and exploring here at Brimham Rocks this summer. This wild open site is perfect for families with nature to explore, rocks to scramble over and miles of moorland paths to discover.

Walking at Brimham Rocks

Guided walks at Brimham Rocks 

Join in with a guided tour this summer at Brimham Rocks. Whether you're interested in the unique geology of the rock formations, the social history of this bizarre place, or want to learn more about the nature and wildlife that calls Brimham home- there's something for everyone!

Brimham Rocks Joe Cornish Exhibition 2

Drawn to Rock - a new exhibition by Joe Cornish  

As part of the 50 years of the National Trust at Brimham Rocks anniversary, renowned Yorkshire landscape photographer Joe Cornish has produced a new exhibition of works that will be on display here at Brimham Rocks from 21 June to 30 November.

Upcoming events

Joe Cornish Landscape Photography Workshops 2021

Fri 19 Nov 2021
Day and night landscape photography workshop with Joe Cornish.

Christmas Wreath Workshops 2021

Thu 02 Dec 2021
Book your Christmas Wreath Making workshop at Brimham Rocks.

Sticks, Stones & Christmas Tones - Interactive Storytelling with Richard Kay

Sat 18 Dec 2021
This Christmas, a magical and interactive storytelling adventure awaits you.
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.

Brimham Rocks

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