Brimham through the ages

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.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

Let our guide walk and talk you through the last 320 million years in a 90 minute journey around the rocks and moorland. During this time you will hear all about the geology of the site, the stories of the people who lived in Brimham House and the important conservation work the Ranger team do to look after the special moorland.

The basics

Suitability
Children are welcome
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
Meet at the car park.
What to bring and wear
Wear outdoor clothing and suitable footwear.
Other
Car park pay & display, free for NT members.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
27 June 2019 14:00 - 15:30 Available
15 July 2019 14:00 - 15:30 Available
30 August 2019 14:00 - 15:30 Available
16 September 2019 14:00 - 15:30 Available
8 October 2019 14:00 - 15:30 Available
16 November 2019 14:00 - 15:30 Available
1 December 2019 14:00 - 15:30 Available
11 January 2020 14:00 - 15:30 Available

Contact Info

Name
Property Administrator
Email
brimhamrocks@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01423 780688

Upcoming events

Brimham through the ages

Thu 27 Jun 2019
14:00-15:30
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.

Geology Walk

Sun 30 Jun 2019
11:00-12:30
From giant ferns and salamander's footprints to enormous mountains higher than the Himalayas, find out how Brimham Rocks came to be...

Going digital - photography workshop

Sun 07 Jul 2019
10:00-16:00
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 - pond dipping

Sun 14 Jul 2019
11:00-13:00
Bring your nature explorers to this drop in session looking at the pond here at Brimham. What kinds of beasties can you find living under the water?

Geocaching Taster

Wed 24 Jul 2019
11:00-13:00
Bring your little adventurers for a digital treasure hunt at Brimham Rocks.

Kids Outdoor Day

Wed 31 Jul 2019
10:00-16:00
Come and explore high and low with Harrogate Climbing Centre on an adventure just for kids!