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
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

Kids Outdoor Day

Wed 21 Aug 2019
10:00-16:00
Come and explore high and low with Harrogate Climbing Centre on an adventure just for kids!

Family Outdoor Day

Sat 24 Aug 2019
10:00-16:00
Get the whole family exploring Brimham from a dramatic new angle in an exciting adventure with Harrogate Climbing Centre.

Brimham through the ages

Fri 30 Aug 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.

Walk in the footsteps of the monks

Sun 01 Sep 2019
12:00-16:45
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
13:00-13:30
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
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?