Hudswell Woods

Beautiful ancient woodland and meadows on the banks of the River Swale

Hudswell Woods

Things to see and do

Hudswell Woods


Children building a den from twigs and branches Hudswell Woods

A different way to learn 

Follow one of our National Curriculum focused guided walks, build dens in the woods or navigating using a GPS device as you learn in a different way at our special place.

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What's on

Minibeast Hunt, Hudswell Woods Yorkshire Dales

Summer School Holiday Events at Hudswell Woods 

We have a wide range of events to get you outdoors and enjoy the fresh air this summer around Hudswell Woods, whatever your interests we hope to have an event that tempts you to come and join us.

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Our work

Barn in top fields in the beautiful Hudswell Woods meadows

Meadow Restoration 

Learn more about our meadows at Hudswell Woods and how we are working to restore them and increase the number and types of wildflowers.

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Join or give

Sunlight shining through the trees at Hudswell Woods

Become a member and help protect and manage Hudswell Woods 

Find out how you can become a member and help the Yorkshire Dales countryside.