Roseberry Topping

Looking across Newton Wood towards Roseberry Topping in autumn sunlight

Distinctive and iconic landmark with fine views across North Yorkshire and Cleveland

Roseberry Topping

Things to see and do

Walking at Roseberry Topping

Roseberry Topping

What's on 

Upcoming events

Sorry, there are no upcoming events at this place.

Roseberry Topping

History

A portrait of Captain James Cook (1728-1779) after Sir Nathaniel Dance-Holland

Our Captain Cook connection 

Captain Cook is said to have got his taste for adventure by exploring the slopes of Roseberry Topping as a young boy.

Roseberry Topping silhouetted against a hazy sunset

Prince Oswy 

Our special place has inspired many myths and legends. The most well-known tells the terrible tale of a tragic Northumbrian Prince called Oswy.

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Wildlife

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Get involved

A volunteer repairing a dry stone wall on the edge of Newton Moor with Roseberry Topping in the background

Join our team 

Join our Sunday Conservation Group or become a Volunteer Ranger and help us care for our special place.

Roseberry Topping

Our work

National Trust rangers at the 2016 World Ranger Congress

Ranger Chris Wood at the 2016 World Ranger Congress 

Chris's inspirational Colorado experience in his own words.