20 Best Things To Do Outdoors In Pickering Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Things To Do Outdoors In Pickering

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A group of kids at go ape in the rain

Go Ape Dalby

  • Pickering
  • Outdoor
  • High Ropes Courses

Calling all apes! If you’re ready to brave the heights of the York Moors - challenging your strength, speed and nerve - Go Ape Dalby is the day out w...

Train journeys at North Yorkshire Moors Railway in Pickering

North Yorkshire Moors Railway

  • Pickering
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Fancy a trip to Hogsmeade; the famous train station seen in Harry Potter? Then take a trip on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway and enjoy a day out f...

Entrance to Beck Isle Museum in Pickering

Beck Isle Museum

  • Pickering
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Beck Isle Museum is a beautiful Grade II* listed museum in the small market town of Pickering. It’s dedicated entirely to local history and there’s c...

Tiger eating pumpkin at Flamingo Land in Malton

Flamingo Land

  • Malton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Theme Parks and Funfairs

Flamingo Land was made for flamingo fans - it’s in the name! But there's so much more to enjoy, including over 129  species of animals in the park, i...

Two kids doing the Shaun the Sheep Farmageddon Glow Trail

Dalby Forest

  • Pickering
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Dalby Forest is the perfect family-friendly outdoor destination! Explore the forest on foot, bike or by swinging through the canopy on Go Ape Tree To...

Poppy field at Eden Camp in Malton

Eden Camp5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Malton
  • Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

A visit to this unique and multi-award winning Modern History Theme Museum, Eden Camp, is both entertaining and educational, and will appeal to all a...

Gardens at Scampston Hall & Walled Garden in Malton

Scampston Hall & Walled Garden

  • Malton
  • Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Welcome to Scampston Hall & Walled Garden. There are no ropes or barriers here so explore the grounds, pack a picnic and enjoy! Take a guided tou...

Outside view of Nunnington Hall in York

Nunnington Hall

  • York
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Nunnington Hall Nestled on the quiet banks of the River Rye, you and yours can enjoy the atmosphere of this beautiful Yorkshire manor house and it's...

Outside view of Castle Howard in York

Castle Howard

  • York
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Visit Castle Howard and have fun exploring 1,000 acres of parkland and gardens; jump on the land train to the Great Lake for boat trips and our adven...

Girls under tent at The Yorkshire Arboretum in Ganthorpe

The Yorkshire Arboretum

  • Ganthorpe
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

The Yorkshire Arboretum is an ideal place for families, with a woodland playground, trails and walks. Throughout the summer, there are a range of fan...

View of the sea on Cleveland Way National Trail in Helmsley

Cleveland Way National Trail

  • Helmsley
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Cleveland Way National Trail follows a horseshoe shaped line around much of the lovely North York Moor National Park, with a variety of habitats to e...

Lavender fields at Yorkshire Lavender in York

Yorkshire Lavender

  • York
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • National Parks

Yorkshire Lavender is Yorkshire's Premier Triple Award-Winning Lavender Farm, Lavender Gardens and Specialist Plant Nursery set in a spectacular hill...

Families at Helmsley Open Air Swimming Pool

Helmsley Open Air Swimming Pool

  • Helmsley
  • Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Helmsley Open Air Swimming Pool offers a warm swim in the open air. The pool, together with the Recreation Ground, is currently in the early stages o...

Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

Helmsley Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Helmsley
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Who doesn’t love a mystery? Especially one with a medieval castle in the mix! Join the hunt on the Helmsley Mystery Treasure Trail. On your hunt for...

Fountain and Laburnum at Helmsley Walled Garden

Helmsley Walled Garden

  • Helmsley
  • Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Fancy a relaxing walk in the park? Or maybe a family picnic in a beautiful location? You can do this and much more at Helmsley Walled Garden. Explore...

Families playing at Betton Farm Visitor Centre in Scarborough

Betton Farm Visitor Centre

  • Scarborough
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

There’s something a bit special about Betton Farm Visitor Centre.  Spring is the ideal time to visit the farm. Meet the newly born lambs and piglets...

A little boy petting a guinea pig at Piglets Adventure Farm Park

Piglets Adventure Farm Park5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(3)

  • Towthorpe
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Get ready for an outdoor adventure; meet, pet and feed goats, cows, donkeys and of course – adorable pigs. Make sure to stop by the Piglet Maternity...

Some penguins at Sea Life in Scarborough

SEA LIFE Scarborough

  • Scarborough
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Aquariums

Whether you’re fascinated by sharks or love with penguins, SEA LIFE Scarborough has a special underwater treat for all the family!   There are a...

Giant water slide at Alpamare Water Park

Alpamare Water Park

  • Scarborough
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Water Parks

Looking for a fun-filled day out with the family? Look no further than Alpamare Water Park in Scarborough with its fast and furious range of slides....

Hill top view of Whitby West Cliff Beach

Whitby West Cliff Beach

  • Whitby
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

There are several shallow laying shipwrecks off the coast for divers to explore, lots of traditional amusements, including a summer theatre, and a mu...

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