The Fox and Hounds Inn, Ainthorpe

We have attractions to suit all tastes on and around the North Yorkshire Moors, from fishing on the River Esk (local licences available), visiting Goathland, which is Aidensfield from Heartbeat TV series to the beautiful Heather Moors.

The town of Whitby is a short drive with its famous Abbey and Bram Stoker and Dracula connections, also still a working fishing and cargo port. A great place to visit with lots of interesting shops tucked away down small lanes.  Also, a great place for a night out. For more visit

Visit the Moors National Park Centre at Danby. An idyllic location on the banks of the River Esk offering a free exhibition, gallery, children’s indoor climbing wall and outside play area. Fantastic walks, events and activities, gift shop featuring local maps, books, crafts and souvenirs.  

The town of Saltburn famous for its Victorian connections and long sandy beaches and pier, an excellent surf location.

Other local towns of Kirby Moorside, Pickering and Guisborough with their local markets.

Major attractions include:

north yorkshire moors railway

North York Moors Railway,

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Castle Howard,

Eden Camp and Flamingo Land Theme Park and Zoo

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