Tucked into North Yorkshire sits Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, which borders Yorkshire Dales National Park. While this AONB may not be as frequented as its neighbour, it’s still a marvel to explore. Revel in the sweeping moorland scenery intertwined with pastoral meadows and quiet woodlands with bodies of water nestled throughout the area. If you’re looking for the ideal setting to induce relaxation, Nidderdale is your go-to spot. But the soothing natural scenery isn’t the only thing that creates a magical, fable-like vibe.
The ancient stone walls, structures, and old-school field barns peppered across Nidderdale add character to the already-stunning setting. You can marvel at these stone wonders of yore at the historic parks and gardens dotting the area. Some of the best ways to truly bask in Nidderdale’s beauty is to take on the undulating landscape via foot, bike, or horseback—the park boasts more than 105.6mi of bridleways, making it a fun spot for riders. Meanwhile, those wanting to walk will find 509.5mi of paths and bridleways carved throughout the area. Nidderdale is a fantastic place for all ages to get outside, explore, and enjoy a relaxing countryside spectacle.Read More