Skipton Castle Woods

  • A Woodland Trust wood
  • Skipton
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New Skipton Castle Woods website

Skipton Castle Woods now has a new dedicated website to help you plan your next adventure

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Features & activities

  • Broadleaved woodland
  • Parking less than 500m away
  • Good views
  • Special wildlife interest
  • Well worth a visit
  • Bluebells
  • Spring colour
These ancient woods have a fascinating history and lie alongside Skipton Castle in the heart of the town. They contain a wide variety of plants and amazing wildlife such as kingfishers, bats and deer, with some excellent pathways which follow the canal and the castle ramparts. Walk into a different world straight off the High Street.
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