East Lodge, Diamond Hill is situated in beautiful Lower Wensleydale between the National Parks of the Yorkshire Dales and North Yorkshire Moors.
The landscape of the area provides us with dramatic waterfalls at Aysgarth and Hardraw, Stump Cross Caverns and How Stean Gorge.
Enjoy walking opportunities either gentle or more challenging (climb Penhill, or the Coast to Coast route) Relax on the steam powered trains of the Wensleydale or North Yorkshire Moors railway.
Traditional Yorkshire Market Towns
A short drive away from East Lodge – there are the market towns of Bedale, Leyburn, Richmond, Ripon, Masham and Northallerton all with Local produce shops, cafes and high class restaurants. There are castles at Richmond, Bolton and Middleham, historic sites at Jervaulx, Fountains Abbey and Ripon Cathedral. Sample Black Sheep and Theakstons real ales, taste creamy Brymore ice cream on farm or see Wensleydale cheese made at Hawes.
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Enjoy Sports or Adventure?
For sports enthusiasts there are fishing lakes, golf courses, sailing lakes, cycle routes and horse riding. Experience adventure at Arial Extreme or Lightwater Valley. See the racehorses exercising at Middleham or go racing at Ripon, Catterick and Thirsk racecourses, all close by.
There’s so much to see and do in this part of the country! Here’s a short list of nearby attractions and places to explore…