Tollerton Caravan Park (www)
North Yorkshire, North of England
Tollerton is 10 miles north of York, close to the A19. From York, take the A19 towards Thirsk. At Cross Lanes village, turn left towards Tollerton. After 1 mile, just before the railway bridge leading to Tollerton village, you will see a pub on the right that has been converted into a chinese restaurant). The Park entrance is reached through the restaurant car park.
- Horse Riding
- Swimming (Indoor)
Picturesque local towns include the market town of Easingwold, the spa town of Harrogate and the walled city of York.
There is a good selection of stately homes, heritage sites and museums nearby, such as Beningbrough Hall, Sutton Park, Newby Hall & Gardens, Lotherton Estate, Nunnington Hall, Sion Hill Hall, Castle Howard (the setting for Brideshead Revisited), Middleham Castle, Helmsley Castle, Harlow Carr, Ripley Castle, Burnby Hall, Duncombe Park, Gilling, Thorp Perrow Arboretum, Helmsley Walled Garden, Byland Abbey, Rievaulx Abbey, Bolton Abbey, Jervaulx Abbey, Mount Grace Priory, Selby Abbey, Whitby Abbey, Kirkham Priory, Fountains Abbey, Aldborough Roman Site, Richmond Castle. York contains the Jorvik Viking Centre, York Castle Museum, York Art Gallery, York Dungeon, York Army Museum, National Railway Museum, and the Yorkshire Museum. There is also the James Cook Museum at Whitby, the Yorkshire Carriage Museum at Aysgarth, the Herriot Centre in Thirsk, and the Yorkshire Air Museum at Elvington.
For entertainment, there is the Lightwater Valley at Ripon, Flamingoland Zoo at Malton, Atlantis Water Park and Kinderland at Scarborough, the Askham Bryan Wildlife & Conservation Park at York, Tropical World at Roundhay, and York Maze at Elvington. Cinemas in Ripin, Harrogate and York. Theatres in Harrogate and York.
The park is located between two National Parks, the Yorkshire Dales and the Yorkshire Moors, and there are lots of places to go walking, such as the Howardian Hills or the Yorkshire Wolds Way (a 79 mile walking route running from Kingston-Upon-Hull to Filey). You can play golf at Aldwark Manor, Easingwold and Forest of Galtres. Horse riding at the York Riding School. Fishing in the small lake on the park, or at Redwood Park.
For food and drink, the Station Inn pub is located at the park entrance. There is a good selection of restaurants in Easingwold, Harrogate and York. Famous local eateries include Betty’s tea-rooms in York and Harrogate.