Wood Nook Caravan Park

Skipton, North Yorkshire

5.0 stars out of 3 reviews

Open from
1st March to 4th January
Skipton, North Yorkshire, North of England, BD23 5NU
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Last updated
20 Jan 2022
You enquired
Motorhome pitches
(£14.00 - £24.00)
Touring pitches
(£14.00 - £24.00)
Tent pitches
(£14.00 - £24.00)
Serviced pitches
Seasonal pitches
Motorhome pitches10£14.00-£24.00
Touring pitches30£14.00-£24.00
Tent pitches30£14.00-£24.00
Serviced pitches
Seasonal pitches20£1,900.00

To rent
Holiday homes1£380.00-£450.00
To buy
Holiday homes13

If you're looking for campsites in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales National Park, consider Wood Nook Caravan Park, in Upper Wharfedale. Located just two miles from the Grassington National Park Centre, this campsite is in the right place for walking holidays in the Yorkshire Dales, cycling holidays following the early stages of the 2014 Tour de France route, and gentle camping holidays attending some of the many festivals in the Dales, such as the Grassington Festival of music and arts in June, the Kettlewell Scarecrow Festival in August, Grassington’s 1940’s weekend in September or the Grassington Dickensian Festival in December. Weather permitting the caravan park is open March 1st to January 4th.

Wood Nook Caravan Park itself is set in six acres of woodland, bursting with wild flowers and teeming with wildlife. Visit in spring or early summer for the brightest flowers, such as primroses, cowslips, and violets. Take a stroll on some of the surrounding footpaths and you'll be rewarded by a wonderful view of Grassington and the surrounding Dale.

This caravan park is quiet and peaceful, attractive and clean. Touring caravans, motorhomes and tents are all welcome. There are also some seasonal pitches for caravans as well as one holiday caravan that you can hire. There's even a holiday cottage to hire.
Wood Nook is a quiet and peaceful caravan and camping park in the North Yorkshire Dales. It does not accept group camping or Duke of Edinburgh Award scheme groups.

Customers can book the touring pitches on the usual per-nightly basis, weekly, monthly, or for the full season. All touring pitches, including the tent pitches, have electric hook-ups.

If you fall in love with the area, why not consider renting a seasonal touring pitch? These long-stay caravan pitches are available at Wood Nook for eight-month and 10-month seasons. These pitches are ideal if your tourer spends most of its time on the driveway and also if you want a break from towing. Electricity is included in the pitch price.
The facilities are good at Wood Nook Caravan Park, with toilets, showers, washing facilities, a children's play area, a fully stocked shop, a pay-phone and free Wi-Fi.

Wood Nook campsite in the Yorkshire Dales offers a fantastic location for people who want to discover the many delights of North Yorkshire during their camping, motorhome and caravan holidays. Close to the site, campers can visit Grassington, Hebden, Burnsall, Kilnsey, Linton, Appletreewick, Skipton, Bolton Abbey and Malham. Wood Nook has its own information hut so you'll be able to find plenty of places to see and things to do in the Yorkshire Dales and beyond.

Wood Nook Caravan Park has one six-berth holiday home to hire for self catering holidays near Grassington. The static caravan has a modern interior and is connected to all mains services. Included in the price are the use of electricity, gas, cutlery, crockery and pans. Bed linen including duvets are provided. This holiday caravan is kept dog-free to cater for people who are allergic to pet hair. No smoking also.The caravan comes with a spacious lounge so that you can relax in comfort on your caravan holiday, freesat television, DVD player and free exclusive use of a DVD library.

The kitchen has a full gas cooker, microwave and toaster, stainless steel sink, tea towel, hand towel, fridge-freezer and good cupboard space.

The caravan has a double bed in the end bedroom, twin beds in a second bedroom and a sofa-bed in the dinette. There is a heater in each bedroom.

The bathroom has the normal toilet, washbasin and shower. Two large and two small towels are provided.
The holiday cottage at Wood Nook Caravan Park is Lane House, a stone-built detached property. It has traditional country house features, with modern conveniences and tasteful furnishings. The sitting room is full of character, with original oak beams, a multi-fuel stove and inspiring countryside views. The dining room also has fantastic views and a family-size farmhouse style dining table. Smoking is not allowed indoors.

The kitchen has a breakfast bar, a gas Rangemaster cooker with a double oven, a microwave, fridge-freezer, a second fridge, a dishwasher, a kettle, a toaster and a washing machine, a tumble dryer, an iron and an ironing board, two colour TVs, and a video and DVD player. On the ground floor is also a cloakroom with a toilet and a basin. There's even a games area.

The holiday cottage has three bedrooms, all with fantastic views. The master double bedroom has steps up to a luxury bathroom with a Jacuzzi bath, a separate shower, a toilet, a basin and a heated towel rail. There is also a second double bedroom, a twin room and a family bathroom with a shower, a toilet, a basin and a heated towel rail.

Bed linen and towels are provided. There's gas central heating and a bucket of coal and basket of logs for the stove included. If you're travelling with a baby, just ask to use the travel cot and high chair. There's a garden and patio with outdoor furniture and patio heater, plus private parking for three cars. Pets are welcome in the cottage.
Lane House is bookable from the ‘owners direct ‘ website and a link to this can be found on the holiday cottage page of Wood Nook’s website www.woodnook.net

What more could you need for your camping, motorhome and caravan holidays in North Yorkshire?

More about the parkHide
  • Family park
  • Pets allowed
  • Children's play area(s)
  • Chemical disposal point
  • Electric hook-ups
  • Laundry
  • LPG stockist
  • Sanitary block(s)
  • Shop
  • Washing up facilities
  • Wireless internet

- Ball games field
- Information hut


Wood Nook Caravan Park (www)

North Yorkshire, North of England
United Kingdom
BD23 5NU


From Skipton take the B6265 to Threshfield (Signposted Grassington). In Threshfield carry straight on onto the B6160 (Signposted Kettlewell) and stay on this road for only 100 yards. Then turn left in to Skirethorns Lane. Proceed along Skirethorns Lane until you see our brown sign saying 600 yards. Follow the narrow road until you see another brown sign saying 300 yards - turn right here. Our entrance is just around the corner on the left.

If you are using 'sat-nav' to find us then please do not set it to our postcode - instead please set the sat nav to 'SKIRETHORNS LANE' from where we are signposted for the last half mile.

Nearby attractions

  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Horse riding holidays
  • Internet Access

Grassington, with its Yorkshire Dales National Park Centre.
The 'Calender Girls' film, starring Helen Mirren, was shot less than 5 miles away.
Hawes - home of Wensleydale Cheese.
Malham, Skipton, Ripon, Harrogate and York are all within easy reach for a day out.

Wood Nook lies in the heart of Wharfedale just two miles from the picturesque village of Grassington. With many beautiful villages and many miles of footpaths easily accessible Wood Nook makes a superb base from which to explore the Yorkshire Dales. Also within easy reach are the historic City of York, spa town Harrogate and the industrial heritage area of West Yorkshire - famous for the woollen industry and the many mills of yesteryear.

Pony Trekking - Kilnsey Trekking Centre just 3 miles

Fishing and Red Squirrels - Kilnsey Park and Trout Farm

Betty's Famous Tearooms - Harrogate, Ilkley, York and Northallerton

Harry Ramsden's Famous Fish and Chips - The Original, 40 minutes away

RHS gardens - Harlow Carr Gardens, Harrogate, 40 minutes away

Fancy a round of golf? - Skipton Golf Club just 10 miles away, many others within an hour's drive.

Skipton Castle - Visit the medieval Skipton Castle

England's most scenic railway - The Skipton-Carlisle Railway

The spectacular Malham Cove and Gordale Scar

The imposing 3 peaks - Ingleborough, Pen-y-ghent, and Whernside

The beautiful River Wharfe and the Wharfe Valley - stretching from Buckden in the north through Grassington and Bolton Abbey to Otley in the south.

Grassington - shops of all descriptions including walking/outdoor gear



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5.0 stars

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5.0 stars

We visited Wood Nook in order to go to Grassington Dickens weekend, the site is very well placed to either walk into Grassington(half hour walk) or use the Park&Ride next to the site. Toilets and showers are fine with plenty of hot water. It snowed heavily on the first night which added to the magical spectical both on the site and at the Dickens weekend in Grassington. Snow and ice made getting about the park a little difficult but the owner was superb, pulling our 'van down to the exit lane on Sunday when we were leaving.
Will definitely go again.

greater manchester

5.0 stars

This is such a wonderful site. My son is able to play, explore & enjoy the wildlife. The dog walk area is great...we can let the dogs burn off some energy whilst the coffee is brewing in the morning. It's a wonderful location for walks. The staff are very helpful & nice.
Wood Nook Caravan Park, Skipton, North Yorkshire

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