A winter’s tale

Experience Christmas at Crag House Farm. The barns look absolutely stunning dressed with fresh 13ft Christmas trees that we’ve selected from the forests of Duncombe Park Estate in Helmsley – one of Liz’s most favourite jobs of the year! Imagine fabulous...
Autumn has arrived at Crag House Farm

Autumn has arrived at Crag House Farm

For us October means crunchy autumn leaves, conkers, fungi, atmospheric mists, choosing long walks from the farm, seeking out a forest trail or getting down to the coast when the waves are at their crashing best. The nights are drawing in and from this amazing Dark...
Is the North York Moors National Park a Jurassic Park?

Is the North York Moors National Park a Jurassic Park?

You may be surprised to learn that lions, elephants and hippo’s were once commonplace roaming this Yorkshire countryside – that was about 60,000 years ago and dinosaurs were long gone. But how do we know all this? Fossils of course! When Victorian...
Early May bank holiday 10% discount

Early May bank holiday 10% discount

What have you got planned for the first week in May? How about a stroll along the cliffs above Whitby and witness the spectacle of cyclists and peloton whizzing along stage 3 of the 2019 Tour de Yorkshire. Visit stunning Castle Howard and take in their Festival of...
It’s blooming lovely  Out and about in April

It’s blooming lovely Out and about in April

Spring has sprung, the Easter holidays are on the horizon. Kick off the month with an amazing walk along the meandering banks of the river Dove in nearby Farndale to marvel at the famous abundant swathes of tiny wild daffodils – said to have been planted...
Mad March

Mad March

Mad march hares, the ides of march, mothers day.This is always a surprising time of the year, at the moment here at Crag House Farm on the North York Moors we have already heard the Curlew calling and the daffodils, bursting honeysuckle buds and hazel catkins are...
February Dark Skies Festival

February Dark Skies Festival

Ghost walks, Go Ape Night Zips, Owl Prowls and Nocturnal Feasts on a Farm. Take the opportunity to hear Henrique Araujo, Professor of Physics at Imperial College or be spellbound by Dr Tim O’Brien of the University of Manchester’s Jodrell Bank Centre for Astrophysics....
Count Down to Christmas

Count Down to Christmas

  December in and around the North York Moors National Park can be a snowy wonderland, a bright crisp winter’s day or a star sparkling night, whatever the weather there’s a warm hearty glow from Crag House Farm. We’re getting ready for the...