Forget Cornwall – The best surfing is in Yorkshire

Forget Cornwall – The best surfing is in Yorkshire

Yes – The best surfing really is in Yorkshire You heard it here first :-  BBC Radio 4’s Helen Mark explores the wonders of surfing the Yorkshire Waves  Forget Cornwall, she’s off to Cayton Bay in Yorkshire, from where you can see Scarborough just to...
2016 Summer Reflections

2016 Summer Reflections

Summer has simply flown by at Crag House Farm. The barns have been teeming with families and friends coming together to enjoy this beautiful North York Moors National Park and Yorkshire’s heritage coast. We have enjoyed having visitors from Australia, America,...
Autumn Breaks, Something Special

Autumn Breaks, Something Special

  Autumn breaks on your mind?  Looking for something special?  Here’s 5 good reasons why you should book these stylish, airy 5* Gold beautiful barns right now. Which ever way you jump from Crag House Farm there’s fun, deliciousness and excitement around...
Danny and Liz’s restaurant choices

Danny and Liz’s restaurant choices

 One new restaurant recommendation Today we had lunch at the The Crown Inn  Hutton Le Hole  arguably the prettiest village in North Yorkshire and a honeypot for tourists visiting the glorious North York Moors, Ryedale Folk Museum The Chocolate factory, scrummy ice...
Woodlings and Boggles : Down in the Woods

Woodlings and Boggles : Down in the Woods

If you go down to the woods in Danby.. You just might meet some very small folk known round here as the ‘Woodlings’.  The Woodlings live in quiet out of the way woods between the fields and moors and take great care of their beautiful tiny woodland homes...

Staycation on the North York Moors

Our recent Australian guests left us with these great pictures of Danby Dale, our home and barns.  Once again we are taken aback by the beauty we have on our doorstep.  The North York Moors National Park is just amazing! Morning magic of May Walking from the barns...
North York Moors top three Horse Riding Centres

North York Moors top three Horse Riding Centres

When you come on holiday to the North York Moors the opportunities to experience horse riding are boundless.  Your holiday is the perfect time to rekindle childhood memories and dreams or indeed make a childhood memory and experience the delights and excitement of...

A pot of gold at the end of the rainbow on the North York Moors

The tumbling waterfall of Mallyan Spout helped put Goathland on the map as a tourist village way back in the nineteenth century. Since that time the pretty village of Goathland has claimed fame through  appearances as Aidensfield in the popular TV show Heartbeat as...
Spring holidays in Danby North York Moors

Spring holidays in Danby North York Moors

The early spring holidays of the Easter week end at Crag House Farm on the North York Moors  saw all weathers from warm sunny mornings, hail, rain and wind, wind, wind. So windy indeed that we lowered the Yorkshire flag and flew the children instead.  Much more fun!...
10 free things to do from Crag House Farm

10 free things to do from Crag House Farm

Fun Freedom and all Free from Crag House Farm 1. First thing up is a fantastic 40 minute walk to Danby Lodge, the North York Moors National Park information centre. There’s a  scrummy cafe, play areas, shop and a brilliant art gallery too.  You’ll get tons...