February Half-Term in the Yorkshire Dales

Unforgettable activities on the doorstep of our lodges in Yorkshire...

With february half-term right around the corner, help your young explorers ditch the iPad, and get knee deep in the great outdoors after a winter spent hibernating inside! With a stay at our lodges in yorkshire, your little ones will be spoiled for choice with all of the half-term adventures available on your doorstep. From crisp walks along the River Swale, to 'Galactic Geocaching' at the Dark Skies Festival, there's something for all to enjoy...


  • Monday 17th, onwards | Discover The Georgian Theatre Experience with a backstage, fun-filled tour of this historic playhouse! (Adults £5, Children £2)
  • Wednesday 19th | Join Vanessa from The Creation Station for a super SLIME workshop - make your own gooey slime and take it home in your own decorated pot! (Sessions from 10am, £8 per child)
  • Thursday 20th | Visit The Station for fun half-term crafts that children of all ages can enjoy! (Sessions from 10am, £7 per child)

With some of the best night skies in the country, the Yorkshire Dales is a stargazer’s paradise, and an amazing outdoor classroom for little ones to enjoy. Experience the annual Yorkshire Dales Dark Skies Festival in 2020, with the following events all within a 50-minute radius of our lodges in yorkshire.

Date Location Event
Friday 14th Feb - Onwards Aysgarth Falls Dark Skies Planet Trail
Saturday 15th Feb Bolton Castle Dark Skies Stargazing
Monday 17th & Tuesday 18th Feb Lime Tree Observatory Children's Guide to the Solar System
Wednesday 19th Cotterforce Falls Sunseekers Bike Ride
Thursday 20th Dales Countryside Museum Go Wild!
Thursday 20th Wensleydale Ice Cream Parlour Dark Skies Stories
Saturday 22nd Stage 1 Cycles Pizza Planet Party
Sunday 23rd Tennants Auction Rooms The Dark Skies Planetarium Experience



Inspired? Book our lodges in yorkshire or call our Concierge Team on 01625 416430 for our latest availability.


Yorkshire Dales National Park

Get knee deep in the great outdoors...

February Half-Term Events

in the Yorkshire Dales