Skipwith Common lies across the road to this our campsite. 273.53 hectares in size, the common is a site of special scientific interest.
Natural England offer guided walks through the summer for bird watchers and lovers of flora and fauna.
With York only twenty minutes drive' away, attractions include York Minster, the National Railway Museum, Jorvik Viking Centre, The Shambles, York Dungeons, the Castle Museum, shopping in York, and York Races, all within a short drive. Also nearby is the Mc Arthur Glen designer outlet, Selby Abbey, York Maize Maze, Elvington Air Museum, Monks Cross Shopping Park. Waterworld Leisure Centre, Creepy Crawlies Adventure Play Centre, Yorkshire Paintball Centre.
Also accessible from this locality are the North Yorkshire Moors, Steam Railway, Yorkshire Dales, Whitby, Goathland, Robin Hood's Bay, Scarborough, Bridlington and other coastal resorts.