... escape to Pateley Bridge, Nidderdale and the Yorkshire Dales



We are in the Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales, 15 minutes drive west of Ripon, 10 minutes drive north east of Pateley Bridge and 20 minutes drive from Harrogate.


Directions to The Moorhouse from Ripon


Leave Ripon on the B6265 travelling towards Pateley Bridge for approximately 3 miles. Take a Right hand turn at the Brown Tourist Sign saying "Woodhouse 2.5 miles". Follow this winding road to the end (approx 2 miles). Turn Right at this junction and travel for approx 1 mile. Turn Left at sign saying "Pateley Bridge 8.75". Follow this road for approx 2 miles, ignore the right hand sign to Dallowgill. The Moorhouse is on the right hand side, look out for the sign! Drive into the Car Park where you will see the sign for The Moorhouse parking. The entrance for TheMoorhouse is at the rear of the building via the car park.


Directions to The Moorhouse from Harrogate


Leave Harrogate on the A61 towards Ripon. At the 2nd roundabout near Ripley, take first exit which is the B6165 towards Pateley Bridge. Follow this road for approx 1 mile, and then turn Right (signposted to Bishop Thornton & Fountains Abbey). Follow this road for approx 6 miles, then turn left to Sawley. Pass through the village of Sawley to a junction. Turn Right, then immediate Left to Grantley. Follow the Road through Grantley, keep going for approx 1 more mile. Turn left at sign saying "Pateley Bridge 8.75". Follow this road for approx 1 mile, ignore the right hand sign to Dallowgill. The Moorhouse is on the right hand side, look out for the sign! Drive into the car park where you will see another sign for The Moorhouse parking. The entrance for The Moorhouse is at the rear of the building via the car park.