The Yorkshire Dales is synonymous with sheep and wool and this experience provides a fascinating hands-on insight to the lives which revolve around it.
Try out life as a farmer on the Swinithwaite Estate. Start the day with a hearty English breakfast. then spend the day taking a close look at traditional drystone walls, feeding the animals, gathering sheep and learning about how sheep are farmed.
Enjoy a day of guided walking with a local expert. Feast in Victorian style with a buffet lunch served underground in Ingleborough Cave, which was first discovered by the Victorians in 1837.
A guided pub safari to gain an insight into the beautiful Yorkshire Dales. Soak up the atmosphere in three traditional pubs, all in stunning settings with their own stories and local communities.
A hands-on culinary experience featuring some of the food grown in the Yorkshire Dales. Meet local farmer, Richard, to find out about his life as a sheep farmer in the Howgill Fells. Forage for specialities before joining Nina for a cookery demo.
Have a go at using original dairy equipment and make your own butter to taste with locally sourced oatcakes or warm bread. Visit a modern cheese-maker to see how cheese is made, then wander around the museum.