Old York Forest camping and caravan site in East Yorkshire is open all year round. We are 15 minutes dive from the City of York on the edge of peacefull woodland called Allerthorpe Common.

We are a fourth generation farming family who farm nearby the site.  Over the years we have loved walking the farmland and lakes. Its our place of happiness!

We want to share this place so that other couples and families can enjoy it as we so often do!

With open views of farmland to the West and 22 acres of Yorkshire Wildlife Trust Woodland to the right, you have the perfect setting for finding contentment.

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Pitch Facilities:

We also offer Seasonal Pitches – 10 Months with 2 months winter storage – £1650

The lakes: Perfect for enjoying a picnic whilst watching the moor-hens, ducks, geese or deer who often call for a drink early in the morning!

LAKES

3 LAKES ONSITE

WOODLAND WALKS

22 ACRES OF BEAUTIFUL WALKS

BEAUTIFUL PITCHES

SLEEPING UNDER THE STARS

OUR FACILITIES

THE SITE IS MULTIFUNCTIONAL WITH 2 ACRES OF GREEN OPEN SPACES FOR GARDEN GAMES, PICNICS OR SIMPLY A GAME OF ROUNDERS. WE HAVE A SMALL NATURE AREA AND WOODLAND WALKS. WE ALSO HAVE A PICNIC AREA WITH TABLES AND CHAIRS. THERE IS ALSO A DG WALKING AREA FOR YOUR FURRY FRIENDS TO ENJOY!

TOILET SHOWER BLOCK WITH MALE AND FEMALE CUBICLES. UTILITY / POT WASH AREA. LAKES. GAMES / RECREATION AREA. PICNIC AREAS. DOG WALKING AREA. WOODLAND WALK. BINS & CHEMICAL DISPOSAL. DOG WASH AREA. BIKE WASH AREA. INFORMATION AREA.

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THINGS TO DO

AROUND OLD YORK FOREST CAMPSITE

York & North Yorkshire

Only a 15 minute drive away, York’s medieval streets offer a fantastic opportunity to enjoy the local history: there are so many attractions to enjoy, The Minster, National Railway Museum and the fascinating Jorvik Viking Centre are three of the most popular with out guests. Read More

Beverley

With narrow street streets and courtyard’s, high end shops and restaurants Beverly continues to attract historians, music lovers, racegoers and shoppers. Popular places to visit include Beverley Minster – famous for its 13th century stone carvings and stained glass. Read More

LOCAL ART CENTRE

5 MINUTE DRIVE

FANGFOSS ROCKINGHORSE SHOP

5 MINUTE DRIVE

CANAL BOAT RIDES

HIRE YOUR OWN PRIVATE CHARTER CANAL BOAT, TAKE A PICNIC OR ENJOY A PUB LUNCH

THEME PARKS

FLAMINGO LAND IS A 30 MINUTE DRIVE AWAY

YORK MAZE & ACTIVITES

5 MINUTE DRIVE

YORKSHIRE AIR MUSEUM

5 MINUTE DRIVE

LOCAL SWIMMING POOL & GYM

5 MINUTE DRIVE

ALLERTHORPE LAKELAND PARK

WATERSPORTS ACTIVITY CENTRE

BURNBY HALL GARDENS

LAKES, CHILDREN'S PLAYGROUND, WALKS, MUSEUM

WOLDS GLIDING CLUB

GLIDING & FLYING EXPERIENCES

ALLERTHORPE WOODS

NATURE RESERVE & WALKS

MILLINGTON PASTURES & WALKS

GREAT WALKS, TEASHOP & PUB

IF YOU REALLY WANT TO EXPERIENCE THE GREAT EAST YORKSHIRE COUNTRYSIDE THEN JUMPING IN THE CAR WITH A CARAVAN OR TENT AND PITCHING UP IS AN EASY AND FUN WAY TO DO IT. WITH THE CITY OF YORK AND THE BEAUTIFUL COUNTRYSIDE OF THE WOLDS ONLY A 15 MINUTE DRIVE AWAY FROM HERE AT OLD YORK FOREST CAMPSITE YOU CAN REALLY EXPERIENCE THE OUTDOORS.

LOCAL PUBLIC HOUSES ARE THE PLOUGH INN AT ALLERTHORPE, THE BOAT AND SLIPPER AT BARMBY MOOR, THE HALF MOON AT NEWTON UPON DERWENT, THE ODD FELLOWS ARMS AT WILDERFOSS AND ST VINCENT ARMS AT SUTTON UPON DERWENT ARE WITHIN A SHORT DRIVING DISTANCE.

PLENTY OF LOCAL OFF SITE PLACES TO VISIT IN THE LOCAL WOLD TOWN OF POCKLINGTON, INCLUDING THE CANALS, BURNBY HALL GARDENS AND ALLERTHORPE COMMON WITHIN A SHORT WALK AWAY FROM THE CAMPSITE.