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Thorp Perrow Arboretum

1 miles (2 km)

Explore 100 acres of woodland, gardens and lakes in this beautiful arboretum nearBedaleinNorth Yorkshire. It's perfect for an easy afternoon stroll with a series of good footpaths including tree trails, a nature trail and a children's trail. There's lovely grassy paths, glades, bays, and avenues connecting the different sections of the arboretum. There's a wonderful collection of rare trees and plants from China, Japan, North America, Chile, and Europe. In spring there are daffodils,wild flowersand bluebells while in the summer the hydrangeasare in full bloom. In autumn the colours of the trees create a spectacular natural fireworks display.
The site also includes a wonderful Bird of Prey and Mammal Centre with one of the largest collections ofbirds of preyin the north of England. These include eagles, falcons, hawks, vultures and owlswith experts giving flying demonstrations.
To extend your walk you can head into Bedale and enjoy a peaceful stroll along the delightful Bedale Beck.

Postcode

DL8 2PS - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations

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Photos

Thorp Perrow - geograph.org.uk - 748541

Topiary in the grounds of Thorp Perrow House

Thorp Perrow House - geograph.org.uk - 2148111

Thorp Perrow House

Thorp Perrow Arboretum - geograph.org.uk - 746306

Arboretum Autumn colour

Garden Folly, Thorp Perrow - geograph.org.uk - 2148117

Garden Folly

Thorpe Perrow stables block and clock tower - geograph.org.uk - 1021600

Stables block and clock tower. This is the view from the footpath to the bird place in the walled garden showing the clock tower over the roofs of the old stable block

Track near Thorp Perrow - geograph.org.uk - 250180

Track near the site. Walking this pleasant track from Snape. It brushes the bounds of the Thorp Perrow estate before striking out over open fields as seen in this photograph

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GPX File

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Memory Map Route

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