Things To Do in Yorkshire & England

The county of Yorkshire has a lot to offer, from hiking or cycling through the English countryside to spending a lazy afternoon fishing. Chevin Country Park Hotel & Spa hotel is ideally placed so that adventure is right on your doorstep.

Activities available in and around the area:

Walking Trail

Local walks are available all year round with many routes enjoying expansive views across the Wharfe Valley.  Maps are available at reception, as is local guidance if required. All you need is your walking boots and some free time. Free and available all year round, weather dependent. Suitable for all ages.

Cycling Routes

Cycling is a fantastic way to explore the countryside in Yorkshire. Bikes are widely available to rent in and around the local area and maps are available at reception so you can plan your route.


You can try your luck with the roach and trout in our own fishing lake, or make a day of it and fish further afield. Yorkshire is home to some of the UK’s finest fishing waters with all styles of angling widely available. 

Clay Pigeon Shooting

Spend a day at our local shooting school learning from a former British champion. Prior booking essential, especially at weekends. Contact the hotel 21 days prior to arrival for details.

Helicopter Rides

Take to the air from Leeds Bradford airport and see the hotel and surrounding countryside from a different perspective. You can even join the club and take flying lessons yourself! Prior booking is essential, especially at weekends. Ring the hotel 21 days prior to arrival for details.

Leeds Arena

The North's newest concert arena hosts events all year round. Check out their website before booking your tickets for your chosen concert or event, then book to stay with us and we will arrange the transport for you there and back. Prior booking is essential, especially at weekends. Contact the hotel 21 days prior to arrival to secure your transport. Ticket costs vary / Open all year round /Suitable for families, couples and groups. Located 30 minutes from the hotel.

Chevin Spa and Leisure Club

Our leisure club and spa has modern facilities and a wide selection of gym equipment. With a full menu of treatments and relaxation therapies available, all your pampering needs are taken care of. Prior booking is essential, especially at weekends. All bookings can be made prior to your stay by contacting reception on 01943 467818. Open all year round and suitable for families, couples and groups.

Team Building Workshops

The extensive gardens and grounds at Chevin, combined with the use of our main lake gives guests the opportunity to take part in a choice of fun and challenging activities including:

  • Treasure hunts
  • Canoeing on the lake
  • Ice sculpting
  • Brewery Tours at the Ilkley
  • Orienteering
  • Quad biking
  • Archery
  • Human football
  • Potter’s wheel
  • BBQ
  • Coracles (one person boats)
  • Clay pigeon shooting
  • Fishing