Days Out Ripon and Nidderdale

Theme Parks

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Stockeld Park – Wetherby

Lightwater Valley

Things to do/see: This is a theme park with rides catering for little ones (teacup rides, mini big wheel, miniature train rides) to big ones (Europe’s longest roller coaster! Wild River Rapids!) and more.

Location: Lightwater Valley Theme Park, North Stainley, Ripon, HG4 3HT

Opening Hours: Reopens for the 2018 season 28th March. 10am – between 4.30pm and 6pm weather depending. Times are posted at kiosk each morning.

Cost: Prices are based on height as there are height restrictions on some rides. When booked online over 1.0m, £23.00, under 1.0m, £9.00 (anytime tickets – can be used on any one day the park is open).


Treetop Nets

Things to do/see: Walk-ways and trampolines suspended between trees. Safely surrounded by netting creating tunnels and meaning no harnesses are required. Also includes bouldering walls (like low climbing walls).

Location: Lightwater Valley, Ripon, Yorkshire, HG4 3HT

Opening times: 10am – 6pm. Last safety brief starts at 4pm to ensure full 2 hour session.

Cost: Children 3-4 £12.50, Children 5+ £20.00, Adults £20.00, Adults supervising children under 7 £12.50. Each session is 2 hours long. Ticket price does not include Lightwater Valley Theme Park.