COVID update: 17.05.21

Farm Park:

We are opening all areas from 20th May 2021.

Booking is essential. Please do not turn up without a booking. 

Tickets can be booked online for the farm park and also any of our special events.


Roosters Diner:

Roosters Diner is open. Food can be ordered from inside our Diner at the counter.

Tables/benches are situated in the Diner, in the main barn, and outside near the play area.

Picnics are only allowed on our outside benches only. Not including the benches in our Secret Garden.



Is now OPEN: Please call 01282 841148 to book or visit our website for more information: 



Our toilets will be open from 17th May onwards.

Please note we do not have showers onsite at the moment. 

Bookings are now being taken Please visit our camping page by clicking here.


COVID Compliant: 

We reopen we will of course be operating in a fully COVID compliant manner.

Please do not visit if you are self-isolating or if you or anyone in your social bubble have been in contact with anyone who has recently tested positive or showing symptoms of coronavirus. 


Visitor numbers are limited and you must book prior to visiting. 

Please refer to our terms and conditions prior to booking and please ensure you are fully accepting of our T's and C's before booking.


Health and Safety:

We strive to ensure the best possible visitor experience in the safest way we will always put health and safety first.

We take our responsibilities to our customers, our staff, and our suppliers extremely seriously.

With this in mind, we have implemented new restrictions, guidelines, requests of respect to others, and strict rules.

This is to ensure that we can continue to provide a great day out whilst being mindful of the seriousness that Coronavirus brings and the actions we should take to limit the spread of infection or transmission.

Please take some time to read through our guidelines and the rules and responsibilities that we all must adhere to prior to visiting and whilst at Thornton Hall Country Park

It is essential that all members of your party understand the importance of all of the guidance issued too.

Our on-site signage is clearly displayed and it is important that you and your party follow our site rules at all times.

If any item is unclear or not understood then please speak to a member of staff who will be happy to advise you.

 Book Online

Book online:

To ensure we can meet the government's guidelines regarding social distancing we will be open but with limited capacity. All bookings must be made online via our booking system.


Some areas and attractions are closed:

Please be aware that not all areas of the farm park are currently open. 



Please follow UK Government guidelines regarding the appropriate use of face masks.


Please DO NOT visit us if you are sick:

We respectfully request that you do not visit us if you have any symptoms of COVID-19.

Wash Hands

Wash your hands

We have numerous hand washing stations and hand sanitizing stations throughout the farm park. Please ensure you use them at every opportunity.

We have also put in place a more rigorous cleaning regime throughout the day for all of our facilities. 


Health and Safety Reports

To ensure we are following all guidelines we have undertaken various assessments with our qualified H&S consultant and have implemented new measures to benefit everyone.

Staff Training

Staff Policy and Training:

Our staff have received additional training to ensure we meet the guidelines set out by the UK Government. All staff will be temperature checked daily and no circumstances allowed to work if they display any COVID related symptoms. 

Social DIstance

Social Distancing:

Whilst on-site at Thornton Hall Country Park please ensure you practice good social distancing etiquette at all times. This may mean you have to queue for a little longer than normal in some areas, but please be patient. 


Roosters Diner:

Roosters Diner is open and serving delicious food - instructions for ordering and collection of food will be clearly signed. All tables and seating have been organised so that you can social distance from other visitors.

Track and trace

Track and Trace:

We have a legal obligation to provide the contact information of all persons on-site to the UK government's Track and Trace team if requested. 




Experience hands on animal encounters on our traditional working farm here at Thornton Hall Country Park. Climb on board our Safari Ride and take a trip up to our Deer Park then enjoy some delicious food in our onsite diner while the little ones burn off the remainder of their energy in our huge fun filled Play Barn… a fun filled, informative family day out, RAIN OR SHINE!

We only allow Guide Dogs on to the farm sorry for any inconvenience.




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  • Thornton Hall Country Park Ltd. Thornton-in-Craven, near Skipton North Yorkshire, BD23 3TS Company No: 09438826
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