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Discovery Centre
Unit 7, Riffa Business Park, Harrogate Road, Pool in Wharfdale LS21 2RZ M-F 8:30am-6pm Sat 8:30am-1pm
Tel:   0113 284 3884
 
Hambleton Garage
Bolton Abbey, Skipton, North Yorkshire
Tel:   01756 710230
 
Hawkesworth Station Garage
Greenwood Road, Pateley Bridge HG3 5LR
Tel:   01423 711338 M-F 8am-5:30pm Sat 8am-1pm
 
Kirkby Motors
A65, Kirkby Lonsdale, LA6 2HH M-F 7am-7.30pm Sat 8am-7.30pm
Tel:   01524 271778
 
Midgley Motor Cars
Unit 16, Airedale Busines Park Skipton BD23 2TZM-F 8.30am-5.30pm Sat 8.30am-
Tel:   01756 797652
 
Nidderdale Motors
Central Garage, Pateley Bridge, North Yorks HG3 5HQ M-F 8am-6pm Sat/Sun 9am-6pm
Tel:   01423 711309
 
Town End Garage
Casterton, Kirby Lonsdale LA6 2RX Monday 7.30am-6pm / Tues-Sat 7.30am-7pm
Tel:   01524 271421
Arriva Yorkshire
Operator of Sunday DalesBus service from Wakefield, Leeds and Ilkley to Upper Wharfedale
Tel:   0844 800 4411
Web Site:  www.arrivabus.co.uk
 
AS Coaches
Operator of Nidderdale Rambler bus services
Tel:   01423 711252
Web Site:  www.ascoaches.co.uk/
 
Cumbria Classic Coaches
Tel:   015396 23254
Web Site:  www.cumbriaclassiccoaches.co.uk
 
Dales and District
Local bus services in the Ripon, Wensleydale and Swaledale areas, including daily services between Northallerton, Bedale, Leyburn and Hawes, and from Ripon to Leyburn and Richmond.
Tel:   01677 425203
Web Site:  www.procterscoaches.com/dales-district-timetables/
 
Hutchinsons
Operator of Saturday bus services in Malhamdale
Tel:   01347 821853
 
Jackson's of Silsden
Operator of Cravenlink bus services 883/884
Tel:   01535 652376
Web Site:  www.jacksonsofsilsden.com
 
Kirkby Lonsdale Coach Hire
Operator of bus services in the Kirkby Lonsdale, Ingleton and Settle area, plus the Summer Sunday Northern Dalesman service in Swaledale.
Tel:   01524 733831
Fax:   01524 733821
Email:  sutton@klch.bbfree.co.uk    Web Site:  www.kirkbylonsdalecoachhire.co.uk
 
Little Red Bus
Operator of Malham Tarn Shuttle, Bowland Transit B1 and Fountains Abbey Shuttle bus services.
Tel:   01423 526655
Web Site:  www.littleredbus.co.uk
 
Little White Bus
Upper Wensleydale Community Partnership - operators of the Hawes Town and Villages Bus, linking Garsdale Station with Hardraw, Hawes and Gayle, and demand responsive services in Upper Wensleydale/Upper Swaledale
Tel:   01969 667 400
Web Site:  www.dalesbus.org/113.html
 
Pennine Motors
Operator of local bus services in the Craven area
Tel:   (01756) 795515
Web Site:  www.pennine-bus.co.uk
 
Pride of the Dales
Weekday bus services in Wharfedale
Tel:   01756 753123
Web Site:  www.prideofthedales.co.uk
 
Royal Mail Postbus
Operator of Wensleydale PostBus service.
Tel:   01756 793608
Web Site:  www.postbus.royalmail.com
 
Stagecoach in Cumbria
Major bus operator throughout Cumbria, including services to Sedbergh and Kirkby Stephen
Tel:   (01539) 722143
Web Site:  www.stagecoachbus.com/northwest
 
Stagecoach in Lancaster
Operator of weekday buses between Lancaster and Ingleton
Tel:   0871 200 22 33
Web Site:  www.stagecoachbus.com/northwest/
 
Transdev Harrogate & District
Bus services in the Harrogate area, including services to Skipton, Ripon and Pateley Bridge
Tel:   01423 566061
Web Site:  www.harrogateanddistrict.co.uk
 
Transdev Keighley & District
Main operator of buses in the Keighley and Skipton area.
Tel:   01535 603284
Web Site:  www.keighleyanddistrict.co.uk
 
Transdev Lancashire United
Operator of daily bus services between Preston, Clitheroe and Skipton
Tel:   0845 2 72 72 72
Web Site:  www.lancashireunited.co.uk
 
Vintage Omnibus Services
Operator of Wensleydale Vintage Tour Bus
Tel:   01765 635273
 
Woofs of Sedbergh
Operator of bus services in Sedbergh area
Tel:   (015396) 20414
Web Site:  www.woofsofsedbergh.co.uk
 
York Pullman
Operator of Yorkshire Dalesman service 800, Fountains Flyer service 812, Eastern Dalesman service 820, Cravenlink service 883/884 and local bus services in the York area.
Tel:   01904 622992
Web Site:  www.yorkpullmanbus.co.uk
Airport Services UK
Cricket Field Ground, Sharp Road. Kendal. LA9 6BZ Minibus hire only
Tel:   (01539) 741388
Fax:   (01539) 734234
Web Site:  www.airportservicesuk.com/
 
Bibbys of Ingleton
New Road, Ingleton, Carnforth, Lancashire. LA6 3NU Coach hire and mini buses.
Tel:   (015242) 41330
Email:  Bibbys-Travel@TALK21.com    Web Site:  www.bibbys.co.uk
 
Braithwaites Coaches
55 Main Street, Sedbergh, Cumbria. LA10 5AB
Tel:   (015396) 20230
 
Cadmans of Gargrave Ltd
Gargrave, Skipton, North Yorkshire. BD23 3SA Minibus hire (with driver only).
Tel:   (01756) 749445
Fax:   Fax (01756) 749455
 
Cumbria Classic Coaches
Tel:   015396 23254
Web Site:  www.cumbriaclassiccoaches.co.uk
 
Dales and District
Local bus services in the Ripon, Wensleydale and Swaledale areas, including daily services between Northallerton, Bedale, Leyburn and Hawes, and from Ripon to Leyburn and Richmond.
Tel:   01677 425203
Web Site:  www.procterscoaches.com/dales-district-timetables/
 
F W Stainton & Son Ltd
39 Burton Road, Kendal, Cumbria. LA9 7LJ Coach hire.
Tel:   (01539) 720156
Fax:   (01539 740287)
Web Site:  www.staintonscoaches.co.uk/
 
Handleys
North Road, Middleham, Leyburn, North Yorkshire. DL8 4PJ Coach and minibus hire.
Tel:   (01969) 623216
Fax:   (01969) 624546
 
Hargreaves
Bridge House, Hebden, Skipton, North Yorkshire. BD23 5DE (Coach hire and mini buses)
Tel:   (01756) 752567
Fax:   (01756) 753768
Email:  hargreaves.coaches@ukonline.co.uk    Web Site:  www.hargreavescoaches.com
 
Harkers Coaches
Windy Hall Cottage, Reeth, Richmond, North Yorkshire. DL11 6QX Coach and minibus hire. New wheelchair accessible 7 seater
Tel:   (01748) 884533
Fax:   (01748) 884533
Email:  harkers.coaches@virgin.net   
 
Ken Sayer
The Mill, Bellerby, Leyburn, North Yorkshire. DL8 5QN Minibus hire and coaches.
Tel:   (01969) 623531 / 623742.
Fax:   (01969) 623531
 
Kirkby Lonsdale Coach Hire
Operator of bus services in the Kirkby Lonsdale, Ingleton and Settle area, plus the Summer Sunday Northern Dalesman service in Swaledale.
Tel:   01524 733831
Fax:   01524 733821
Email:  sutton@klch.bbfree.co.uk    Web Site:  www.kirkbylonsdalecoachhire.co.uk
 
Rob Foster
Swan Farm, Redmire, Leyburn
Tel:   ( 01969) 622331
 
Steels Luxury Coaches Ltd
Coachways, 61a Main Street, Addingham, Ilkley, LS29 0PD Coach and mini bus hire.
Tel:   (01943) 830206
Fax:   (01943) 831499
Web Site:  www.steelscoaches.co.uk
 
Woofs of Sedbergh
Operator of bus services in Sedbergh area
Tel:   (015396) 20414
Web Site:  www.woofsofsedbergh.co.uk
Megabus
Low cost intercity travel in the UK services to: Manchester Leeds Preston and Sctoch Corner
Tel:   0901 331 0031
Web Site:  www.megabus.com/uk
 
National Express Coaches
Nationwide coach network, including services to Lancaster, Skipton, Leeds, Harrogate, York and Northallerton
Web Site:  www.nationalexpress.com
Country Lanes
Dalesbridge Activity Centre Nr Settle Yorkshire LA2 8AZ
Tel:   0845 370 0558
Web Site:  www.countrylanes.co.uk
 
Dales Mountain Biking
Web Site:  www.dalesmountainbiking.co.uk/
 
Dave Ferguson Cycles
Unit 3 Albion Yard Garage, Off Ropewalk Skipton
Tel:   Tel: (01756) 795367
 
J D Cycles Shop Ilkley
The Yard, 42a Nelson Road, Ilkley, West Yorkshire. LS29 8HN
Tel:   01943 816101
Fax:   01943 601829
Email:  info@jdcycles.co.uk    Web Site:  www.jdcycles.co.uk/
 
Kettlewell Garage,
Kettlewell, Skipton BD23 5QZ
Tel:   (01756) 760225
 
Kudu Bikes
1 Raynes Court Charcoal Way Upper Wensleydale Business Park Hawes DL7 3UW
Tel:   01969 666088
Email:  info@kudubikes.co.uk    Web Site:  www.kudubikes.co.uk
 
Off the Rails
The Cycling Centre Station Yard Settle BD24 9RP
Tel:   01729 824419
Web Site:  www.offtherails.org.uk/
 
Sedbergh Bike Hire
87 Main Street Sedbergh Cumbria LA10 5AB
Tel:   015396 20690
Email:  contact@sedberghbikehire.co.uk    Web Site:  www.sedberghbikehire.co.uk
 
Stephen McWhirter Cycles
Station Yard, Kirkby Stephen, CA17 4LA
Tel:   (01768) 371658
Boneshakers Performance Cycles
Unit 13 Regent House 11 Albert Street Harrogate North Yorkshire HG1 1JX
Tel:   01423 709453
Fax:   01423 563164
Email:  online [at] boneshakersbikes [dot] co [dot] uk    Web Site:  www.boneshakersbikes.co.uk
 
Dave Ferguson Cycles
Unit 3 Albion Yard Garage, Off Ropewalk Skipton
Tel:   Tel: (01756) 795367
 
Gills of Leeming
Leeming Bar Northallerton North Yorkshire UK DL7 9AB
Tel:   01677 422127 Mobile: 07786 972059
Fax:   01677 426715
Email:  gillsleemingbar@btinternet.com    Web Site:  www.jhgill.co.uk/
 
Halfords
KNARESBOROUGH RD HARROGATE, NORTH YORKSHIRE, HG2 7LU
Tel:   01423 887102
Web Site:  www.halfords.com
 
J D Cycles Shop Ilkley
The Yard, 42a Nelson Road, Ilkley, West Yorkshire. LS29 8HN
Tel:   01943 816101
Fax:   01943 601829
Email:  info@jdcycles.co.uk    Web Site:  www.jdcycles.co.uk/
 
Kudu Bikes
1 Raynes Court Charcoal Way Upper Wensleydale Business Park Hawes DL7 3UW
Tel:   01969 666088
Email:  info@kudubikes.co.uk    Web Site:  www.kudubikes.co.uk
 
Moonglu
57 Blossomgate Ripon North Yorkshire HG4 2AN www.moonglu.com
Tel:   01765 601106
Web Site:  www.moonglu.com
 
Off the Rails
The Cycling Centre Station Yard Settle BD24 9RP
Tel:   01729 824419
Web Site:  www.offtherails.org.uk/
 
Stephen McWhirter Cycles
Station Yard, Kirkby Stephen, CA17 4LA
Tel:   (01768) 371658
 
The Bicycle Shop Skipton
3/5 Water Street Skipton Yorkshire North BD23 1PQ
Tel:   01756 794386
Email:  Sales@cyclesdirect.co.uk    Web Site:  www.cyclesdirect.co.uk/
Bike Magic
The UK's most popular site for information on mountain biking and riding off road
Web Site:  www.bikemagic.com/
 
Bike Rail
Information on taking a bike by train
Web Site:  www.atob.org.uk/Bike_Rail.html
 
Bike Week
Bike Week will be 17th-25th June 2006
Web Site:  www.bikeweek.org.uk/
 
Bikeability
the new brading for the cycle traning national standard
Web Site:  www.bikeability.org.uk
 
BikeBiz.com
Daily updated website of Bicycle Business, the UK's leading cycle trade magazine.
Web Site:  www.bikebiz.co.uk/
 
British Cycling
UK governing body of cycle sport.
Web Site:  www.britishcycling.org.uk
 
CTC
The UK's National Cyclists' Organisation
Web Site:  www.ctc.org.uk
 
Cycle City Guides
Data Base of Cycling Maps for the UK
Web Site:  www.cyclecityguides.co.uk
 
Cycle Shops and Hire in the Dales Area
Web Site:  www.cyclethedales.org.uk/cycleshopsandhire.htm
 
Cycle1st
More than 600 links in a wide range of categories.
Web Site:  www.cycle1st.co.uk/links/
 
Cycling England
Cycling England is made up of experts in transport policy, engineering, public health, the cycle industry, local government, cycle sport, cycle training and education. PO Box 54810 London SW1P 4XX
Email:  info@cyclingengland.co.uk    Web Site:  www.cyclingengland.co.uk
 
Cycling TV
Internet TV Chanel dedicated to cycling
Web Site:  www.cycling.tv
 
Dales Bike Centre
The centre for mountain biking and road cycling in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales National Park.
Tel:   01748 884908
Web Site:  www.dalesbikecentre.co.uk/
 
Dales Mountain Biking
Web Site:  www.dalesmountainbiking.co.uk/
 
Great Milk (stout) Ride
is still the biggest contributor to Macmillan in the Harrogate area.
Web Site:  www.gmsr.co.uk
 
Harvey Maps
Maps for Walkers and Cyclits.
Web Site:  www.harveymaps.co.uk/
 
IMBA
International Mountain Bicycling Association
Web Site:  www.imba.com
 
National Byway
Britain's Heritage Cycling Route
Web Site:  www.nationalbyway.org/
 
National Cycle Network(Sustrans)
Web Site:  www.nationalcyclenetwork.org.uk/
 
National Trails
National Trails provide over 2,500 miles (4,000km) of the nation's favourite rambles and rides, offering some of the best walking, riding and cycling experiences in the country.
Web Site:  www.nationaltrail.co.uk/
 
Ordnance Survey
Produces digital and paper maps and OS MasterMap for business, leisure, government and education.
Web Site:  www.ordsvy.gov.uk/
 
Pennine Bridleway
The Pennine Bridleway is a new National Trail in the north of England, being planned and designed specifically for horse riders, off-road cyclists and walkers to enjoy.
Web Site:  www.nationaltrail.co.uk/penninebridleway/
 
Polaris Challenge
Mountain Bike Endurance Event
Web Site:  www.polaris-apparel.co.uk/Polaris-Challenge.mspx
 
Single Track World Mountain Bike Magazine
Web Site:  www.singletrackworld.com
 
Swaledale Outdoor Club
The club encourages and provides facilities for outdoor activities in the Yorkshire Dales and further afield.
Web Site:  www.swaledaleoutdoorclub.org.uk/
 
The Company of Cyclists
Promote cycling, in all its varieties
Web Site:  www.getcycling.info/
 
The Mountain Bike Livery
The Mountain Bike Livery Appletreewick Nr. Skipton BD23 6DA
Tel:   01756 720 319
Email:  hello@thebikelivery.com    Web Site:  www.thebikelivery.com/
 
The Rough Stuff Fellowship
was formed by cyclists who wanted to get away from roads and cycle on tracks, and byways.
Web Site:  www.rsf.org.uk/index.htm
 
The Way of the Roses Cycle Route
A new 'coast to coast' cycle route across Lancashire and Yorkshire featuring Morecambe Bay, the Lune Valley, Forest of Bowland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), Yorkshire Dales National Park, Nidderdale AONB, medieval York, Yorkshire Wolds and Bridlington Bay.
Tel:   0845 113 0065
Email:  info@sustrans.org.uk.    Web Site:  www.wayoftheroses.info/
 
Trail Cyclists Association
National Governing Body for Mountain Bike Orienteering in the UK
Web Site:  www.trailquest.co.uk/
 
WHEEL EASY!
Harrogate's cycling group for people who don't wear lycra! (and some who do)
Tel:   01423 870333 or 01423 566541
Email:  info@wheel-easy.org.uk.    Web Site:  www.wheel-easy.org.uk
 
Why Cycle? Website
Impartial advice for potential and new cyclists in the UK
Web Site:  www.whycycle.co.uk/index.shtml
 
York Bike Rescue
B4 Parkside commercial Centre, Terry Ave, York,YO23 1JP Bike Rescue is a not-for-profit Community Interest Company, which specialises in recycling bikes.
Tel:   01904 733789
Email:  bike_rescue@yahoo.co.uk.    Web Site:  www.bikerescueproject.org.uk
 
York Cycle Show
is the biggest cycle festival in the UK.
Web Site:  www.yorkcycleshow.co.uk
 
Yorkshire Bikeliner
Bike Bus hire from Hull.
Tel:   01482 222122
Web Site:  www.bikeliner.karoo.net
DFDS Seaways (Newcastle to/from Amsterdam and Norway)
Scandinavia House Parkeston Harwich Essex CO12 4QG
Tel:   08705 333 111
Web Site:  www.dfdsseaways.co.uk
 
P and O Ferries
Daily Ferries from Rotterdam and Zeebugge to Hull
Tel:   01482 795141
Web Site:  www.poferries.com
Europe-wide train times
Europe-wide train times provided by Deutsche Bahn Journey Planner
Web Site:  reiseauskunft.bahn.de/bin/query.exe/en
 
International Rail
Specialises in the sale and distribution of Rail Tickets and Passes for travel in Europe, Australia, Asia and The Americas. Hheadquarters are based in Hampshire in the UK
Tel:   +44(0) 8700 84 14 10
Web Site:  www.internationalrail.com/
 
International Train Planner
Everything you need to know before organising your rail trip in Europe
Tel:   +32 (0)2 528 28 28
Web Site:  plannerint.b-rail.be/
 
Megabus
Low cost intercity travel in the UK services to: Manchester Leeds Preston and Sctoch Corner
Tel:   0901 331 0031
Web Site:  www.megabus.com/uk
 
National Express Coaches
Nationwide coach network, including services to Lancaster, Skipton, Leeds, Harrogate, York and Northallerton
Web Site:  www.nationalexpress.com
 
Regional Airports
Web Site:  www.traveldales.org.uk/links.cfm?category_id=84&s
 
Scenic Britain by Bus
is your online guide to bus services in some of the loveliest parts of Britain.
Web Site:  www.scenicbritainbybus.com/
 
Taxistop Hitchhiking Service
Taxistop's hitchhiking service, offers you the opportunity to travel to the farthest corners of Europe and share the expenses. It is the ideal and most economic way to travel if you love adventure.
Tel:   0032 70 222.292
Fax:   0032-9-242 32 29
Email:  info@taxistop.be    Web Site:  www.eurostop.be/4index.html
 
Traffic Map
Real-Time traffic information on the Motorway Network
Tel:   08700 660 115
Email:  ha_info@highways.gsi.gov.uk    Web Site:  www.trafficmap.co.uk/
 
Transport Direct
Transport Direct, the first complete transport journey planner for Great Britain
Web Site:  www.transportdirect.info
 
Visit Britain
The Offical Guide to Visiting Britain
Web Site:  www.visitbritain.com
British Driving Society
To Encourage and Assist those interested in Equine Driving
Web Site:  www.britishdrivingsociety.co.uk/
 
British Horse Society
is the UK's largest and most influential equestrian charity.
Web Site:  www.bhs.org.uk/
 
Carriage Driving Magazine
An Almanac of Carriage Driving Worldwide.
Web Site:  www.carriage-driving.com
 
Craven Country Ride
Come and enjoy a new riding experience, miles of tended grass tracks around fine craven meadows.
Web Site:  www.cravencountryride.co.uk
 
Dales Pony Society
Dales Pony was bred specifically for the Pennine lead industry as a pack pony
Web Site:  www.dalespony.org
 
National Pony Society
Encourages the breeding, registration and improvement of riding ponies and mountain & moorland ponies.
Web Site:  www.nationalponysociety.org.uk
 
National Trails
National Trails provide over 2,500 miles (4,000km) of the nation's favourite rambles and rides, offering some of the best walking, riding and cycling experiences in the country.
Web Site:  www.nationaltrail.co.uk/
 
Pennine Bridleway
The Pennine Bridleway is a new National Trail in the north of England, being planned and designed specifically for horse riders, off-road cyclists and walkers to enjoy.
Web Site:  www.nationaltrail.co.uk/penninebridleway/
 
Ride UK
is to provide a central location where people can find out about promoted riding routes.
Web Site:  www.ride-uk.org.uk
 
The Pony Club
is the number one organisation for young people who love ponies and riding.
Web Site:  www.pcuk.org/
 
Trekking Centres in the Dales
Web Site:  www.traveldales.org.uk/links.cfm?category_id=83&sortField=link_title
Europe-wide train times
Europe-wide train times provided by Deutsche Bahn Journey Planner
Web Site:  reiseauskunft.bahn.de/bin/query.exe/en
 
International Train Planner
Everything you need to know before organising your rail trip in Europe
Tel:   +32 (0)2 528 28 28
Web Site:  plannerint.b-rail.be/
 
National Rail Enquiries
All the information you need to plan a rail journey in the UK
Web Site:  www.nationalrail.co.uk/planmyjourney/
 
Transport Direct
Transport Direct, the first complete transport journey planner for Great Britain
Web Site:  www.transportdirect.info
 
Traveline
The UK's No 1 website for impartial information on planning your journey, by bus, coach or train... or any combination of the three!
Tel:   0870 608 2 608
Web Site:  www.traveline.org.uk
Dales & Bowland Community Interest Company Ltd.
Town Hall, Cheapside, Settle, North Yorkshire, BD24 9EJ
Tel:   01729 825600
Email:  office2007@dalesandbowland.com    Web Site:  www.dalesandbowland.com
 
GoCars
is a car club providing cars for use by local people and visitors in the High and Low Bentham, Burton-in-Lonsdale, Ingleton, Clapham and surrounding areas.
Tel:   07971166376
Email:  gocars@btinternet.com   
 
Welcome to Yorkshire
Web Site:  www.yorkshire.com
 
Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority
The National Park Authority has two main purposes: to conserve and enhance the natural beauty, wildlife and cultural heritage of the area; and to promote opportunities for the understanding and enjoyment of the special qualities of the National Park by the public.
Web Site:  www.yorkshiredales.org.uk
 
Yorkshire Dales Public Transport Users Group
The Dalesbus website - provided by the Dales' own transport users group, with lots of information for visitors and local residents
Web Site:  www.dalesbus.org
Autogas Refueling Station in the Dales Area
Web Site:  www.traveldales.org.uk/links.cfm?category_id=87&sortField=link_title
 
Car Parking in the Yorkshire Dales Area
Web Site:  www.traveldales.org.uk/motoring_in_the_dales_item.cfm?itemID=3
 
Environmental Transport Association
A campaign and lobby group that also provides breakdown services for car users
Web Site:  www.eta.co.uk
 
Future Forests Carbon Neutral
On this site you can 'neutralise' the contribution you or your business makes to global warming. Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions are one of the main causes of global warming. And we all produce it from almost everything we do - from running a business to boiling a kettle.
Web Site:  www.futureforests.com/
 
GoCars
is a car club providing cars for use by local people and visitors in the High and Low Bentham, Burton-in-Lonsdale, Ingleton, Clapham and surrounding areas.
Tel:   07971166376
Email:  gocars@btinternet.com   
 
Greenergy
is the fastest growing independent oil company in the UK, with specialist expertise in biofuels and low carbon technologies
Web Site:  www.greenergy.com
 
Lift Share
Find someone travelling your way so you can share your journey  saving money, cutting your carbon footprint and having fun!
Web Site:  www.liftshare.com/uk/
 
Road Works Information
Elgin is a roadworks information service providing details on road closures, roadworks, obstructions, events and other information for road users across a large area of the UK.
Web Site:  www.elgin.gov.uk/
 
The Camping and Caravanning Club
Web Site:  www.campingandcaravanningclub.co.uk
 
The Caravan Club
Web Site:  www.caravanclub.co.uk
 
Traffic Map
Real-Time traffic information on the Motorway Network
Tel:   08700 660 115
Email:  ha_info@highways.gsi.gov.uk    Web Site:  www.trafficmap.co.uk/
Bradford Metropolitan District Council
Web Site:  www.bradford.gov.uk
 
Countryside Agency
The Countryside Agency was established by the Government in 1999 to: conserve and enhance England's countryside, spread social and economic opportunity for the people who live there, and, help everyone, wherever they live and whatever their background to enjoy the countryside and share in this priceless asset
Web Site:  www.countryside.gov.uk
 
Government Office for Yorkshire and Humber
UK Government Office for the Region of Yorkshire and Humber
Web Site:  www.goyh.gov.uk/
 
Leeds City Council
Local Council for the City of Leeds
Web Site:  www.leeds.gov.uk/
 
North Yorkshire County Council
Web Site:  www.northyorks.gov.uk
 
Quantum dot Knowledge
Web design and web service provider
Web Site:  www.qdk.co.uk
 
Target Project
Target 2 brings together five European partners to create and develop a range of activities that will promote and encourage the use of alternatives to the private car.
Web Site:  www.eu-target.net
 
WYPTE/A
Metro (the name used by the West Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive and Authority) co-ordinates the development of high quality public transport within West Yorkshire
Web Site:  www.wymetro.com
 
Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority
The National Park Authority has two main purposes: to conserve and enhance the natural beauty, wildlife and cultural heritage of the area; and to promote opportunities for the understanding and enjoyment of the special qualities of the National Park by the public.
Web Site:  www.yorkshiredales.org.uk
 
Yorkshire Dales Public Transport Users Group
The Dalesbus website - provided by the Dales' own transport users group, with lots of information for visitors and local residents
Web Site:  www.dalesbus.org
Cross Country Trains
InterCity services to Leeds and York from the SouthWest, Birmingham, Newcastle and Scotland
Email:  info@crosscountrytrains.co.uk    Web Site:  www.crosscountrytrains.co.uk
 
East Coast
InterCity services to Leeds, York and Skipton from London Kings Cross, Newcastle and Scotland
Web Site:  www.eastcoast.co.uk
 
Embsay and Bolton Abbey Steam Railway
Web Site:  www.embsayboltonabbeyrailway.org.uk
 
Eurostar
Direct rail services to/from London to/from: Paris, Bussels, Lille, Disneyland, Avignon, Aim La Plagne, Bourge St Maurice and Moutiers Salins B
Tel:   08705 186 186
Web Site:  www.eurostar.com
 
Grand Central
Grand Central operate a direct train service from London Kings Cross to York, Northallerton and Sunderland.
Web Site:  www.grandcentralrail.co.uk
 
Northern Rail
Local Services throughout the North of England, including the scenic Leeds - Settle - Carlisle Railway
Web Site:  www.northernrail.org
 
Railteam
Railteam will make travel across the European rail network as seamless as possible. It is a cooperation between Europe's leading high-speed rail operators,
Web Site:  www.railteam.eu
 
TransPennine Express
Rail services to Leeds and York from Liverpool, Manchester and the North East.
Web Site:  www.firstgroup.com/tpexpress/
 
Wensleydale Railway
Operators of the recently re-opened Wensleydale Railway, now running from Leeming Bar to Bedale, Leyburn and Redmire.
Web Site:  www.wensleydalerailway.com
Association of Community Rail Partnerships
ACoRP is a federation of over 50 community rail partnerships and rail promotion groups.
Tel:   (+44) 01484 847790
Fax:   (+44) 01484 847877
Web Site:  www.acorp.uk.com/
 
Bike Rail
Information on taking a bike by train
Web Site:  www.atob.org.uk/Bike_Rail.html
 
Europe-wide train times
Europe-wide train times provided by Deutsche Bahn Journey Planner
Web Site:  reiseauskunft.bahn.de/bin/query.exe/en
 
Friends of Dalesrail
Includes details of guided walks programme
Web Site:  www.friendsofdalesrail.org/
 
High Speed Two (HS2) Ltd
High Speed Two (HS2) Ltd is the company set up by the Government to consider the case for new high speed rail services between London and Scotland. HS2 Ltd 55 Victoria Street London SW1H 0EU
Tel:   020 7944 4908
Email:  HS2enquiries@hs2.gsi.gov.uk    Web Site:  www.hs2.org.uk/
 
International Rail
Specialises in the sale and distribution of Rail Tickets and Passes for travel in Europe, Australia, Asia and The Americas. Hheadquarters are based in Hampshire in the UK
Tel:   +44(0) 8700 84 14 10
Web Site:  www.internationalrail.com/
 
International Train Planner
Everything you need to know before organising your rail trip in Europe
Tel:   +32 (0)2 528 28 28
Web Site:  plannerint.b-rail.be/
 
Lancashire Dalesrail
Special summer service from Lancashire to the Settle-Carlisle line
Web Site:  www.dalesrail.com/
 
Leeds-Lancaster-Morecambe Railway
Web Site:  www.llmr.co.uk/
 
National Rail Enquiries
All the information you need to plan a rail journey in the UK
Web Site:  www.nationalrail.co.uk/planmyjourney/
 
Passenger Focus
Aare an independent public body set up by the Government to protect the interests of passengers.
Web Site:  www.passengerfocus.org.uk
 
SELRAP
Skipton East Lancashire Rail Action Partnership
Web Site:  www.selrap.org.uk
 
Settle Carlisle Railway
This site celebrates the diverse and varied attractions of the Settle-Carlisle Railway.
Web Site:  www.settle-carlisle.co.uk/
 
The Trainline.com
Impartial rail retailer selling rail tickets online.
Web Site:  www.thetrainline.com
 
Train Taxi
Guide to taxis serving all train, tram, metro and underground stations in Great Britain
Web Site:  www.traintaxi.co.uk/
 
Wensleydale Railway Association
The Wensleydale Railway Association (WRA) is a membership body which campaigns for the reinstatement of the railway from Northallerton to Garsdale.
Tel:   01845 526893
Web Site:  www.wensleydalerailwayassociation.com/
Action Energy
A government-funded programme, helps businesses and public sector organisations save money through energy saving.
Web Site:  www.actionenergy.org.uk
 
Bus Users UK
is an independent group which was formed to give bus passengers a voice (formerly known as the NFBU).
Web Site:  www.bususers.org/
 
Campaign for Better Transport
The Campaign for Better Transport (formerly known as Transport 2000) helps to create transport policies and programmes that give people better lives.
Web Site:  www.bettertransport.org.uk
 
Commission for Integrated Transport
The Commission for Integrated Transport (CfIT) is an independent body advising the Government on integrated transport policy.
Web Site:  www.cfit.gov.uk/
 
Countrygoer
Sustainable travel to the British Countryside
Web Site:  www.countrygoer.org
 
Dales Integrated Transport Alliance (DITA)
DITA's vision is to ensure that a sustainable transport network underpins and promotes economic prosperity throughout the Dales area, whilst minimising carbon emissions.
Web Site:  www.dalesconnect.net
 
Eco Travelling
EcoTravelling offers a unique reference point on environmentally friendly travel.
Email:  janem@EcoTravelling.co.uk    Web Site:  www.ecotravelling.co.uk
 
Empty Roads Website
Empty Roads - the UK's leading sustainable transport guide for people wanting to enjoy car-free travel.
Web Site:  www.emptyroads.com
 
Energy Saving Trust
Is a non-profit organisation that provides free impartial advice tailored to suit you. Their advice can help you save money and fight climate change by reducing carbon dioxide emissions from your home and as you travel.
Tel:   0800 512 012
Email:  www.energysavingtrust.org.uk/Help-support    Web Site:  www.energysavingtrust.org.uk
 
Environmental Transport Association
A campaign and lobby group that also provides breakdown services for car users
Web Site:  www.eta.co.uk
 
Future Forests Carbon Neutral
On this site you can 'neutralise' the contribution you or your business makes to global warming. Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions are one of the main causes of global warming. And we all produce it from almost everything we do - from running a business to boiling a kettle.
Web Site:  www.futureforests.com/
 
Green Fleet Advisory Service
provides the necessary fleet management guidance and evaluation for organisations wishing to run a more efficient business fleet.
Web Site:  www.greenerfleet.org.uk/
 
Greenergy
is the fastest growing independent oil company in the UK, with specialist expertise in biofuels and low carbon technologies
Web Site:  www.greenergy.com
 
Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center
is a clearing house for information about health and safety, engineering, advocacy, education, enforcement and access and mobility.
Web Site:  www.pedbikeinfo.org/
 
Sustainable Leisure Travel Network
The Sustainable Leisure Travel Network brings together professionals, pooling their expertise and experience to make leisure travel more sustainable.
Email:  mailto:info@vistrav.org.uk    Web Site:  www.vistrav.org.uk/
 
TransportEnergy
a division of the Energy Saving Trust, is working on behalf of governments to improve the quality of our environment.
Web Site:  www.transportenergy.org.uk/
 
Travel Calculator
This calculator has been produced to encourage everyone to reduce the environmental impact of their travel.
Web Site:  www.travelcalculator.org/
 
Travelwise
A one-stop shop for all your travel awareness needs, this site features news and campaigns in the UK and Europe, advice for schools and businesses, and a directory of travel awareness professionals.
Web Site:  www.travelwise.org.uk
 
Young TransNet
uses IT and the Internet to assist children and young people in transport research and action.
Web Site:  www.yptin.org.uk/
Durham Tees Valley Airport
Darlington Tees Valley DL2 1LU
Tel:   01325 332811
Fax:   01325 332810
Email:  information@durhamteesvalleyairport.com    Web Site:  www.durhamteesvalleyairport.com
 
Leeds Bradford International Airport
Leeds LS19 7TU
Tel:   0113 250 9696
Fax:   0 113 250 5426
Web Site:  www.lbia.co.uk
 
Manchester Airport
Manchester M90 1QX
Tel:   0161 4893000
Fax:   0161 489 3813
Web Site:  www.manchesterairport.co.uk
 
Newcastle International Airport
Newcastle International Woolsington Newcastle upon Tyne NE13 8BZ
Tel:   0870 122 1488
Email:  enquiries@newcastleinternational.co.uk    Web Site:  www.newcastleairport.com/
Cumbria Tourism
details on how to get to Cumbria or how to get around, advice on what to see and do, suggestions of where to stay and eat or anything else that will enhance your stay
Web Site:  www.golakes.co.uk
 
Visit Britain
The Official Travel Guide to Britain
Web Site:  www.visitbritain.com
 
Visit England
The Official Travel Guide to England
Web Site:  www.visitengland.com
 
Welcome to Yorkshire
Web Site:  www.yorkshire.com
 
YHA (England & Wales)
is part of the International Youth Hostel Federation (IYHF) - the largest budget accommodation network in the world!
Web Site:  www.yha.org.uk
APPLEBY-IN-WESTMORLAND
J.V.R. Taxis, 1 Eden Place, The Sands, Appleby-in-Westmorland, Cumbria, CA16 6XR
Tel:   017683 52382
 
AUSTWICK
Austwick Taxis Brudge Hiuse Barn Austwick Via Lancaster LA2 8BY
Tel:   01524 251364
Fax:   07515 874658
 
BAINBRIDGE
J. Peacock, Riverside House, Bainbridge, Leyburn, North Yorkshire, DL8 3EF
Tel:   01969 650212
 
BENTHAM
Bentham Taxis - John Eastwood, Overdale, Fourlands Hill, Bentham, Lancaster
Tel:   015242 62511 or 07711 495971
 
BURNSALL
Dales Cab Company Bottom Mill Skyreholme Skipton BD23 6DL
Tel:   07515 86 87 88
Email:  Gordon@dalescabcompany.co.uk    Web Site:  www.dalescabcompany.co.uk
 
DENT
Dales Travel, Nun House, Deep Dale, Dent, Sedbergh, Cumbria, LA10 5QY
Tel:   015396 25555
 
Find a Taxi or Private Hire Car in the Dales
Listing of local Taxi and Private Hire Car operators.
Web Site:  www.traveldales.org.uk/links.cfm?category_id=75&
 
GARSDALE HEAD
County Private Hire Moorcock House Garsdale Head Sedbergh LA10 5PU
Tel:   01969 887096
 
HARMBY
M.Y. Taxis, River View, Hill Foot, Harmby, Leyburn, North Yorkshire, DL8 5PY
Tel:   01969 623596
 
HAWES
C.& K. Ellis, Myrtle House, Main Street, Hawes, DL8 3RG
Tel:   01969 667598 or 01969 666004
 
KIRKBY LONSDALE
24-7 Taxis, The Mews Cottage Cowan Bridge Kirkby Lonsdale
Tel:   015242 73395 or 07776 133751
 
LEYBURN
Sharp Hill Private Hire Sharp Hill Farm Middleham Leyburn North Yorkshire DL84QY
Tel:   01969 622250 Mobile 07710 812143
Email:  sharphillprivatehire@hotmail.com    Web Site:  www.sharphillprivatehire.co.uk
 
REDMIRE
Redmire Private Hire, Beauland, Church Lane, Redmire, Leyburn, North Yorkshire, DL8 4EQ
Tel:   01969 625635 or 07950 662785
 
RICHMOND
Martin Fairey, 16 Silver Meadows, Barton, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL10 6SL
Tel:   01325 377640 or 07950 887491
 
RICHMOND
Amalgamated Taxis, Gallowfileds Trading Estate, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL10 4SX
Tel:   01748 825112 and 01748 822269
 
RICHMOND
RICHMOND EXECUTIVE CARS 19 Hilyard Road, Catterick Garrison, North Yorkshire, DL9 4DH
Tel:   01748 821414 01748 835559
 
RIPON
Radio Cars, Unit 1, Ashgrove Industrial Estate, Ripon
Tel:   01765 692999
 
RIPON
Arrow Cars, Unit B, Ashgrove Industrial Estate, Ripon
Tel:   01765 608080
 
SEDBERGH
Woofs of Sedbergh, Unit 2, Busk Lane, Sedbergh, Cumbria, LA10 5HF
Tel:   015396 20414
Fax:   015396 21359
 
SETTLE
Settle Taxis, Unit C Kirkgate Depot Kirkgate, Duke Street, Settle, North Yorkshire, BD24 9BP
Tel:   01729 822219
Fax:   01729 824824
 
SKIPTON
Skipton & Craven Taxis, 11A Sackville Street, Skipton, North Yorkshire
Tel:   0800 7310413 or 01756 794994
 
SKIPTON
CJ's Taxis, 4a Sackville Street, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 2PH
Tel:   01756 797989 or 01756 797969 or 08081451070
 
SKIPTON
Star Taxis, 7 Inn Yard , Keighley Road, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 2LU
Tel:   01756 700505 or 01756 794748
Email:  info@crowntaxisskipton.co.uk   
 
SKIPTON
Dalesman Central, 8a Sackville Street, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 2PH
Tel:   01756 793105 or 01756 794444or 0800 123444
 
SKIPTON
Station Taxis, 26 Keighley Road, Skipton, North Yorkshire
Tel:   (01756) 700777
 
STAINFORTH
Stainforth Private Hire, Goosekar, The Green, Stainforth, Settle, North Yorkshire, BD24 9PF
Tel:   01729 824888
 
Train Taxi
Guide to taxis serving all train, tram, metro and underground stations in Great Britain
Web Site:  www.traintaxi.co.uk/
Arkle Moor Riding Center
Trecking Center in the Northern Dales East Intake House, Arkengarthdale Road, Reeth, North Yorkshire, DL11 6QZ
Tel:   01748 884731
Email:  arklemoor@hotmail.com    Web Site:  www.arklemoor.com
 
Coverdale Equestrian Enterprise
Trecking Center in the Northern Dales
Tel:   016969 640663
 
Draughton Height Riding School
Heights Lane, Draughton, Skipton, North Yorkshire BD23 6DU
Tel:   01756 710242
Email:  draughton.riding@virgin.net   
 
Kilnsey Trekking and Riding Centre
Is positioned amidst the dramatic scenery of the Yorkshire Dales. Kilnsey Trekking & Riding Centre, Conistone-with-Kilnsey, Skipton, N Yorkshire, BD23 5HS
Tel:   01756 752861
Fax:   01756 752957
Email:  info@kilnseyriding.com    Web Site:  www.kilnseyriding.com/
British Mountaineering Council
Representative body that exists to protect the freedoms and promote the interests of climbers, hillwalkers and mountaineers, including ski-mountaineers
Web Site:  www.thebmc.co.uk
 
British Orienteering Federation (BOF)
is the official governing body for orienteering as a sport and recreation in the United Kingdom
Web Site:  www.britishorienteering.org.uk/
 
British Walking Federation
The British Walking Federation organises non-competitive events designed for people of all ages and abilities.
Web Site:  www.bwf-ivv.org.uk
 
Car Free Walks
If you love walking but want to reduce your impact on the environment, then Car Free Walks is for you. We are also completely free to use!
Web Site:  www.carfreewalks.org/
 
Coast to Coast Pack Horse
Walking & Cycling Holidays, Passenger & Baggage Transport Services for the Coast to Coast long distance trail
Web Site:  www.c2cpackhorse.co.uk/
 
Conservation Walks and Rides
On this web site you can find details - and maps - for more than 1700 walks and areas of open access provided under the Countryside Stewardship and Environmentally Sensitive Areas Schemes.
Web Site:  www.defra.gov.uk/rural/countryside/crow/walks.htm
 
Dales Way Association
Web Site:  www.dalesway.org.uk/
 
Dalesbus Ramblers
Guided Walks in the Yorkshire Dales, all accessible by public transport
Web Site:  www.dalesbusramblers.org.uk
 
Disabled Ramblers.
are a group of like-minded disabled people who enjoy being in the countryside, and who get about using paths and trails of all kinds
Web Site:  www.disabledramblers.co.uk
 
Geocaching
Geocaching is an adventure activity for GPS users in the outdoors
Web Site:  www.geocaching.com/
 
Great Days Out and Walk Ideas from Richmond
help you enjoy your visit to Richmond this website provides details of a range of local walks and places to visit, all of which can be accessed without a car
Web Site:  www.dalesbus.info/richmond/
 
Harvey Maps
Maps for Walkers and Cyclits.
Web Site:  www.harveymaps.co.uk/
 
Living Streets
are the champions of streets and public spaces for people on foot
Web Site:  www.pedestrians.org.uk/
 
Local Access Forum
The Yorkshire Dales Access Forum (YDAF) was established by the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority in October 2002 as a statutory advisory body. Its role is to provide advice on improving access within the National Park.
Web Site:  www.yorkshiredales.org.uk/index/nationalparkauthority/whotheauthorityworkswith/ydaf.htm
 
Long Distance Walkers Association
The LDWA is an Association of people with the common interest of walking long distances in rural, mountainous or moorland areas.
Web Site:  www.ldwa.org.uk
 
National Trails
National Trails provide over 2,500 miles (4,000km) of the nation's favourite rambles and rides, offering some of the best walking, riding and cycling experiences in the country.
Web Site:  www.nationaltrail.co.uk/
 
Ordnance Survey
Produces digital and paper maps and OS MasterMap for business, leisure, government and education.
Web Site:  www.ordsvy.gov.uk/
 
Ramblers
Web Site:  www.ramblers.org.uk/
 
Settle Carlisle Walks
Every weekend there are free guided walks from Settle Carlisle Line Trains.
Email:  walksinfo@settle-carlisle.co.uk    Web Site:  www.friendsofdalesrail.org/walks.html
 
Splinter Walking and Social Group
If you like social walking anywhere in Yorkshire (and sometimes further afield) then look no further...
Email:  splinter_walking@hotmail.co.uk    Web Site:  www.splinterwalking.co.uk
 
Swaledale Outdoor Club
The club encourages and provides facilities for outdoor activities in the Yorkshire Dales and further afield.
Web Site:  www.swaledaleoutdoorclub.org.uk/
 
Take A Hike
Leeds and Bradford area young persons walking group.
Web Site:  www.takeahike.org.uk
 
The Grey Panthers
The Grey Panthers are a small group of walkers from the North East of England. Each week the walks that the group enjoy are recorded on this site, with photographs to illustrate the countryside that they have covered. Each walk is accompanied by a Route Description, so that other people can follow in their footsteps. The group walks almost every week in the year, and tries to ensure that each walk is about 10 miles long.
Email:  emn@enicholl.com    Web Site:  www.thegreypanthers.com/index.htm
 
The Pennine Way
Web Site:  www.nationaltrail.co.uk/trail.asp?PageId=40
 
Walking Forum
Walking Forum is a forum for discussing all aspects of country walking & hiking in the UK with boards for general chat, gear, long distance trails, and all the popular UK walking destinations.
Web Site:  www.walkingforum.co.uk
 
Walking the way to Health Initiative
is an initiative of the British Heart Foundation and the Countryside Agency.
Web Site:  www.whi.org.uk/

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