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Education talks and walks

We can offer a range of activities for school groups that want to visit the National Park. We may be able to help you arrange your own visit. To discuss details and book activities, please email

Education talks

A 45 - 60 minute presentation covering a variety of management issues with time for discussion and questions. Suitable for students of all ages.

Contact us to find out about charges and more details.

Interpretive walks

Interpretive walks for groups around Hawes and Malham. These include content looking at landscape, wildlife, heritage, community and economic issues. The format is a five hour session including a three to four mile walk. We will provide a leader for the session who can work with a maximum of 25 students. Groups must provide one adult supervisor for every ten students. No specialist equipment is needed but participants should wear appropriate outdoor clothing.

Contact us to find out about charges and more details.

Education activities at the Dales Countryside Museum

The Dales Countryside Museum is an important facility for everyone who wants to learn more about the Yorkshire Dales National Park. To find out more about current educational provision and facilities here, please visit the DCM Education Service page.

Call in the experts

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Duke of Edinburgh

Find out about what we offer for young people wanting to do their Duke of Edinburgh award.