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Opening Updates

We are pleased to welcome you back to North Yorkshire Water Park. As you can see, we still have some temporary facilities whilst we eagerly await the opening of our new café and toilets due at the end of May.

Our phased opening is in line with government covid restrictions and as a company we will always follow government rules and National Governing Bodies advice. We have placed hand sanitiser for your convenience and we ask that you adhere to social distancing please. Our changing and shower facilities have to remain closed in line with covid guidelines.

If you are entering reception, we ask that you please where a face covering and where possible come in on your own.

Our staff are only too pleased to help. If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to ask.

Some of the activities we are offering:


  • Course and Trout fishing
  • Stand Up Paddleboarding
  • Giant XXL SUP Paddleboard
  • Instructor lead Stand UP Paddleboarding (restrictions apply)
  • Sit on Top Kayaks and Tandem Kayaks
  • Pedalos
  • Mini electric ships
  • Wakeboarding on our new System 2 cable lines
  • Open Water Swimming
  • New pathways around our lakes


We also have take away Hot and Cold drinks and a selection of snacks and ice creams.


Bookings can be made online at


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North Yorkshire Water Park to open doors in time for Easter holidays

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Update on the investment into our new state-of-the-art leisure facilities

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Stay ‘n’ Splash at North Yorkshire Water Park in partnership with St Helens in the Park caravan and camping site

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Wake Park and new cafe coming to North Yorkshire Water Park!

We are really delighted to announce that the Water Park has been granted full planning permission by Scarborough Borough Council to become a year-round visitor destination with a new Wake Park and permanent Café.

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Brand new cycle and walking track open for summer!

We are excited to announce our new 2.5km walking and cycling track around the lake is now completed and open. With stunning views of the lake, beautiful natural surroundings and the backdrop of the North Yorkshire countryside, the all-terrain gravelled track is free for everyone to use and ideal for walkers, runners and cyclists. You... View Article

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We’re reopening on Easter weekend on Saturday 20th April! Join us for a jam-packed day of fun as we reopen for the season! Why not try a new watersport skill, you can choose from kayaking, stand up paddle boarding or sailing. Or take the whole family for a fun and thrilling adventure on our ever... View Article

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Splash out this Christmas with our AquaPark gift vouchers!

Why not give the gift of a memorable day out with our AquaPark gift vouchers. Ideal for thrill seekers, each voucher entitles one person to one hour’s session our AquaPark, an inflatable ‘Total Wipeout’ obstacle course which includes climbing walls, trampolines, balance bars, and much more! Gift vouchers can be used in Spring 2019 when... View Article

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National Award Win for The Dawnay Estates!

We are extremely proud to be a part of The Dawnay Estates who have recently been awarded The Royal Agricultural Society of England’s prestigious Bledisloe Gold Medal for 2018. It is presented to the Estate which “has shown outstanding achievement in the successful land management and development of an English agricultural estate”. The award recognises... View Article

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