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Stand-up paddleboarding with your dog

Did someone say heatwave? Bring your pup to sup this week!

21 July 2021

Doggy paddle(boards) available for a limited time only to help keep canines cool in excessive heat With the Met Office issuing its first ever extreme heat warning this week and the nation basking in some glorious sunshine, we are officially welcoming dogs to join us at North Yorkshire Water Park! The RSPCA has been providing […]

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Young woman enjoying the aqua park

North Yorkshire Water Park Makes A Splash During Official Launch Weekend!

23 June 2021

20% off food and drink at our brand new Cafe @North Yorkshire Water Park Discounts and deals available to guest’s throughout long celebratory weekend from Thursday 24th – Sunday 27th June The Yorkshire Vet and friend of the Water Park, Julian Norton, set to officially open the park This weekend, we’re delighted to be hosting […]

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People in wetsuits in mid jump in to the lake

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

19 March 2021

Lockdown roadmap gives green light to open as planned at the end of March Scarborough’s hidden gem is introducing wake boarding lines ready for the warmer seasons Searches for ‘UK Staycations’ reached an all-time high last summer and are already rising again North Yorkshire Water Park is planning to reopen to the public on Monday […]

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An artists impression of the new North Yorkshire Water Park

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

4 February 2021

We are excited to officially announced our plans which will see us invest significantly in the Water Park in 2021 to expand the current water sports offering. Currently visitors can already enjoy kayaking, the AquaPark, paddle boarding, open-water swimming, pedalos and more, along with a complement of land-based outdoor pursuits (walking/cycling/running) around the Lakes. We […]

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Young paddle boarders knelt on their boards in the water

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

30 July 2020

As a thank you for all the support we’ve received since we reopened, we want to treat one lucky group to a fun-filled day at our Water Park and a stay at St Helens in the Park, a beautiful caravan and camping site just minutes away from the Water Park! The winner will receive a mid-week […]

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Andrew Backhouse, Callum Terrell and David Steel

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

28 July 2020

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. Our new Café will be sympathetically designed to fit in and enhance the beautiful natural environment overlooking the leisure lake and […]

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Woman in a pink jacket on a bike, cycling along a trail by the lake

Brand new cycle and walking track open for summer!

18 April 2019

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 […]

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People enjoying the Aqua Park

BACK WITH A SPLASH this Easter

14 March 2019

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 […]

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Three people splash into the water at the bottom of an inflatable slide

Splash out this Christmas with our AquaPark gift vouchers!

19 November 2018

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 […]

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The Viscount Downe holding an award surrounding by members of the Dawnay Estates team

National Award Win for The Dawnay Estates!

9 August 2018

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 the Estates’ […]

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Two dragon boats filled with people rowing, neck and neck in the race

The 2018 Dragon Boat Race

29 June 2018

We were delighted to hold the seventh annual Dragon Boat Race here at North Yorkshire Water Park on Saturday 10th June. The day was a huge success and we raised lots of money for local charities! A total of 21 teams took part this year, so the competition was certainly tough! With so many spectators cheering […]

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Woman smiling as she splashed into the water off an inflatable

Opening on 5th May 2018!

20 April 2018

Online booking now open We will be opening on Saturday May 5th in time for the first May bank holiday weekend and online booking is now open! Open from 10am – 6pm on Saturday 5th, Sunday 6th and Monday 7th May, why not make a splash on our AquaPark, bigger and better for 2018! Experience […]

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Digital rendering of the new water park layout

We’re bigger and better for 2018!

20 April 2018

New for 2018 we have expanded our fantastic AquaPark!  Test your agility and challenge your friends on our new aquatic challenge tracks!  Why not swing on our new monkey dome or see if you can balance on our Rockit! Brand new for 2018 are pedalos, mini ports and open water swimming. Our new pedalos can […]

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People on a big inflatable watch as a man jumps from the top into the water. The man is mid fall.

AquaPark’s September opening times

1 September 2017

From the 6th of September our AquaPark will be open Wednesday- Friday 3pm-6pm and Saturday – Sunday 10am-6pm. All other Water Park Opening Times remain the same, 8:30am- Dusk. This still leaves plenty of time for after school entertainment or why not spend a family weekend with us, not forgetting St Helen’s Caravan Park is […]

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Woman smiling as she splashed into the water off an inflatable

We’re open!

18 July 2017

We are delighted to announce that we are now officially open! We have had a very busy and exciting few months preparing for the opening of the AquaPark at North Yorkshire Water Park and after much anticipation we are now open in time for the start of the school holidays. The AquaPark is an inflatable […]

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Welcoming Yorkshire Coast Radio to North Yorkshire Water Park

17 July 2017

We teamed up with Yorkshire Coast Radio to give 50 lucky competition winners the opportunity to have an exclusive go on our AquaPark before the official opening.  Adults and children from Scarborough came armed with enthusiasm to try out our new AquaPark obstacle course. Paddy Billington, Presenter of ‘Paddy In The Morning’ on Yorkshire Coast Radio, broadcast […]

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A dragon boat filled with rowers at the edge of the lake

The 2017 Dragon Boat Race

13 June 2017

The sixth annual Dragon Boat Race held here at North Yorkshire Water Park on Sunday 11th June has raised over £30,000 for local charities! The day was a huge success with a record number of 27 teams taking part in the race. Light competitive spirit combined with live commentary created a great atmosphere and allowed […]

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