Yorkshire Dales Camping

Tucked away in the picturesque Wharfedale Valley, this hidden gem offers a peaceful retreat that brings you closer to nature. Experience tranquility and breathtaking beauty as you unwind on terraced pitches and marvel at the magnificent views across the Yorkshire Dales.

A relaxed atmosphere with 5-star facilities

Brand New Facilities

We are proud to offer our brand new amenities, including toilet and shower blocks and wash-up facilities. Immaculately designed and meticulously maintained, these facilities ensure utmost comfort and convenience during your stay. The wash-up area is thoughtfully equipped with modern fixtures and ample space, allowing you to effortlessly clean up after meals or outdoor activities. At Howgill Lodge, your comfort and satisfaction are paramount, and the addition of these outstanding facilities ensures a truly pleasurable stay.


Our onsite coffee shop serves fresh coffee and croissants. With a friendly smile, a hot coffee and delicious pastries what better way to start your day?

Nearby pubs

The village of Appletreewick is within a 20 minute, peaceful riverside walk of our Yorkshire Dales campsite. Here you will find our 2 local village pubs.

Essentials shop

We have a small shop onsite selling basic essentials, so no need to worry if you forget that one crucial item, just come and find us in reception.

Fire pit hire

You can hire a fire basket from reception, which comes with logs and kindling. Don’t forget your marshmallows for toasting!

5 star facilities

Modern high quality amenities are provided including hot showers, laundry facilities and washing up sinks.

Level pitches

The site has been cleverly terraced and set into the hillside providing flat pitches all around the site.

Frequently Asked Questions
Is there a minimum number of nights required for my stay?
Mid-summer weekends (from June to September) are a minimum 2-night stay. All bank holiday weekends are a minimum 3-night stay.
How do I ensure I can pitch with my friends or family?

If you want to book 2 or more pitches together please call 01756 720655 or send an email to and we will try our best to allocate your pitches together.

Do you offer electric hook up?

We have electric hook up with a 10amp supply. You will need to bring a 15 metre cable with a male IP44 rated site socket plug.

Do you allow dogs?

We are proud to be a dog-friendly campsite and we welcome obedient dogs; they must be kept on a lead at all times while on-site and should never be left unattended. We have a large dog walking field where they can run free. Please ensure you clean up immediately after your dog, bins are located around the site.

Am I allowed to bring my own bbq or fire pit?

You can bring your own bbq or fire pit, but it must be raised off the ground so that it does not burn the grass Disposable bbq’s should be placed on a stand which can be borrowed from reception with a £10 deposit. Open fires are not allowed under any circumstances. Please be aware that if you burn the grass, you will be charged £20 for its repair.

Can I hire a fire pit when I arrive?

Yes, you can hire a fire basket (which comes complete with logs and kindling) from reception. Extra bags of logs can be purchased from reception if needed. When hiring a fire pit do not empty hot ash into the rubbish bins, there is metal ash bins provided in the bin store.

Is there somewhere I can charge my phone?

We can charge your phone at reception free of charge.

What are your arrival and departure times?

You may check in from 1pm – 6:00pm (up to 9pm on Fridays). If you are unable to make these times, please let us know in advance. Departure time is at 12:00pm.

What are the regulations regarding noise?

We ask that you are considerate to your neighbours at all times. Our quiet time is from 10:30pm to 7:00am. No vehicle movements are permitted during these times and music needs to be turned off by 9.00pm. Please note that this a family campsite, excessive noise will not be tolerated and you will be asked to leave.

Can I play music?

You are welcome to play music, but music players/radios must be kept to a reasonable volume at all times and switched off by 9:00pm.

Can I bring an electric heater?

We do not allow electric heating in tents or awnings as there is insufficient electric supply to support this and it will cause the electricity to trip out on the whole site.

Can I bring an electric generator?

We do not allow generators on the site due to the noise they create. We do offer electric hook up camping pitches.

Farm Stay Highly Rated - The Camping and Caravanning Club