Local Area - The Greyhound Inn
Theakstons Brewery Tour
Established in 1827, T&R Theakston are one of the oldest breweries in North Yorkshire. Famous for their Old Peculiar beer, you can take a tour of the brewery, and sample a drink or two in the Black Bull in Paradise bar afterwards.
Black Sheep Brewery Tour
Take a tour around Black Sheep's brewery in the market town of Masham - learn about the family history, how they brew their beers, then of course sample a couple!
Visit the home of Wensleydale Cheese - the famous Yorkshire treat! Sample the range of cheeses in the visitor centre, or grab a bite to eat in the cafe or restaurant.
Running from Leeming Bar, just a stone's throw from The Greyhound, this heritage railway runs along to Redmire in the Yorkshire Dales. With lots going on there's something for everyone - the Polar Express experience at Christmas is a must for those with little ones!
Hornby Castle & Deer Park
The Greyhound is situated within a short walk of Hornby Castle Deer Park; designed in the eighteenth century, guests can enjoy spotting Hornby Castle's deer herd, while walking through the park on it's many roads and bridle paths.
Hidden near the village if Aysgarth in mid-Wensleydale, surrounded by woodland, and forged out by the River Ure, is Aysgarth Falls. A tripple flight of waterfalls on a one mile descent into Wensleydale. You might recognise them from the Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves film too...
Bedale Market (Tuesday)
Visit Bedale's fine cobbled, Gerorgian-fronted market place, filled with the stalls, sounds and smells of Bedale Market. The market hosts a range of local suppliers offering fresh food, locally baked bread and cakes, household supplies, clothes, cards, crafts and other goods to attract the shopper.
Visit the childhood home of Richard III! Although roofless, the castle stands proud in Middleham with views over the surrounding areas. Be sure to sample some of the drinks available in the gift shop!
One of the great Norman fortresses in Britain, Richmond Castle gives an excellent vantagte point to view the Yorkshire Dales. There's plenty to do in Richmond while you're there too!
Masons Gin Experience
Distilled only a short distance from The Greyhound, Masons Gin offers several experiences for the gin lover, but also the foodie too.
Northallerton Market (Wednesday and Saturday)
Visit the market in North Yorkshire's county town - with two days to choose from, there's plenty to see from local traders - fresh fruit and veg, cakes, and clothing to name a few.
Big Sheep Little Cow
A great day out for all the family - providing a hands on farm experience for kids and adults alike, visiotrs can hold and feed animals, and with regular events, there's always something going on.