Local Area Around The Forge


Whitby (3 miles)
A lovely, historic seaside town. Whitby has a bit of everything: shops, beach, cafés, pubs, restaurants, museums, and, of course, Whitby Abbey.

Robin Hoods Bay (8 miles)
A very picturesque village with shops, pubs and cafés.

Goathland (8 miles)
Better known as Aidensfield in Heartbeat (Yorkshire Television). A beautiful moorland village on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway line.

North Yorkshire Moors Railway (NYMR)
A historic steam railway running through the North York Moors. Daily trains to and from Whitby during the summer season to Grosmont and Pickering.

North Yorkshire National Park
There are lots of interesting walks and drives. Ideal for walkers, picnics and bird-spotting.

Scarborough (22 miles)
A large seaside town with sweeping seascapes and and a working harbour.

Flamingo Land (25 miles)
Theme park and zoo.

Eden Camp (30 miles)
Modern history  museum on the theme of World War II.

York (50 miles)
A world-famous historic city, with everything you could want.