Thorpe Perrow Arboretum, Thorpe Perrow, Bedale, DL8 2PR
Thorpe Perrow Arboretum is situated 17 miles north of Ripon, just south of Bedale.
Situated in the peaceful and unspoilt Yorkshire Dales, not far from the historic town of Bedale, Thorp Perrow is an exciting place to explore offering something for everyone. This tranquil and peaceful haven is home to some of the largest and rarest trees and shrubs in England. A treasure trove of specimen trees and woodland walks. There are tree trails, nature trail and children's trail, a large lake, picnic area and children's play area c omplete with wild flower area with identification board, bird identification board. The Arboretum also embraces the Milbank Pinetum planted by Lady Augusta Milbank in the mid-nineteenth century, and the medieval Spring Wood dating back to the 16th century.