If you are a person that enjoys sport and activities then Ripon is for you. The City of Ripon has much to offer with many sports clubs and associations that will make your leisure time very enjoyable.
Ripon has a football club, a cricket club, a rugby club, a swimming pool and an 18 hole golf club, all that are in walking distance from the town centre. Ripon has numerous gyms that are available so that you can increase your fitness levels and improve your health.
The location of Ripon is ideal for walking. With Ripon being on the doorstep of the Yorkshire Dales there are many places to explore. Ripon has beautiful rivers to stroll along as well as the canal and marina. The well maintained parks in Ripon make an ideal place on a summer afternoon to relax.