Terms & Conditions

Some things to note when visiting the farm.

Terms and Conditions:



Special Ticketed Events - Season Tickets, online offers, free party/school/family passes and discount vouchers are NOT valid on our special ticketed event days (see individual events for more details).

Refunds cannot be given after entry for any reason.

If an special event is cancelled for ANY reason the ticket(s) will be transferred to a new date.

No refunds will be given under any circumstances. SEE BELOW.



Guide dogs are welcome but for the comfort and safety of our livestock, please leave other pooches behind.


Expectant Mums:

If you are pregnant, we offer our congratulations but please avoid contact with sheep & goats.

Farm Park rides are not recommended for pregnant women.



Please note all our events are subject to change and additional ones are to be added to the program.

Some events are subject to an increased ticket price - please refer to individual event web pages for more details.

For many of our special events, we have a photographer on-site.  If you do not wish to be photographed please inform the staff on the ticket window on your arrival.

All events activities and opening times are subject to change.


Tickets purchased online for special events are non-refundable and non- transferable (please visit our Privacy Policy / Website Ts&Cs for information on data protection).

If an event is cancelled for ANY reason the ticket(s) will be transferred to a new date. No refunds will be given under any circumstances.

A booking fee is applied to all online ticket transactions/sales and is non-refundable under any circumstances.

Please note that some of our events are run and organised by Thornton Hall Events and are held onsite at Thornton Hall Country Park.

Any passes or vouchers from Thornton Hall Country Park can not be used in conjunction with any Thornton Hall Event's events.

Any questions or queries regarding our events please email: info@thorntonhallevents.co.uk



Our COVID-19 policy in respect of canceling the event - if an event is cancelled for ANY reason the ticket(s) will be transferred to a new date. No refunds will be given under any circumstance.

For reasons beyond our control (including business closure due to COVID, non-attendance due to COVID) refunds are not permitted.

We will transfer the value of your ticket to any event or farm park entrance for up to 24 months. 

This is not applicable for the Holiday Club.


Farm Park:

Always wash your hands after animal contact.

Children must be supervised at all times.

No liability for loss, delay or inconvenience can be accepted.

The farm operates a NO SMOKING policy.

Farm Park rides are not recommended for pregnant women or people with back, joint injuries or heart conditions.

All rides are weather permitting.

Thornton Hall Country Park cannot accept liability for any damage or personal injury incurred whilst visiting the farm or on any ride.

We reserve the right to refuse admission.

No refunds given under any circumstances.

All activities and opening times are subject to change.

We reserve the right to withdraw, suspend and change all information, events, and timings contained within our advertising.



excluding Quadtrex Party

A non refundable deposit of £100 secures your party slot. Please advise numbers at least 3 days before the party date.

Minimum number of 12 of all parties - Exclusive parties require a minimum number of 15.

6 adults free of charge for the birthday child.

2 adults permitted free of charge for every paying party child attending. Siblings not attending the party will be charged a reduced entry)

Balance of party to paid on the day of the party.


Quadtrex Party Package: Packages B and C

Minimum of 4 riders. All packages. 

2 adults go free of charge for the birthday child.

Additional adults required to attend the party (but not riding) will be charged normal admission price for farm entry. 


Annual Passes:

Thornton Hall Country Park Annual Passes:

Are valid for 1 year from the date of purchase.

Are not valid for Toddler Sessions (Mon – Fri, term time).

Are not valid for premium ticketed event days.

Do not include free pony rides.



All rides are weather permitting.

Pony rides are subject to the health and well-being of the pony.

All rides are age and height restrictions may apply and are at the final discretion of the ride instructor. 

One free caterpillar ride per paying child at weekends and non-term time on weekdays. Does not include children's parties.



No cash value.

We reserve the right to refuse admission.

Not valid on event days.

Valid for the amount/value shown on the voucher.

No refunds given.

Vouchers valid for 12 months from date.

Can not be used in conjunction with any other offers or discount.

Your oucher must be brought on the day of your visit and completed appropriately.

Please call 01282 841148 to book.



Visit our 'Quadtrex' webpage (link above) for more details.


Holiday Club:

Health and medical matters:

If your child appears unwell during a holiday club session we will contact the parent/guardian and/or the emergency contact.
• If your child is suffering from vomiting and/or diarrhea, they must be clear of any ailments for at least 48 hours before returning to the holiday club
• If your child is suffering from communicable illness e.g. chickenpox, measles, mumps etc. your child must not be brought into the nursery until such time as the infection has fully cleared.
• If your child has head lice, you will be asked to take your child home to treat their hair before returning to holiday club.
• If your child is unwell and cannot attend the holiday club, please notify us by 9:00am on the day on which the child was due to attend.
• The holiday club cannot accept responsibility for the care of sick children and reserves the right to refuse admission/ ask for a child to be collected if they appear unwell.
• If your child is on prescribed medication, it is the responsibility of the parent/guardian to notify the Holiday Club Manager and to sign the necessary form of consent before the child is left at the Holiday Club. The nursery cannot administer any medicine to a child unless prescribed by a doctor or pharmacist.


Personal Belongings:

• We do not accept responsibility for accidental damage or loss of a child’s personal property. Please put your child’s name on ALL items of clothing etc. brought to Thornton Hall Country Park's Holiday Club.

• Any property brought by the child or the parent/guardian to, or left by them at is done so entirely at their own risk. This includes use of the car park and your car and contents.


Financial Arrangements:

• All fees are payable upon booking.

• We do not accept childcare vouchers.

• Bookings and payments are non refunable.

• Dates can not be changed or amended once booked.

• If your child is unwell or does not attend on the day booked, a refund or change of date is not available. 




Website Terms and Conditions: 

Welcome to our website. If you continue to browse and use this website, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our privacy policy govern Thornton Hall Country Park relationship with you in relation to this website. If you disagree with any part of these terms and conditions, please do not use our website.

The term 'Thornton Hall Country Park' or 'us' or 'we' refers to the owner of the website whose address is Thornton Hall Country Park, Thornton-in-Craven, near Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 3TJ. The term 'you' refers to the user or viewer of our website.

The use of this website is subject to the following terms of use:

  • The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.
  • This website uses cookies to monitor browsing preferences.
  • Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.
  • Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services, or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.
  • This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance, and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.
  • All trademarks reproduced in this website which are not the property of, or licensed to, the operator are acknowledged on the website.
  • Unauthorised use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.
  • From time to time this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).
  • Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales.



Experience hands on animal encounters on our traditional working farm here at Thornton Hall Country Park. Climb on board our Safari Ride and take a trip up to our Deer Park then enjoy some delicious food in our onsite diner while the little ones burn off the remainder of their energy in our huge fun filled Play Barn… a fun filled, informative family day out, RAIN OR SHINE!

We only allow Guide Dogs on to the farm sorry for any inconvenience.




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