scenic drives yorkshire

Below you can find some suggested Yorkshire scenic drives which guide you through the beautiful driving routes in the Dales, North York Moors and Yorkshire Coast. Click on the right hand corner of the map to enlarge it , or download a printable copy of the route in the form of a PDF. Some of the routes start from our base in keighley, others from Leeds, and our Ampleforth bases. Then you are all set for a scenic drive in one of our classic cars on some of the best driving roads in the UK.

LOWER WHARFEDALE ROUTE

63 miles

From Meanwood, Leeds via:

  • Otley
  • Burley in Wharfedale
  • Ilkley
  • Bolton Abbey
  • Barden Tower
  • Burnsall
  • Threshfield
  • Grassington
  • Blubberhouses
  • Otley
  • Leeds

MALHAMDALE ROUTE

65 miles

From Keighley Via:

  • Skipton
  • Gargrave
  • Malham
  • Halton Gill
  • Arncliffe
  • Kilnsey
  • Threshfield
  • Burnsall
  • Barden
  • Embsay
  • Skipton
  • Keighley

THREE PEAKS ROUTE

93 miles

From Keighley via:

  • Skipton
  • Gargrave
  • Long Preston
  • Ingleton
  • Dent
  • Cowgill
  • Ribblehead Viaduct
  • Horton in Ribblesdale
  • Settle
  • Keighley

EAST COAST ROUTE FROM AMPLEFORTH

97 Miles

From Ampleforth via:

  • Helmsley
  • Pickering
  • Thornton-Le-Dale
  • Scarborough
  • Whitby
  • Goathland
  • Thornton-Le-Dale
  • Ampleforth

YORKSHIRE DALES FROM LEEDS

104 Miles

From Meanwood, Leeds via:

  • Otley
  • Ilkley
  • Bolton Abbey
  • Burnsall
  • Grassington
  • Buckden
  • Aysgarth
  • Middleham
  • Masham
  • Fountains Abbey
  • Harewood
  • Leeds

YORKSHIRE DALES FROM KEIGHLEY

126 miles

From Keighley via:

  • Skipton
  • Grassington
  • Aysgarth
  • Hawes
  • Reeth
  • Leyburn
  • Masham
  • Ripon
  • Bolton Abbey
  • Keighley

EAST COAST ROUTE FROM LEEDS

166 miles

From Meanwood, Leeds via:

  • Helmsley (via York ring road)
  • Hutton-Le-Hole
  • Whitby
  • Pickering
  • Thirsk
  • Ripon
  • Harrogate
  • Leeds