There's lots to do and fun to be had at our games in the park facilities across the district.

Where and what you can play

Valley Gardens, Harrogate

A beautiful 17-acre English Heritage Grade II listed garden in regal Low Harrogate, next to the Pinewoods woodland.

Outdoor sports facilities include:

  • four tennis courts (with winter tennis key)
  • 18 hole pitch and putt (last game for pitch and putt is two hours before closing and course closes end of September)
  • 18 hole crazy golf
  • nine hole disc golf
  • table tennis
  • paddling pool
  • orienteering (maps available from the pavilion)
  • outdoor bowls
  • skate park suitable for BMX, skateboards and scooters
  • games pavilion with light refreshments and toilets

Opening times at Valley Gardens, Harrogate

April

  • 12pm until 5:30pm Monday to Friday
  • 10am until 6:30pm weekends/bank holidays

May

  • 12pm until 6:30pm Monday to Friday
  • 10am until 7:30pm weekends/bank holidays

June

  • 10:30am until 8pm Monday to Friday
  • 9:30am until 8pm weekends/bank holidays

July

  • 10am until 9pm Monday to Friday
  • 9:30am until 9pm weekends/bank holidays

August

  • 9:30am until 9pm Monday to Friday
  • 9:30am until 9pm weekends/bank holidays

September

  • 12pm until 5:30pm Monday to Friday
  • 10am until 5:30pm weekends/bank holidays

October

  • 11am until 3pm Monday to Friday
  • 11am until 3pm weekends/bank holidays

Conyngham Hall, Knaresborough

A peaceful area of open parkland surrounding Conyngham Hall with woodland and riverside walks.

  • two tennis courts (with winter tennis key)
  • 18 hole pitch and putt golf
  • 18 hole putting
  • nine hole crazy golf
  • small adventure trail
  • refreshments hut
  • toilets located at car park entrance

Opening times for weekends, school holidays and bank holidays at Conyngham Hall, Knaresborough

April

  • 12pm until 5:30pm Monday to Friday
  • 10am until 6:30pm weekends/bank holidays

May

  • 12pm until 6:30pm Monday to Friday
  • 10am until 7:30pm weekends/bank holidays

June

  • 10:30am until 8pm Monday to Friday
  • 9:30am until 8pm weekends/bank holidays

July

  • 10am until 8pm Monday to Friday
  • 9:30am until 8pm weekends/bank holidays

August

  • 9:30am until 8:30pm Monday to Friday
  • 9:30am until 8:30pm weekends/bank holidays

September

  • closed Monday to Friday
  • 10am until 5:30pm weekends/bank holidays

Knaresborough Castle Grounds

Knaresborough Castle grounds provide a town centre haven set next to an ancient monument with views across the River Nidd and viaduct.

  • 18 -hole putting
  • crown green bowling
  • toilets

Opening times on Monday to Friday, weekends and bank holidays at Knaresborough Castle Yard

  • from 25 March 11am until 4pm Monday to Sunday including bank holidays
  • April until 17 September 11am until 4pm Monday to Sunday including bank holidays
  • 18 September until 1 October 11am until 4pm weekends/bank holidays only

Ripon Spa Gardens

A beautiful floral park located in the heart of Ripon with a Victorian bandstand, wood carvings and wildlife habitats.

  • three tennis courts
  • flat green bowling
  • 18 hole putting
  • nine hole crazy golf
  • tree trail and quiz
  • cafe and toilets

Opening times on Monday to Friday, weekends and bank holidays at Ripon Spa Gardens

  • April - September 9am until 6pm Monday to Sunday including bank holidays
  • 9am until 2pm during October at weekends only

Prices

Tennis
Adult (per court per hour) £8.20
Child/Concession (per court per hour) £4.30
Adult and child mixed group (per court per hour) £4.30
Racket hire £2.00
Ball hire (set of 4) £1.60
Winter tennis key £50.20

Table tennis
Adult (per 30 mins) £2.30
Child/Concession (per 30 mins) £2.00

Pitch and putt
Adult £4.30
Child/ Concession £2.40
Adult season ticket £169.10
Child/ concession season ticket £86.00
Adult 10 visit pass £34.20
Child/Concession 10 visit pass £18.80

Putting
Adult (18 holes) £2.50
Child/Concession (18 holes) £1.90

Crazy golf
Adult (18 holes) £2.50
Child/Concession (18 holes) £1.90

Disc golf
Adult (9 holes) £2.50
Child/Concession (9 holes) £1.90
Adult 10 visit pass £21.00
Child/Concession 10 visit pass £15.30

Flat green bowls - Ripon Spa Gardens
Adult (per game per hour) £3.10
Child/Concession (per game per hour) £2.20
Adult season ticket £58.80
Child/ Concession season ticket £32.10
Hire of woods (per set) £1.80

Crown green bowls – Knaresborough Castle Yard
Adult (per game per hour) £2.30
Child/Concession (per game per hour) £1.80
Hire of woods (per set) free

Booking

The only activity we recommend that you book is tennis as the courts get very busy during summer. For all other activities, you can pay when you arrive.

Page last updated 18/05/2017