Since the government guidelines have changed, we’ve been working hard to devise a plan to keep everyone safe while enjoying our beautiful reservoirs. We’ve reopened the car parks at this reservoir so visitors can walk around them as long as social distancing rules are observed.
To help direct visitors, we’ve installed some new signs that are there for everyone to follow so please take a moment to read them.
All of our toilet facilities are still closed at these reservoirs so please be mindful of this when visiting.
Just North of Skipton, Embsay Moor is a pocket-sized reservoir with big character. The walk starts from our free car park and is only 1 mile long and features one stile and a narrow bridge. For those wanting a longer walk, bring a map and head up into the surrounding hills for breath-taking views.
If you don’t fancy a picnic, Skipton is just 3 miles South of Embsay and features lots of pubs, cafes and even the odd farmers’ market.