Country inns can be found both in the village of Alne and neighbouring Aldwark, and an award-winning village store in Tollerton, 3 miles, as well as a wide range of amenities in the bustling market town of Easingwold. Visit Beningbrough Hall and Fountains Abbey, enjoy family fun at Lightwater Valley and Flamingo Land and explore Mother Shipton's cave in Knaresborough. The ancient walled city of York is easily accessed using the Park & Ride and appeals to all ages, with its abundance of world-renowned attractions including the iconic minster and the Castle Museum. There are art galleries and theatres, festivals and street entertainers and an amazing variety of shops, restaurants and traditional tea rooms. The North Yorks Moors, with the famous steam train and the miles of sandy beaches at the seaside resorts of Scarborough, Whitby and Filey, offer excellent days out. There is both fishing & golf close by and horseracing at Thirsk, Ripon and York. Shop 3 miles, pub & restaurant 1 mile.