Welcome to Riverside Campsite : Skipton

Excellent campsite facilities close to the lovely vistas of the dales.


We are reopen from the 12th April 2021 without facilities but with restrictions and rules in place in accordance with governmental advice.

Facilities will be available from 17th May.

We look forward to welcoming friends, old and new.

If you would like to book camping this season, we are taking bookings for April onward but with some new Terms and Conditions in place:

Welcome to Riverside Campsite Skipton


Riverside Campsite, near Skipton, in the Yorkshire Dales, is nestled in the quiet village of Cononley, this small family run site is situated 3 miles from Skipton, the gateway to the dales. This is a lively market town, with excellent shopping, Norman castle and canal boat trips.

The site boasts gorgeous views of the surrounding hills and countryside, the perfect setting for a peaceful and relaxing holiday or short break. Set in 3 acres of level, grassed land with toilets, shower-room & electric hook ups. We have pitches for 5 motor homes or caravans, hard standing pitches for the winter, and 41 to 55 tent pitches.

For those who like fishing there are footpaths leading to the nearby River Aire. The camp site is only 300m walk from the heart of the village, which boasts two dog-friendly pubs.

There is an excellent railway station in the village with links to Skipton, Settle/Carlisle, Keighley, Bingley and Leeds.We are a members site( camping and caravanning club) new comers are always welcome.

Camping and Caravanning Certificated Site (see here). This is for members only but to become one only costs £40 per year. Online membership is a great value option that brings you all the benefits of the club. When joining please mention our dealer number 1181.

Our shower block has been refurbished in 2015. We have showers, toilets and wash basins all with plenty of hot water. Another area is provided with sinks for washing up pots, plus there is a fridge and freezer for customers to store food and drinks on the hot days.

In the reception area we have information on local walks, activities and events which are taking place throughout the area.

Visit the local area page on our website for local information on places to visit. For more ideas and a feel for Yorkshire, visit Yorkshire Visitors Guide

Riverside Campsite - Riverside Music Concert poster

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This year – 2021 – Riverside Campsite is hosting its own music concerts for our campers.

Click here for more information on our Events Page

Riverside Campsite is ideally situated for the Gateways Music and Film Festival in Skipton.

Click here for more information