Welcome to Riverside Campsite : Skipton

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


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 £53 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.

New Toilets and Shower Block

We are always striving to provide our campers with good facilities. This year (2023) we are proud to have opened our brand new toilet and shower block. We have showers, toilets and wash basins all with plenty of hot water.

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New Toilet and Shower Block
New Toilet and Shower Block

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

Please visit our Terms and Conditions page

Confest 2024

Saturday 20th July 2024 is the date of Cononley’s own Confest.

Music lovers are promised a fantastic musical experience with more than 14 of the best local bands and artistes taking to the two stages throughout the afternoon and evening.

Make 20th July a highlight date in your diary for this very popular music festival for charity.

More information on the Events Page

Riverside Music Concerts

From 2021 Riverside Campsite’s Alison and James have been hosting their own music concerts for our campers, caravanners and motorhomers.

Alison 07980 260727

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Riverside Campsite is ideally situated for the Gateways three day Music Festival in Skipton.

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