What we're about

Why choose us:

In a nutshell, Large Outdoors helps you enjoy walking and other outdoor adventures in those areas of the country that put the Great in Great Britain!

Here are a few more reasons:

• You don’t need to worry about the planning. We take care of the food, accommodation, route planning, logistics and will even give you advice on the kit you need to bring.

• We enable you to explore Britain’s wilder spots, achieve tougher challenges or discover the joys of being outdoors in a sociable and safe atmosphere.

• All our team have first-hand experience of joining a group when they knew no-one. This means our hosts are very tuned in to the imagined horrors that some feel when they’re about to join one of our trips and will sweep those fears away as soon as guests arrive.

• Yes, we have longer treks but many of our trips offer options for those who are looking for easier walks or who simply want to saunter and relax.

• Did we mention we’re about putting fun into the outdoors? Well it’s worth mentioning again. In fact, imagine those weekends that leave you buzzing; the ones where you’ve laughed a lot, succumbed to the charms of the countryside, enjoyed great food and relaxed.

Good to know:

• You must make your booking on the main Large Outdoors website (www.largeoutdoors.com).

• The attendance list on Meetup is not accurate please ignore it and visit the main site for correct details.

• We are a fully insured Ltd company (Large Outdoors Ltd) and have been trading for over 12 years.

• All of our staff are qualified and carry suitable first aid certificates.

We look forward to meeting you in the great outdoors very soon!

Kindest Regards



Large Outdoors Ltd

58 Market Place


YO17 7LW

Tel: 01653 740 400

Email: hello@largeoutdoors.com

Web: www.largeoutdoors.com

Upcoming events (4+)

Christmas Walking Holiday


Celebrate Christmas in the beautiful mountains of North Wales

Mountain scenery, the relaxing sounds of a nearby stream, log burner, comfy sofas, good food and great company – it’s time to crank up the Hygge (Danish for cosy) factor over Christmas.

With this five-night break we’ve brought together all the elements for making this Christmas a special one with a heady combination of lovely walks, sociable evenings in a welcoming atmosphere and quite frankly, plenty of good cheer.

Prices from: £545pp depending on room type.

For full itinerary and to book please visit:

New Year’s Eve - North York Moors


Stride into 2022 with a spring in your step and raring to go after seeing in the New Year in the North York Moors National Park in the company of a great bunch of people.

With the genteel historic market town of Helmsley as our base for this four-night break, we spend the days exploring the beautiful moorland, coast and dales of the National Park and the evenings chilling out as well as chinking the champagne glasses for New Year’s Eve.

Prices from £275 depending on room type.

You must book your place here:

Discover our full range of Christmas and New Year’s Eve breaks here:

New Year’s Eve - Pembrokeshire

YHA Pwll Deri

Promenade and party for a perfect New Year in Pembrokeshire.

Well we think this is going to be a belter, combining walking along the delightful Pembrokeshire coast with a bit of a party with a group who will, by the time New Year’s Eve comes round, be firm friends.

For four nights we stay in the fantastic surroundings of Pwll Deri – think cliff top setting with floor to ceiling windows offering ringside views across the seascape.

Prices from £275 depending on room type.

You must book your place here:

Discover our full range of Christmas and New Year’s Eve breaks here:

Yoga & Walking - Snowdonia


A holistic weekend of yoga and easy walking, surrounded by the nature of Snowdonia...

Switching off from normal life will be a cinch during this weekend that blends easy guided walking in the gloriously peaceful foothills of Snowdonia with beginners’ yoga sessions. Our weekend is based in the comfortable surroundings of our guesthouse.

In the summer months you can take your retreat up a notch with the option to also try out wild swimming, stand-up paddleboarding or kayaking.

Prices from £235pp depending on your room type.

View the full itinerary and book your place here: https://www.largeoutdoors.com/yoga-walking-snowdonia

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Birthday Weekend (South)

Cheddar Gorge

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