Outdoor activities

Whether you like to get involved or are happy as a relaxed spectator, there are a myriad of sports and leisure activities for all the family to enjoy here.


Water and coastal activities

East Yorkshire’s stunning coastline brings endless possibilities with an array of water sports on offer, along with fishing trips, seabird watching trips, and even beach yoga.  Those with a passion for windsurfing, canoeing or kayaking can bring their kit along and trial it in the North Sea. For a slower approach a yoga class on the beach may be just for you, timed to enjoy the early morning sun and maybe a paddle along the shoreline after the class. Allerthorpe Lakeland Park is a great place to try water activities from paddle boarding to pedalos or a refreshing outdoor swim.


Countryside activities

On land, the areas beautiful countryside provides a stunning backdrop for a variety of activities to try something new or simply to get out in the fresh air and beautiful views. The Yorkshire Wolds and East Yorkshire Coast lend itself to walking, hiking and running, whether you want try out the local parkrun at Sewerby or take on the dry chalk valleys of the Yorkshire Wolds. East Yorkshire is home to several challenging golf courses, with some having incredible coastal views as well as stunning greens and expertly designed courses. The country lanes and open space of the Yorkshire Wolds are perfect for horse riding. Woldgate Trekking offers a variety of classes from beginner to expert, on their grounds to countryside hacks.


Player or spectator, you’ll have an amazing action filled time when you visit East Yorkshire.