From the M6 or the A1, take the A684 to Hawes, then follow signs to Hardraw.
Once in the village look out for the CART HOUSE TEA ROOM, this is adjacent to the bridge and on the opposite side to the village pub.

Please click here for a map and directions

You must book in at the tea room before entering the site via the lane which runs between the tea room and the river.


Upper Wensleydale Community Office, The Neukin, Hawes Tele: (01969) 667400.
Local events/walking/history/attractions and services/accommodation etc.

Hawes Tourist Information Centre, Station Yard, Hawes DL8 3NT Tele: (01969) 666210

The Upper Wensleydale Newsletter
Tele: 667785 (available from newsagents/shops/cafes in locality)
Dales Countryside Museum, Hawes Station Yard, Hawes, DL8 3NT Tele: (01969) 666210
– Exhibitions Courses, Lectures


Anydale Private Hire, Hawes: Up to 8 seats, 01969 667725,   07432 518639
Country Taxis, Garsdale Head, Hawes, LA10 5PU Tele: (01969) 667096
C & K Ellis, Myrtle House, Hawes DL8 3RG 01969 666004

National Rail Enquiries 08457 48 49 50
Settle – Carlisle Line (Northern Rail) 0845 6001159 ( Garsdale St. is nearest local station - for timetables go to Community Office, Hawes or Hawes Information Centre)
Wensleydale Railway 0845 50 54 74

Local Bus Service
Little White Bus – Contact the Driver: 07816 986448.
OR book by ringing the Upper Wensleydale Community Office 01969 667400/ e-mail
(During office hours). Gayle/Hawes/Hardraw/Appersett/Moorcock Inn/Garsdale and other local villages.
Will operate on demand if schedule allows). Weekly afternoon trips on the LWB also available to local towns
Traveline 0871 200 22 33 or

WEATHER (local)
BBC Weather Forecast Hawes or Fresh Radio 107.1FM