Local Attractions & Links

The Barn at Scorton, Lancashire

The Barn at Scorton - 5 miles / 9 minutes

Nestling in the picturesque village of Scorton, near Garstang and gateway to the Trough of Bowland, is The Barn - the award winning shopping experience. A plant & garden centre, gift shop, coffee bar and orchard garden but has a lot more to offer its visitors.

Barton Grange Garden Centre

Barton Grange Garden Centre - 6.4 miles / 17 minutes

If ever a garden centre had the 'wow factor', then the gorgeous Barton Grange Garden Centre is it. From the moment you step into the houseplant department with its stunning gazebo, through to the fabulous, all-weather outdoor plant area, you can't fail to be inspired by our award-winning displays.

Best Western Garstang Country Hotel, Garstang, Lancashire

Best Western Garstang Country Hotel - 4.3 miles / 12 minutes

With 2 menus and a daily specials board. Our 'All day menu' is served from 7 am till 9.30pm and our Evening 'Kingfisher menu' orders taken from between 6.00pm till 9.00pm. Our menus are designed to suite all tastes and vegetarian dishes are always available. We also have an 18 hole ‘pay and play’ golf course, built in 1991 which has now become a well established and respected golf facility for golf in the North West.

The Bellfower, Garstang, Lancashire

The Bellflower, Garstang - 2.9 miles / 8 minutes

Welcome to the Bellflower, Garstang situated on the A6. It’s the perfect stop off for those long journeys ahead. We serve a great value 2 for 1 menu and have a choice of specials daily plus there’s a Gluten FREE menu available if required. We now have a free wifi connection for work or play so surfing is not a problem when having a relaxing drink here. A family friendly pub with an inside under 5 play area and out side play area for those glorious summer days. Why not come along to our patio area and make the most of our full table service? The Bellflower is the perfect place to relax while we do all the work! We look forward to welcoming you very soon.

Pipers Restaurant, Garstang, Lancashire

Pipers Restaurant, Garstang - 3.6 miles / 11 minutes

Opened by head Chef Ian Piper (formerly head chef at The Villa) and wife Shelley, the food served is modern English in style with a focus on local produce. The restaurant itself is situated on the main high street of the picturesque market town of Garstang, the world’s first Fair Trade town, and as such Pipers strives to support this ethical stance by using fair trade produce wherever it can. The unique building dates back to the eighteenth century and still retains it quaint character and charm.

Cobble Hey, Claughton, Garstang, Lancashire

Cobble Hey, Claughton - 7.2 miles / 20 minutes

In just eight years, this working farm has become the setting for a beautiful country garden. What was once an area for grazing sheep is now bursting with colour and life. This large, tranquil garden contains a wide range of natural environments including a cottage garden, woodland, ponds and streams, rockeries and lawns. Sit on the patio and enjoy the peace of the afternoon, or walk through the orchard full of summer fruits; visit the formal parterre with its box and yew hedges or just take in the magnificent views.

Bowland Wild Boar Park, Chipping, Lancashire

Bowland Wild Boar Park, Chipping - 17.4 miles / 47 minutes

See and feed our wildlife which includes Deer, Llamas, Goats. We have lots for kids to do including pedal tractor area, tractor rides, play area, lamb Llama and deer feeding (when available). Picturesque walks in the Trough of Bowland by the river Hodder and visit our cafe for home made food and our own special home reared Wild Boar meat.

The Priory at Scorton, Lancashire

The Priory at Scorton - 5.5 miles / 14 minutes

Enjoy the atmosphere in our popular Cafe Bar and experience the sumptuous food in our Restaurant. Everything is freshly made using locally sourced produce. We serve breakfast, lunch and dinner every day.

Crofters Hotel, Cabus near Garstang, Lancashire

Crofters Hotel, Cabus, near Garstang - 3.6 miles / 10 minutes

We have two cloices for diners. The Crofters Brasserie aims to bring you the best of local and British produce cooked with flair and immagination, complemented with an extensive wine list. The Crofter's Tavern offer an extensive menu in relaxed surroundings and serves food Monday - Friday: 12.00pm - 9.30pm and Saturday - Sunday: 12.00pm - 9.30pm


Within the historic market town of Garstang you will discover the following services

  • Butcher
  • Grocer
  • Doctor's Surgery
  • Lounge Bars
  • Post Office
  • Take Aways
  • Tourist Information & Discovery Centre
  • Weekly Market on Thursday
  • Baker
  • Hardware Store
  • Garage
  • Restaurants & Hotels
  • Various Shops
  • Lancaster Canal & Day Boat Hire
  • Garstang Swimming Pool

Leisure & Pleasure - North View Caravan Park is ideally located for;

Garstang 5 Minutes Fishing 2 Minutes
The Lake District 35 Minutes Blackpool 20 Minutes
Trough of Bowland 15 Minutes Trafford Centre 50 Minutes
Lancaster Canal 5 Minutes Yorkshire Dales 45 Minutes
Historic Lancaster 20 Minutes Scorton 10 Minutes
WE ARE FULLY OPEN for the 2017 season FROM 1st March. our prices per night are only £16.00 (up to 4 persons). £1.50 extra per person per night.
OUR CARAVAN & MOTORHOME CLUB CERTIFICATED LOCATION IS OPEN ALL YEAR (Caravan & Motorhome Club members only) and our PRIVATE SITE closes on the 4th January and re-opens on the 1st March annually.

Whilst visiting North View Caravan Site stop and see Kaiser our rabbit in his run. 

We look forward to welcoming you to our family run, beautiful site.
                                                      Karen , Andrew and the McCormick family



Set in private gardens with exclusive use of hot tub and lovely decking area and overlooking North View grounds and pond.A time to relax and unwind, and enjoy the experience, whatever the weather...  Prices start from only £10.00 per hour for 2 people,£15.00 for max of 4 people.Private shower room available for changing facilities - included in hire cost, and bath sheets/ towels are available for hire if required, at a small cost. Over 16 years old only. PLEASE ASK KAREN OR ANDREW FOR DETAILS AND TO BOOK YOUR SLOT.


The Barn at Scorton - Plants, gifts,Coffee shop and Orchard Garden - lovely food and great gift ideas
Cobble Hey Gardens - animals,beautiful gardens, refreshments.
Old Holly Farm - animals, childrens play barn, refreshments, gift shop.
Bowland Wild Boar Park - Feed the animals, picnics, walks, enjoy the wildlife, cafe on site.
Blackpool Zoo - what a fantastic day out !
Lancaster canal - beautiful walks along our unspoilt canal banks - a real treat !
Garstang Swimming Centre
Garstang Leisure Centre.
The Caravan Club