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Enjoy fully serviced group accommodation at High Trenhouse in the magnificent Yorkshire Dales. It is your ideal venue for management workshops, away-days, team-building, executive retreats and off-site events. At weekends and holidays High Trenhouse can be enjoyed by leisure groups for walking, yoga, painting and other activities.

Great care and attention to detail go into providing supportive yet un-obtrusive hospitality with a quality of ambience that adds value for organisers and participants alike. Because High Trenhouse is so wonderfully located in the heart of unspoiled countryside, you have many possible excursions right from the door.

Forthcoming Open Events

Open events5 October 2018

Make Space for Co-creation

Open Day for consultants, facilitators and change agents

10.30am – 2.30pm with interactive workshop and network opportunities.

A joint event for members of CMI, IAF, CIPD, IOD and others with an interest in developing management capability. Benefit from a 90 minute workshop and networking with people from other groups, topped by a delicious lunch and with the added opportunity to tour this unique residential centre.

To book click here

Open events12-14 October 2018

RELAAAX Weekend Retreat with Kath Reade

Qi Gong, Meditation and Sound Healing Weekend.

Rest and restore your life force energy. Relax and reach for your dreams in luxurious surroundings.
Lovely meals and en-suite rooms, surrounded by spectacular nature

 For further information click here

Open events19-21 October 2018

Autumn Yoga Retreat

Set high on the hilltops of the Yorkshire Dales and surrounded by beautiful scenery, our group will have exclusive access to the building and surroundings of this remote and peaceful location. All your needs will be catered for on our healthy holistic weekend. Get outside and enjoy the fresh country air whilst taking in panoramic views, let all your stresses dissolve away during relaxing sessions of yoga and make friends over dinner whilst tasting rustic wholesome food. Included is: 6 Yoga Sessions, guided walks, all meals and accommodation, as well as use of onsite sauna. Book online at

Open events2-4 November 2018

Thinking and Perceiving Weekend Retreat

Enjoy a weekend of relaxation, reflection and exploration with John Varney
Join a small and friendly group for this loosely structured event with a light hand on the tiller.

Share in talks, guided relaxation and visualisation, conversations and dialogue along with space to be and excursions into the natural beauty of Malham Moor.

More information; click here

 Open events29 December 2018 – 2 January 2019

Celebrate New Year with Walking Women at High Trenhouse

Enjoy the fabulous scenery of the Yorkshire Dales in all its winter splendour. We will have a choice of gentle and intermediate walks each day to allow you to move between the grades, to take it easy or stretch according to how you feel.

For more information ring 0114 241 2774 or follow this link:

Open events22-24 March 2019

A two-night Mindfulness Retreat

The Mindfulspace Wellbeing Company have designed a Mindfulness programme in inspiring and beautiful natural surroundings with like-minded people. Activities include indoor and outdoor Meditation, Yoga, Mindfulness workshop, Pilates, Sauna, Mindful walking, Hiking, Vision board Workshop, Mindful Art Work Shop, Gong Sound Bath and treatment upgrades. Activities are optional but rest is compulsory.

For more details please contact us or see:

Open events3-5 May 2019

Fitness Retreat with Julie Barrow

  • Fancy getting away for a few days?
  • Burning those unwanted Easter calories?
  • Detoxing the system and getting your summer body prepped?

Then my fitness retreat is what YOU need – all abilities welcome. This retreat includes pilates, yoga, morning boot camps, walks, macro based food – nutrition seminar and, of course, all the comfort, tranquillity and natural beauty of High Trenhouse
For further information contact Julie Barrow on 07876 491691 click here


8-10 May 2019

The MRL Method

This 10 month programme is designed to help museums and heritage organisations be better led; entrepreneurial, culturally valuable and effective in the 21st Century. We focus on the leader, using a well developed Resilience Methodology which takes a 360° view of resilience. Starting with a residential at High Trenhouse in May 2019. Open for applications now. 

For further information click here

Open events 10-19 May 2019 (women)

14-23 June 2019 (men)

A Sabbatical for life

The Recess College is a unique and life-enhancing leadership programme: Leadership in a changing world.  It is specially designed for senior executive managers, aspiring managers and highly achieving professionals from every sector. It is for those who wish to discover more of who they really are, so they gain greater focus in their life and work.

For further information click here

Open events12-16 August 2019

Painting with feeling with Carole Baker RBSA

This 4-day (4-night) painting holiday will consist of some en plein air painting so we gather source material in the form of sketches, photographs and written note, as well as painting in the studio. We will sketch in watercolours and pen and produce finished paintings in acrylics and mixed media.

For further information see:

Open events27-29 September 2019

Health and Healing Retreat

Join Chloe Ward on a blissful retreat in the peaceful Yorkshire Dales for a weekend of health and healing. Leave everything behind and let everything go and allow your mind, body and soul to return to its natural rhythm and balance
Arrival 4pm Friday – Depart 5pm Sunday
For further information click here

If you have difficulty contacting the event organisers, please contact Sue at High Trenhouse.