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High Trenhouse provides fully serviced group accommodation in the magnificent Yorkshire Dales and is the ideal venue for management courses, art workshops and educational retreats.

Great care and attention to detail go into providing supportive yet un-obtrusive hospitality and a quality of ambience that adds value for course providers and participants alike.

Forthcoming Open Events

14-17 April 2017 Yorkshire Dales Easter Break with Walking Women
Join us to experience the beautiful scenery of the Yorkshire Dales -rolling hills with striking rocky outcrops, dramatic scars cutting through the limestone, pretty villages and the occasional stone barn dotting the landscape. Gentle and intermediate walks each day plus plenty of time to enjoy the facilities at High Trenhouse – great food, sauna, bar and conservatory with garden views. This break is for Lesbians only. For more information ring 0114 241 2774 or follow this link to our website:
10 – 12 May 2017 Museums & Resilient Leadership Programme 2016-2017
The Museums and Resilient Leadership Programme is a unique course designed to develop you as a new kind of leading museum professional. The Programme draws on a wealth of knowledge and insight about leadership in the cultural and commercial sectors. It puts this learning at your disposal to help you become a cultural leader for the 21st Century; resilient and entrepreneurial.Funded by Arts Council England (ACE) through the West Midlands Museum Partnership Major Partner Museum programme, MRL commences in May 2016 and concludes in March 2017. Led by Black Country Living Museum, it uses a highly innovative workshop format including two residentials, a number of site visits and an overseas study visit. It is fully funded by ACE, though there is a small registration cost to your organisation. 14 places are available; 5 will be selected from the East Midlands, 5 from the West Midlands and 4 from elsewhere in England.Find out more at
15-16 June 2017 Deeper Leadership
A nine month learning journey with 4 residential modules facilitated by John Varney and Jeff Jackson. For people in positions of responsibility seeking new levels of capability and wishing to create sustainable value in their organisations.
Further 3 dates, September, November & January in consultation with participants. Further information click here
21-24 July 2017 Discover the Dales
Come and enjoy a great four-day house-party walking holiday with Jonathan Smith. Let Jonathan guide you through some of the finest scenery in the Dales, introducing you to thousands of years of history and to the rich folklore of this wonderful area. Come home to the peace and comfort of High Trenhouse and relax in good company. Further information click here
14 – 18 August 2017 Painting with feeling With Carole Baker RBSA
This 4-day (4-night) painting holiday will consist of some en plein painting, gathering source material in the form of sketches, photographs and written notes and painting in the studio. We will sketch in watercolours and pen and produced finished paintings in acrylics and mixed media. For further information see:
8 – 11 September 2017 “Capture to Print” Landscape Photography Workshop under the personal direction of the internationally renowned landscape photographer David Noton.
We’re delighted to be returning again to the incomparably situated High Trenhouse in September 2017 to run our latest “Capture to Print” Landscape Photography Workshop. We have run many courses based at High Trenhouse over the years and have been consistently impressed with the hospitality, the quality of the food, the comfort and the warmth of the welcome, not to mention the unique ambience and setting. With the captivating scenery of the Yorkshire Dales all around High Trenhouse, it is the perfect venue for our photography courses. find out more
13 – 15 October 2017 Marie Thompson Yoga
Another weekend of yoga and relaxation at High Trenhouse whose hospitality is second to none. It is a place filled with peace and tranquility perfectly suited to our needs.Marie is a fully qualified British Wheel of Yoga tutor with over 30 years of teaching experience and whose aim is to make everyone’s experience of yoga one of joy and personal growth.Our weekend will consist of several optional yoga sessions where we will explore postures(asana), breathing practices (pranayama), meditation and deep relaxation (yoga nidra). There will also be the opportunity to go walking in the beautiful surrounding countryside and in the evening perhaps relax and enjoy a drink and chat in the cosy lounge.For further information and to secure your place contact Marie:
Tel: 01377 270378

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