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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 events

29-31 March 2019

Spring Retreat in the Yorkshire Dales

A weekend of relaxation, yoga, Pilates and walking with Sue Bailey. Set in the heartland of the Yorkshire Dales National Park High Trenhouse will be our tranquil home for a weekend of relaxation, walks, yoga, Pilates and amazing food and hospitality.

For more details please contact us or

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 events27-31 May 2019

Yorkshire Dales Photo Workshop

Join renowned photographer Nick Jenkins for one of his outstanding photography workshops. Come and photograph sunrises, hay meadows, wild flowers and the Dales at their very best!

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Open events10-19 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

Open events2-5 July 2019


A transformational programme for leaders transitioning from middle to senior management. Imagine:

* Self-awareness like you’ve never had before
* A fundamental shift in your leadership mindset
* A clear vision of what kind of leader you want to be
* Increased capacity for leadership action
* Tools and techniques to enable change
* Delivered clear ROI to your organisation
Led by world class coaches, it is a unique programme, based on experience and research, underpinned by a coaching based approach and includes a 4 day immersive experience.

 Next course is starting soon. For full details 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.

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Open events6-8 September 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 events27-29 September 2019

RELAAAX Autumn Retreat with Kath Reade

Qi Gong, Meditation and Sound Healing Weekend.

Cultivate inner peace and well being. 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 events11-13 October 2019

Nourishment for Mind, Body and Spirit

Join me for a weekend in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales and give your Mind, Body and Spirit a chance to recharge. With this weekend of wellness allow yourself this time to escape the daily pressures and stresses that life can throw in our way. You can do as much or as little as you want with sessions including: Yoga, Gong Sound Bath, Trigger Point Pilates, Guided meditation, Chakra Dancing

For further information and to book see

Open events25-27 October 2019

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 events29 December 2019 – 2 January 2020

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:

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