Historic Water Chute and Boating Lake

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Bring back childhood memories of holidays to Scarborough and ride the Historic Water chute. Listed as one of the top 10 Vintage Seaside Attractions by The Guardian the historic chute is now operated by the North Bay Railway Company and we have re-vitalised it for operation, for many years to come. It is one of only three left in the country, the others being the original one in Wicksteed Park, Kettering and Hull’s East Park.

Our other attractions include Miniature Railway, Sky Trail Adventure, Water Walking Ball, Boating Lake, Boatman’s Tavern, Glass House Café/Bar and Scampi Shack.

Water walkers enable you to experience the feeling of actually walking on water.

Our pedal boats are also available for hire May – September.

Guide Prices

Water Chute £2.50 per person (two rides).

Boating Lake £4 per boat.

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Facilities for hearing impaired
  • Facilities for visually impaired

Catering

  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments
  • Picnic site

Children

  • Children welcome

Groups

  • Facilities for groups

Parking

  • Parking with charge

Property Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted
  • Gift shop
  • Public toilets
  • Smoking not allowed

Target Markets

  • Coach parties accepted

Map & Directions

Road Directions

By Road: Based next to the North Bay Railway on Burniston Road, Scarborough. Plenty of parking opposite.  

Public Transport Directions

The nearest railway station is Scarborough, which is 1 mile away.

Historic Water Chute and Boating Lake

Type:Theme Park

Northstead Manor Gardens, Burniston Road, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO12 6PF
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Tel01723 368791

Awards

  • Yorkshire AwardsWelcome To Yorkshire Member Welcome To Yorkshire Member 2016
  • Yorkshire AwardsDiscover Yorkshire Coast local members logo Discover Yorkshire Coast local members logo 2017

Opening Times

Season (7 Sept 2020 - 23 Oct 2020)
DayTimes
Monday - FridayClosed
Saturday - Sunday10:30 - 16:00
Season (24 Oct 2020 - 1 Nov 2020)
DayTimes
Monday10:30 - 16:00
Tuesday - Thursday10:30 - 15:30
Friday - Sunday10:30 - 16:00
Season (24 Oct 2020 - 1 Nov 2020)
DayTimes
Monday - SaturdayOpen
Sunday00:00
Season (11 July 2021 - 6 Sept 2021)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:30

* **To avoid disappointment, for current opening times, prices and any new admission policies, please visit the business website which may contain new information.**

Open weekends from 28th March – 10th July, every day 11th July - 6th September, then weekends 7th September – 1st November 2020. Plus open every day during local school holidays.

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