SatNav Code: BD23 1UD.
As you approach Skipton, follow signs to the auction mart and the AA road signs.
From M1 (Travelling North)
M1, M62 west, M606 to Bradford, A650 to Keighley,
A629 to Skipton.
From M6 (Travelling North)
M65 to end, A56 to Skipton.
From M6 (Travelling South)
A65 to Skipton.
Crafts in the Pen is set in a working cattle mart. The exhibition area is covered but please wrap up warm.
The nearest station is Skipton. Train arrive regularly from both Leeds and Bradford.
Trains arrive on a frequent basis from all other stops on the Airedale line, including Bingley and Saltaire.
There is a taxi rank outside both Skipton rail and bus stations.
The fare is around £7 each way.
You can call Stations Taxis on 01756 700 777.
Skipton Auction Mart has 500 free parking spaces, with disabled parking spaces at the front.
You can walk from Skipton train station in around 15 to 20 minutes, but this does include two sets of stairs.
Cross the road and go over the bridge. Enter Aireville Park. Follow the path past the leisure centre and The Skipton Academy. Walk up the steps into Craven College. Go through to the back of the car park until you see a long set of steps heading downhill to Skipton Auction Mart.
The overflow car park is unavailable this year, which is why tickets are being sold in time slots.
If you don't fancy driving, we are working on arranging coach trips to Crafts in the Pen 2023.
We are currently in discussions with a couple of different coach companies to provide this.
Once the details have been finalised we will make an announcement on our Facebook page and update this page of the website with a link and phone number to book.