Hillside Rural Activities Park (HRAP) Knayton, near Thirsk is a wonderful 28 acre site purchased with the help of grants and legacies and includes an area owned by the Hillside Scout Group.


HRAP is a well used community park and is a registered charity (1110968)



The facilities include a full-sized football pitch with space for marked out smaller pitches, a cricket pitch and pavilion with changing facilities and three tennis courts with a clubhouse.


A well-equipped children's play area and outdoor gym are also popular at the park. We are also proud to have on site a public access defibrillator.



HRAP can be hired for a variety of outdoor events, competitions and social functions. There is ample space for hosting an event and for camping within the grounds. Within the main building are toilets, showers and changing rooms all of which can also be made available. Previous events have included music festivals, dog agility and flyball events, gymkhanas, weddings and sporting events such as cross country