Paul and Diana welcome you to the Foresters Arms.

The Foresters Arms is a Grade II listed property, located in the picturesque village of Carlton-in-Coverdale in the North Yorkshire Dales. Nestled under the peaks of Roova Crags and Penhill, Carlton is only six miles from Leyburn and is set within The Yorkshire Dales National Park.

Named after the Foresters Friendly Society, this 250-year-old inn is a welcome rest for the weary traveller. It is convenient for many local attractions in the Dales and there are excellent walks in the beautiful countryside around Carlton. We are also on the Yorkshire Dales Cycle Way with several routes that will definitely help keep you fit!


We are accepting bookings for our three beautiful rooms from 8th August 2022, under new management. We accept single night stays Monday to Thursday. Minimum 2 night bookings Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Dogs are permitted in the Double and Twin rooms. However, the King room is pet free. Cost of pet is £10.00 per visit.

Our rooms all feature 32inch wall mounted tv's. Tea and coffee making facilities. Underfloor heating. Fresh milk in your mini fridge, and delicious home cooked Yorkshire breakfast.

We recommend booking direct on this website using the "Book Now" buttons, which attracts a 15% discount.


Exclusive! The Foresters Arms is one of the few pubs in Yorkshire to stock the drink of the gods - no, not mead - Theakston's Old Peculiar in the keg.


Opening Times

Mon 5pm to 11pm
Tue 5pm to 11pm
Wed Noon to 11pm
Thu Noon to 11pm
Fri Noon to 11pm
Sat Noon to 11pm
Sun Noon to 11pm


Food is served during the following times:

Mon 5pm to 8:30pm
Tue 5pm to 8:30pm
Wed Noon to 2:30pm 5pm to 8:30pm
Thu Noon to 2:30pm 5pm to 8:30pm
Fri Noon to 2:30pm 5pm to 8:30pm
Sat Noon to 2:30pm 5pm to 8:30pm
Sun Noon to 4pm