Keith and Lesley Sharpe welcome you to the Foresters Arms.

Keith and Lesley

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 attractionsin the Dales and there are excellent walks in the beautiful countryside around Carlton. We are also on the Yorkshire Dales Cycle Waywith several routes that will definitely help keep you fit!


We are accepting bookings for our three beautiful rooms from 17th May. 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. Welcome glass of Port on arrival. 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 10% discount.


Feeling hungry? You will when you smell the alluring aromas coming from our kitchen! Check out our menus page for listings of our luchtime and evening menus.


Exclusive! The foresters 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 Closed 6pm to 11pm
Tue Closed 6pm to 11pm
Wed Closed 6pm to 11pm
Thu 12pm to 3pm 6pm to 11pm
Fri 12pm to 3pm 6pm to 12am
Sat 12pm to 12am*
Sun 12pm to 4pm 7pm to 11pm*

*Times may vary