What is Big Sheep and Little Cow Farm?

Big Sheep and Little Cow Farm is a farm park set in gorgeous Bedale, North Yorkshire. The farm has an indoor and outdoor setting, with fantastic play areas where you can burn some energy! It offers a unique, hands-on experience with its smaller animals for adults and children, making it a perfect day out for animal lovers!

Opening Times

The farm is open 7 days a week during school holidays and Wednesday- Sunday during term time.

Things to do at Big Sheep and Little Cow Farm

The farm is packed with all kinds of farmyard fun! Wander around the farm and make some animal friends! Animals around the farm include:

  • Ferrets
  • Llamas
  • Chinchillas
  • Pigs
  • Sheep
  • Hedgehogs
  • And more!

If you visit during spring and summertime, you might be lucky enough to see some baby animals! Are you interested in making your little one more comfortable around animals? Why not book yourselves onto one of their Baby and Toddler sessions? Interact with the animals by feeding and stroking them to help to build your child’s confidence! For more information, click here!

Wanting to let off some steam? Then visit one of Big Sheep and Little Cow Farm’s play areas! The Woolly Jumper Play Barn has all kinds of fun. The Woolly Jumper Play Barn has soft play and ball pits for under 3’s in a designated area. For the older explorers, the Play Barn has rope slides, tunnels and climbable platforms!

If the weather is fine, why not jump on a barrel ride or hop in one of the electric go-karts? Big Sheep and Little Cow Farm also has a large sandpit where you can build more sandcastles than you can count!

Feeling peckish? Why not visit the onsite café for a coffee and bite to eat? Put your feet up while the kids play and take in the gorgeous Yorkshire countryside. Or, if the sun is shining, nestle down for a picnic!


The farm is wheelchair friendly and has onsite parking. Not only this but the farm also has disabled toilets and baby changing facilities.

Looking for something to do nearby? Why not visit Thorp Perrow?

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