The historic West Yorkshire market town of Otley is packed with interesting things to do, from ancient paleolithic history to a number of quirky independent shops. Wander our cobbled streets to discover the town – and download one of our trail maps to help guide you along the way. Some of them can be picked up from either the Council offices on Orchard Gate or at shops around the town.

Best of trail
Highlights from the other trails for those with limited time or looking for a whirlwind tour of the best Otley has to offer (2 pages).

History trail
Take this journey through time from before Otley’s origins in the Neolithic era to the Industrial Revolution and the Otley invention that changed the world (2 pages).

Unique shopping trail
Quirky shops, fantastic boutiques and the best pork pies in Yorkshire – this trail has it all (2 pages).

Family riverside trail
Otley’s Wharfemeadows Park by the River Wharfe is home to a number of great things for all the family to do. This trail also has a number of activities for the little ones (2 pages).

Arts trail
Otley is home to some great galleries and amazing works of public art. Eight of the best of them can be found on this trail (one page)