With the range of specialist retailers to browse at one of the best day out Yorkshire destinations, Xscape, you’ll be prepared for an active spring and summer ahead. From camping equipment and walking shoes to running clothes and electric bikes, the shops in-centre have all the accessories you could imagine for the likes of camping trips, festivals, cycling holidays or just a good old family day out Yorkshire spent in the great outdoors.

Ellis Brigham

Ellis Brigham, whilst being known for its exceptional snow sports gear Yorkshire, is paradise for anyone who loves the outdoors in summer as well as winter. Their expert team offers genuinely helpful advice and their products are of only the highest quality. The cover all aspects of life in the outdoors, including endless selections of camping equipment, fit-for-purpose clothing and a host of accessories. If you’re looking for products such as sleeping bags, tents, duffel bags, camping cookware, waterproofs etc., Ellis Brigham has it all. When you visit Xscape to explore the many things to do Yorkshire in the centre, be sure to pop in for a browse. The store is toward the back of the centre, by Volcano Falls Adventure Golf.


Trespass is also a popular place to go for snow sports gear Yorkshire. However, it is similarly the ideal place to go to shop festival essentials. With summer coming up, many people are planning to pack up their clothes and tents and head to a music festival, but at this kind of event, it’s important to be prepared. In the rain, festivals can quickly go from being a bundle of fun to a muddy nightmare! You need to be prepared for all weather conditions, and Trespass has crucial items such as pack-away waterproofs, lightweight sleeping bags, sun protection and water bottles. With festivals being one of the most popular things to do Yorkshire over the summer these days, you should visit sooner rather than later to pick up your checklist of festival essentials.


Those who love to run will know how much of a difference it makes when you have good-quality attire. With this in mind, Sweatshop is a runner’s heaven. It’s packed with the latest equipment and stylish yet practical clothing, and it is known for its specialist running shoe fitting service. On your day out Yorkshire at Xscape, this place is definitely worth a visit.

As well as offering a specialist shoe fitting service, Sweatshop offers a sports bra fitting service. They maintain that a good sports bra is just as important a well-fitted pair of running shoes, so no matter which level of ability you’re at, you should ensure you’re kitted out with properly-fitting attire from your head to your feet.

Evans Cycles

A store that’s not at all focused on snow sports gear Yorkshire but rather on all things cycling is Evans Cycles. If you’re a keen cyclist, you’ll love this place. They have a range of models as well as clothing, accessories, repairs, trade-ins and Zwift, an online game which you can try out in the shop to test your speed and agility. It even connects you to other cycling enthusiasts all over the world.

The most popular product in the cycling world this summer is the electric bike, and Evans Cycles has plenty to choose from. These bikes give you assistance where you need it, therefore allowing you to spend longer on your bike rides. They’re fantastic for improving fitness and especially helpful when climbing hills!

If you’re interested in the range of things to do Yorkshire at Xscape and the stores they have to shop, make your visit as soon as possible. There’s plenty of activities and restaurants to mix and match to make it a day out to remember.