The farm boasts its own trout fishing lakes and has an area set aside for clay pigeon shooting. Expert tuition can be provided. The farm also hires out bikes and plays host to several equestrian events and competitions through the year.
Thornton Lodge Farm welcomes guests who wish to bring their own horses on holiday. The farm has excellent stabling facilities and fenced areas for turning out after riding. The farm is connected to an extensive network of bridleways offering some of the best hacking in the country. A UK Riders & Northern Chases Course runs along the perimeter of the farm. A schooling field, dressage arena and show jumping area are all available for hire.