Things to see & do

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What's on

We have a regular programme of guided walks, family activity days throughout the holidays, and special events such as star-gazing. Whether you prefer flip flops or muddy boots we've got events at Clent Hills that you're sure to enjoy.

Don't miss

  • Bacon butties at Nimmings car park cafe, but come hungry!
  • An ever-changing pallette of colours, with bluebells in spring, foxgloves in summer, and autumnal splendour as the leaves fall.
  • Getting your bearings at the toposcope. Is that Birmingham or Bromsgrove?
  • The magnificent old beech tree on the easy access route from Nimmings, and the majestic spread of it's enormous branches
  • The pond in Stu's Spinney, a 5 minute walk from Nimmings cafe. Bring your net and hunt for newts!

Join the 2014 Great British Walk

Take a Great British Walk with us to enjoy the seasonal splendour of Autumn. As well as our regular guided walks we have an extra-long 9 mile ramble in October to discover 'Backwards Views of Clent'.

Voices from Clent and the Archway project

Who’s watching you from the top of our welcome arch?

Who’s watching you from the top of our welcome arch?

A carved wooden archway welcomes visitors to Clent, and looking closely you will see the words and thoughts of local walkers inscribed onto the wood. These words come from 'Poem to Clent', a dedication to Clent Hills written by the appointed Artist in Residence Helen Calcutt, forged from personal reflections and interviews with visitors. The Archway stands over the easy access path, recently renovated by our volunteer team to ensure everyone can enjoy these much-loved Hills.
 

Best of the '50 things' to do at Clent

  • replace this! © Bill Phillips

    4. Build a den

    Terriffic teepees, brilliant bivvies..it's all possible in the Natural Play Area, so get building...

  • Cheerful additions to a summer sky © National Trust

    7. Fly a kite

    Hold on tight, and let your spirits soar with your kite

  • Weather watching is also great fun © David Noton

    27. Go star gazing

    Why not join us for a special night with the Birmingham Astronomical Society in September?

  • 49. Find a geocache

    Are you part of this worldwide hi-tech treasure hunt? We are! Click on the link to join the adven...

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