Other badges you can earn nearby
- Roll down a really big hill
- Balance on a fallen tree
- Eat blackberries growing in the wild
- Make a grass trumpet
- Climb a huge hill
- Track wild animals
- Call an owl
- Go sledging in winter
- Fly a kite
- Find your way with a map and compass
Wet weather activities
Ideas for rainy days
Don't let the weather spoil your fun. Put your waterproofs on and get your wellies out because you're going to get wet.
Try and stay dry by finding the best places to shelter in the garden. Shelter in style beside the amazing mural in the Italian House or make use of the giant trees along the beech alley.
Watch the thousands of tadpoles swimming in our pools in spring. Don't be too squeamish though - they make a tasty treat for our rare great crested newts.