Things to see & do

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What's on

Is it time to kick the dust off your walking boots? Are your kids bouncing off the walls? We've got activities for everyone at Kinver Edge this summer, so let's get outside.

Don't miss

  • The children's natural play trail, just follow signs for the Adder Adventure Trail
  • The volunteers' veg plot outside the Rock Houses, can you recognise what's growing?
  • Nanny's Rock, named after a reclusive inhabitant who made herbal potions. You can buy a map from the cafe for directions to this beautiful look-out point.
  • The brand new toposcope in the Iron Age Hillfort. Which way is Stourbridge? Or New York?

Join in the '50 things' challenge!

’50 Things’ 

Have you heard of our favourite '50 things to do before you're 11 3/4'? Check out the list of our top outdoors activities and come to our summer events to join in the challenge!

7. Fly a kite

Child flying a kite © National Trust Images/David Levenson

The open heathland of Kinver Edge is perfect for letting your kite soar...how high can you fly?

29. Explore a cave

Children love to explore the Rock Houses © National Trust Images/David Levenson

We have abandoned caves, restored Victorian caves, even a cave with a tea-room in! Look at the ceilings to see the sandy layers that prove how these homes used to be sand dunes.

31. Hunt for bugs

What wildlife will you discover? © Robert Ledbury

Our woodland is home to all sorts of creepy crawlies, and the heath has over 300 types of moth! Check under logs, amongst the gorse, and in the sky around you for brilliant bugs.

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