Experience, escape, enjoy. Take your pick from a range of activities in the landscapes we care for. It's easy to make the most of being outdoors with us


The wonder of winter walks

Winter is a great time to get out and explore the landscape and see things in a different light. Alan Power, the head gardener at Stourhead - and his dog - take us on one of their favourite walks in this video.

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Running on St Ives beach, Cornwall

Nine ways National Trust membership can make you fitter 

Swap the treadmill for the coastline, forests, parkland and moors. Find out how National Trust membership could be your ticket to a more active lifestyle - as well as helping to protect the places you love to explore.

Ideas for families

Child playing with winter leaves in the gardens

50 things top activities to do in winter 

Winter is the perfect time for playing in the snow, stargazing, bird watching, cooking on a campfire and lots more.

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An autumnal ride at Ashridge Herts

Horse riding 

Horse riding is a great way to see our places, along our network of permitted bridleways and at special events throughout the year.

Cycling in the Lake District


From best routes for little legs and days out for the family to mountain bike terrains and Sky Rides, we have the perfect cycling adventure for you.

Children enjoying an autumn geocache hunt

What is geocaching? 

Looking to turn your walk into a real family adventure? Try one of the geocaching activities at our places. It’s a treasure hunt for the digital generation, where you can explore the outdoors and discover new places.

Activities at our places

Take part in your favourite activity or sport at some amazing landscapes