Family fun on the Skyline

There's so much to do on the Bath Skyline. Try out the family discovery trail, run wild in the woodland play area, or try out any of the other great activities. Get some ideas here.

Girl with a frog in her hand

50 Things To Do Before You're 11 and 3/4

Take the chance to reconnect with nature and have a play in the great outdoors with these ’50 things to do before you’re 11¾’ activities. You can pick up your own 50 Things booklet at our roving purple shepherd’s hut (manned most weekends) and start ticking off challenges like den building and bug hunting while you roam the Bath Skyline.

Two GPS devices on table used for geocaching

High-tech treasure hunt

If you love following clues, and hunting out treasure, turn your walk on the skyline into an adventure and look for our four geocaches. Designed to suit all ages, the whole family can participate. Find the coordinates for our geocaches on Just bring a handheld GPS or use a free geocaching app for Android or iPhone and you’re ready to start treasure hunting.

 Fairy door number 15 of the fairy and elf trail

Long Wood elf and fairy foray

Can you find all 15 fairy doors at the Fairy Foray on the Bath Skyline's Family Discovery Trail.

Children on the see-saw planks at the Woodland Play Area

Family Discovery Trail

Fairies, geocaches and 50 Things wait for you in the woods on Claverton Down. There's a pushchair friendly 2 mile walk, or a natural play area to run around in.

Children running around a den

How to get to there

We've made up a simple information sheet with a map showing you how to get to Long Wood and the fairy trail, and the woodland play area