50 things to do before you're 11 3/4 at Boarstall Duck Decoy
Throughout the year, there are plenty of outdoor activities for the kids to get stuck into at the Decoy. Flick through our seasonal top ticks and grab a 50 things scrapbook to start your challenge when you arrive.
The great outdoors
It's undeniable we all need to run off some steam, get some fresh air and recharge our batteries to live a happy healthy life. If you're looking to get the kids closer to nature, the 50 things challenge is a great way to get started. They can explore, build their confidence and enjoy getting to know new skills. Best of all, they'll certainly be ready for bed in the evening.
Seasonal top picks
Make the most of the year by setting the family a challenge to come back, enjoy the seasons and try new things. We've selected our top five activities from the 50 things for each season. Flick through the gallery to discover them all.
1. Build a den 2. Go bird watching - in the wood you'll find a hide to sit and await the visiting birds 3. Track wild animals 4. Hunt for bugs 5. Run around in the rain
1. Hold a scary beast 2.Set up a snail race 3. Make a grass trumpet 4. Skim a stone 5. Build a den
1. Create some wild art 2. Pick blackberries growing in the wild 3. Catch a falling leaf 4. Make a mud pie 5. Make a trail with sticks
We're closed throughout the winter, we suggest you head to the gardens of Stowe, where icy challenges of the 50 things await. Have fun!
Get the low down
If you're new to the 50 things challenge, want to find some inspiration for more places to visit and to take a look at the full list, open the door to a world of family fun here. Be sure to visit Boarstall Duck Decoy along your way, see you soon.