'50 things to do before you're 11¾' 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' activity sheet 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' activities are 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.
No 4 Build a den No 6 Go welly wandering No 44 Watch a bird - in the wood you'll find a hide to sit and await the visiting birds No 31 Make friends with a bug No 34 Discover wild animal clues
No 4 Build a den No 5 Skim a stone No 17 Set up a snail race No 25 Join nature's band No 31 Make friends with a bug
No 12 Have fun with sticks No 13 Make a mud creation No 18 Create some wild art No 21 Forage for wild food No 44 Watch a bird
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 '50 things', 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.