Winter walking family trails

Child, and family looking at a trail sheet

Navigate the stars with our winter walking trail in the gardens

Walking garden Trail

Stars were vital for Francis Drake to navigate his way around the world using star constellations as his guide.

Family Trails
Child, and family looking at a trail sheet
Family Trails

Find all 13 star constellations around the garden and mark them onto your star chart to reveal a constellation that was close to Sir Francis Drakes heart.

Find them all and get a special star sticker from Visitor Welcome. 

Follow the stars like Sir Francis Drake
Trail board with information about the star trail
Follow the stars like Sir Francis Drake

How much does it cost?

£1 per trail with a special star sticker at the end from Visitor Welcome.

 

 

Post walk refreshments

Why not head to the Ox Yard for a hot chocolate or a light lunch after your walk?

Restaurant is open every weekend in January until we re-open fully for February half term.

Bringing your dog? You can also sit in the Doggy Diner in the Ox Yard which is undercover for you and your pooch. 

Hot chocolates in the restaurant
Family sat around a table with their children drinking hot chocolate
Hot chocolates in the restaurant