Things to do for families at Castle Drogo

Children playing in the spring garden at Castle Drogo

Enjoy a hassle free family day out at Castle Drogo. We've got walking trails, 50 things activities and orienteering trails for you to download. There's plenty to keep young adventurers entertained.

What's on this Spring?

Come for a walk around the grounds and estate and see how mnay signs of spring you can spot. 

50 Things to do before you're 113/4

Why not tick off some of the 50 things to do before you're 113/4? You could go bird watching, climb a big hill or even play Pooh Sticks down by the river.

The Teign Gorge is free from light pollution so it is also a great place to go star gazing.

Alternativley you can download our favourite 50 things activities for this season and have a go:

50 Things Spring (PDF / 0.6328125MB) download

Can you find the Bunty House?

The Bunty House was built for Frances Drewe when she was 6 years old. Can you find it in the garens? Children can open the door to play inside and 'make a cup of tea'. It also has a miniature garden.

The Bunty House garden is full of spring flowers.
The Bunty House garden is full of spring flowers.
The Bunty House garden is full of spring flowers.

For bigger kids 


Have you ever wanted to go on a high tech treasure hunt? We have several caches for you to find in the Teign Gorge, you'll just need to bring your own GPS device. 


Test your map skills and explore the Teign Valley with our two orienteering trails.You can download a map below.

Intermediate orienteering map (PDF / 0.470703125MB) download

Hard orienteering map (PDF / 1.1865234375MB) download