Percy the Park Keeper's winter wander trail at Dudmaston

This winter, treat your little ones to a world of adventures at Dudmaston on the Percy the Park Keeper's winter wander trail. Join in the fun with Percy and his animal friends and give nature a helping hand.

  • Booking not needed

The trail will run between 4 December and 3 January (or until stocks last). Activity packs cost £2 and will be available to purchase from the Café in Comer Woods, open Mon-Thurs 10.30am-3pm and Fri-Sun 8.30am-3pm (closed 24 and 25 Dec). Comer Woods car park is open every day (excluding 25 Dec) 8am-4pm. Once you've purchased your pack, you can complete the trail at any time, which helps us to avoid busy periods. Dogs on leads are welcome.

Prices

Additional prices
  • per activity pack £2.00

The basics

Meeting point
From the car park, follow signs for Heath Meadow and the toilets. The Café in Comer Woods is approximately a 3 minute walk or 250m from the car park.
What to bring and wear
The activity trail takes place outdoors so please dress for the weather and wear suitable footwear.
Accessibility
The activity trail takes place along the Explorer trail which is suitable for 'off road' powered mobility vehicles. There are some steep ascents which make it unsuitable for wheelchair users. An accessible toilet and baby change is available near the start of the trail at the Café in Comer Woods.
Other
The trail takes approximately 45 minutes to 1 hour to complete. Comer Woods car park is 1.5 miles from Dudmaston's main entrance, in the direction of Bridgnorth (WV15 6QJ). Parking in Comer Woods is free for National Trust members, £2 for 90 minutes or £3.50 all day. More parking is available at Sawmill car park (WV15 6QN - take the lane opposite the entrance for Dudmaston, pass the Holt Estate Yard and the car park will be on your right.) Sawmill car park is approximately a 25 minute walk from the start of the trail. The main site at Dudmaston Hall will be closed at this time, please do not attempt to park there.

Contact Info

Name
Dudmaston
Email
dudmaston@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01746 780866

Upcoming events

Trust 10 trail run in Comer Woods

Sun 26 Sep 2021
09:00-11:00
The Trust10 is a monthly, 10k trail run that gives you the opportunity to explore the wider Dudmaston estate.

Made in Shropshire Autumn Fair at Dudmaston

Sun 03 Oct 2021
10:30-16:00
Made in Shropshire are hosting an autumn market in the orchard at Dudmaston Hall. Come along, browse the stalls and meet local producers, makers and artists from around the county.

Wild Food UK Foraging Courses at Comer Woods

Fri 15 Oct 2021
12:00-15:30
Join foraging experts from Wild Food UK on a walk in Comer Woods. Learn when and where to look for edible and poisonous plants in the woodland.

Orchard Day

Sun 17 Oct 2021
10:30-16:00
Join us for an autumnal celebration in the apple orchard at Dudmaston Hall.

Percy the Park Keeper's winter wander trail at Dudmaston

Sat 04 Dec 2021
10:30-15:00
This winter, treat your little ones to a world of adventures at Dudmaston on the Percy the Park Keeper's winter wander trail. Join in the fun with Percy and his animal friends and give nature a helping hand.