Wild art - 50 things to do before you're 11 ¾

Step outdoors to create some wild art this Suumer.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

There are plenty of natural materials on the woodland floor to inspire your creative streak. Come along to our wild art session, scavenge for materials then weave them into a masterpiece.

This is a drop-in session and you're welcome to join us at any time.

Car parking charges apply for non National Trust members

The basics

These events are suitable for the whole family
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
Meet at Gibson Mill. Please allow at least 30 minutes to walk from the main car park.
What to bring and wear
Wear suitable outdoor clothing


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
19 August 2019 12:00 - 15:00 Available
22 August 2019 12:00 - 15:00 Available

Contact Info

Hardcastle Crags Estate Office/Gibson Mill
Call 01422 841020

Upcoming events

Wild art - 50 things to do before you're 11 ¾

Mon 19 Aug 2019
Step outdoors to create some wild art this Suumer.

Story Treasure Hunt

Tue 20 Aug 2019
Explore the ancient woodland at Hardcastle Crags the traditional way - using a map and compass to discover an unfolding story.

Scavenger Hunt

Wed 21 Aug 2019
Collect items on the scavenger hunt to make a magic potion.

Build a Den - 50 Things to do before you're 11 3/4

Fri 23 Aug 2019
Build yourself a den in the woods and tick off another of your '50 Things'.

Recycled art in the Mill

Tue 27 Aug 2019
All week we will be growing our own indoor forest inside Gibson Mill.

Wild Wednesday's - Ranger for the day.

Wed 28 Aug 2019
The outdoor team at Hardcastle Crags invite you to roll up your sleeves, become rangers for an afternoon and help us give nature a helping hand.