Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

The popular Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt returns for another year.

  • Booking not needed

Follow the trail through the woodland to solve the clues and claim your delicious, chocolate prize at the end (whilst stocks last).

This is a popular event and spaces in the car park fill up early, please arrive early to avoid disappointment.

Trail sheets £2.50 each.


Event ticket prices
  • All £2.50
    per trail

The basics

Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
The trail starts at Gibson Mill - approx. 30-40 minutes walk from the car park. Please note, the only toilets are near the mill.
What to bring and wear
Please dress for the weather - the trail is outdoors.
Parking charges apply and parking is very limited during this busy weekend. Parking is free for National Trust members, a parking charge of £5 for the day will apply for non-members.


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
11 April 2020 11:00 - 15:00 Available
12 April 2020 11:00 - 15:00 Available
13 April 2020 11:00 - 15:00 Available

Contact Info

Hardcastle Crags Estate Office/Gibson Mill
Call 01422 841020

Upcoming events

Guided Walk: Packhorse Trails Walk

Sat 28 Sep 2019
Walk on ancient packhorse trails around Hardcastle Crags

The Grimm Forest - An illustrated fairy-tale wood.

Sun 29 Sep 2019
Discover an indoor forest of storytelling trees at Gibson Mill. The Grimm Forest is an exhibition of eleven tree sculptures with hand coloured images, inspired by stories collected by the brothers Grimm.

Hardcastle Crags Wedding Showcase - Save the date - Gibson Mill

Thu 03 Oct 2019
Come with your family and friends on a walk through the beautiful woodland. We will be showcasing an evening setup at the mill and will give you the opportunity to meet the team and imagine what you could do with the space.

Fungi in the forest

Sat 05 Oct 2019
Expand your knowledge of local fungi and find out the difference between an earth ball and a common puffball; a shaggy ink cap and a crimson wax cap.

Guided Walk: High Brown Knoll

Sat 26 Oct 2019
An opportunity to catch the late Autumn colours as we climb through the majestic beeches of Pecket Well Clough onto wild moorland of High Brown Knoll. Then to Lumb falls and returning down the delightful Crimsworth Valley.

Wild art - 50 Things to do before you're 11 3/4

Mon 28 Oct 2019
Using the natural resources falling from the trees, create your very own Leaf lantern.