Get closer to nature at Felbrigg

Mother and daughter building a den in the woods

Get to know a tree, build a den, or make friends with a bug. Take part in 50 things to do before you're 11¾ on your next visit to Felbrigg.

Take your family on a nature adventure on the Felbrigg estate. We've got tracker packs to borrow daily which contain all the things you need to inspire you, as well as special events throughout the year to get everyone involved. 

Top self-led activites

No. 1 Get to know a tree

Felbrigg has a huge variety of trees, which one is your favourite? Feel the bark and look at the different leaves. You might even be able to look through some of them!

No. 4 Build a den

Head up our Victory V walk and you will come across Felbrigg's den building area. Can you build a den that would survive the British summer?

Den building in the woods
Den building Killerton Devon
Den building in the woods

No. 30 Go on a scavenger hunt

Walk around the estate and see what you can find. Make sure you only pick things off the ground that have already fallen down! Take your findings home if you like, or pop them in one of our 'cabinets of curiosity', dotted around the estate.

No. 33 Go cloud watching

Take a moment to enjoy your surroundings and look into the sky. What shapes can you make out with the clouds?

No. 50 Take a friend on a nature adventure

Getting involved with nature is even more fun with friends!