Family fun at Glendurgan

young visitor enjoys playing on the Giant's Stride rope swing

Have some fun with your family at Glendurgan this summer. As well as play features like the maze and Giant’s Stride rope swing, there's also a fantastic family trail to follow around the garden and brilliant beach games to play on Durgan beach too.

During the summer an amazing variety of wildlife can be seen at Glendurgan. You can also take part in our fun summer trail and find out all about the bees that make Glendurgan their home. The Brilliant Bee Trail runs from Wednesday 25 July - Sunday 2 September (excluding Monday 30 July) and there's a prize for every child that takes part. 

Glendurgan is a great place for wildlife spotting
family spotting wildlife by the pond at Glendurgan
Glendurgan is a great place for wildlife spotting

Durgan beach at the foot of the garden is the perfect place to skim stones, go rock pooling or play some fun beach games. Play equipment is available to borrow from the Fish Cellar in Durgan village. These activities are tide dependent so please check the tide times before visiting or call ahead for availability.

Durgan Village on the Helford River
View of Durgan Village and its beach backed by woodland
Durgan Village on the Helford River

Glendurgan is a magical place where you can really let your imagination run wild. With so many paths to wander along and fun places to explore, what stories and memories will you create on your visit?

The Cherry Orchard in summer
a grass path leads up the valley garden surrounded by a variety of trees and wildflowers
The Cherry Orchard in summer