'When I climbed up and looked down, everyone else looked like mice they were so small. I liked the fact that you could hide and see the house from inside the tree.’ Jessica, age 8.
Brownsea Island is made for adventure, the free tree climbing trail is a great way to explore the island.
Dinefwr in Carmarthenshire, Wales is a National Nature Reserve, historic house and 18th-century landscape park, and home to many trees worth getting to know.
Hatfield Forest is the best surviving example in the UK of an almost complete Royal Hunting Forest. Where better to find the perfect tree?
Rowallane’s gardens are a mix of formal and informal spaces. Its trees range in ages, size and colour. How many trees will you get to know?
There are so many trees to get to know at Speke Hall - with woodland areas, wildflower meadows, open fields and orchard. You’ll also get a great view from the top of a tree.
Stourhead has some of the tallest trees in the UK. Come and get to know them, and discover what insects they are home to and what seeds or fruit they bear.
There is something for everyone on Wallington's 13,000-acre Northumberland estate - including some fantastic trees to get to know.
What could be better than heading out as a family and exploring the countryside on two wheels? Our woods and parklands are perfect for little legs (and older ones too) to pedal around.
Ladybirds, spiders, caterpillars, woodlice - there are all kinds of creepy crawlies hiding at the places we look after and you can tick off No. 31 on our '50 things to do before you're 11¾' - making friends with a bug.
A holiday to one of our cottages offers plenty of opportunity for outdoor fun whatever your age. Take a look at some of our best cottages for ticking off 50 things activities
There are so many ways that you can have fun with sticks, we can’t begin to list them all here. Check out our favourite things you can do.
Are you looking to spend some quality time with your family? We have family volunteering opportunities, where you can get involved with a whole variety of activities.