Family fun at Quarry Bank this winter

Family by the wier at Quarry Bank

This winter, wrap up warm and head out on a frosty adventure with Percy The Park Keeper. Warm up with hot chocolates topped with marshmallows and pop into the shop for Christmas treats and gifts.

Children taking part in a winter trail

Take part in a winter adventure with Percy The Park Keeper

We're inviting you to embark on a Percy The Park Keeper winter trail at Quarry Bank. Spot all kinds of nature and help Percy’s friends as you make your way around the gardens - who will you come across on the way?

Girl enjoying a hot chocolate with marshmallows

Warm up with hot chocolates (topped with marshmallows of course!) 

After a frosty walk, warm up with hot chocolates and all the trimmings, or choose from a delicious menu of freshly prepared meals. From light snacks to hearty meals, and with a children’s menu for younger visitors with smaller appetites, there’s something for everyone.

Childrens scrapbook and toys

We’ve got playtime covered this Christmas 

Pop into the Mill Shop and discover a range of fantastic outdoor toys, perfect stocking fillers, quirky pocket money ideas, educational toys and gorgeous plush animals looking for a new home – we’ve got playtime covered this Christmas, however old you are.

Family on a snowy winter walk

Blow away the cobwebs on a frosty walk

Whether it's the annual Boxing Day walk, or a chance to take some time out after the festivities and soak up a favourite view, winter is the perfect time to head out and explore the estate at Quarry Bank. Look out for winter birds including robins, blue tits, red wings and fieldfare. Or why not have a go at some our 50 Things to Do Before You're 11 3/4? Go welly wandering (No. 6), have fun with sticks (No. 12), go on a wintry adventure (No. 15) or play pooh sticks (No. 19).