Things to do with the kids this Easter

Looking for a natural playground with heaps of childhood fun over the Easter holidays? From indoor activities for those rainy days to getting closer to nature in the landscape, here at Sticklebarn we have all you need for a hopping good time.

Children on the Easter egg trail

Pace Egg Racing

Fri 30 March – Sun 1 April, 12noon & 3pm. This old British tradition is coming to Sticklebarn over Easter. Our very own Easter bunnies will be busy preparing ‘Pace’ eggs which you can come and have a go at racing. Join us at one of the race times to collect your egg and get involved – there’s a prize for the winner of each race.

A family walking in Langdale in Cumbria

Langdale's wild nature trail

Every day from 26 March – 16 April Get the most out of being outdoors and learn about nature on our wild nature trail. Become a nature detective for the day and see if you can find everything on our Ranger’s spot sheet. Ask a member of the team at Sticklebarn or in Stickle Ghyll Car Park for your copy.

Children making wild art in a garden

Wild Wednesday's

Wed 4 & 11 April, 1 – 3pm £2 per child (all children must be accompanied by an adult) Get closer to nature in Langdale on one of our Wild Wednesday activity afternoons with a Ranger. Discover the hidden wonders of the natural world in this beautiful valley, and have a go at creating some wild art.