50 things to do beofre you're 11 3/4

some red wellies jumping in a puddle

50 things to do before you’re 11 ¾ is a great way to start an adventure and explore outdoors. Pick up a free booklet from visitor reception and see how many activities you can tick off.

We’ve picked out the top things to do over the winter which you might try if you are able to pay us a visit in the coming months.

Why not build a den?
a small boy builds a den
Why not build a den?

4. Build a den

Fun anytime of the year but there’s something very cosy about a den at this time of year.

6. Run around in the rain

Embrace the British weather, whatever time of the year.

12. Make a trail with sticks

There’s plenty of sticks about this time of year. Where will your trail lead?

18. Create some wild art

Make the most of nature’s materials and let your imagination flow.

44. Go bird watching

See if you can spot some of the winter visitors. The boathouse or near the lakeside at good places for spotting.

We expect you’ll be exploring further afield, so check out the 50 things full activity list to see what else you can do.