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Creepy Creatures Trail

Pick up a Creepy Creature Trail and have a hoot with your herd. Find out more about the amazing local creatures that you might see in these colder months, and let your little cubs explore the green space and fresh air.

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  • Admission applies

Pick up a Creepy Creature Trail and have a hoot with your herd. Find out more about the amazing local creatures that you might see in these colder months, and let your little cubs explore the green space and fresh air, looking for pumpkins, owls, bats and more. (And don’t be the silly goose who forgets their wellies!)

Feel free to dress to impress in your best Halloween outfit, and don’t forget to pick up your little gift at the end. £4 per trail, and normal admission prices apply.

Times

Prices

Event prices

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£4.00
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The basics

Suitability

This event is designed for families.

Meeting point

Start your day at visitor reception in the main car park, where you can purchase your trail activity sheet.

What to bring and wear

Please dress for the weather! These trails will be available come rain or shine.

Accessibility

These trails will go over uneven ground, grass and slopes.

Other

Please pay for your trail activity sheet at Visitor Reception when you arrive.

Upcoming events

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on
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at
14:00 to 14:45
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on
3 May 2024
at
10:00 to 13:00
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on
4 May to 6 May 2024
at
10:00 to 16:00
+ 2 other dates or times
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Guided countryside walks 

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on
23 May to 24 Oct 2024
at
09:55 to 13:00
+ 5 other dates or times