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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.

  • Booking not needed
  • 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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Flutterby butterfly trail 

As the weather warms up, delight in Canons Ashby’s ‘Flutterby Butterfly’ summer trail, running from late May until early September.

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on
12 Jul to 8 Sep 2024
at
10:00 to 16:00
+ 58 other dates or times
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Guided visits to Priory Church and medieval Stew Ponds 

Find out more about the medieval history of Canons Ashby with a guided visit to the church, and then to the restored medieval stew ponds: an area not accessible to the public without a guide. There are 20 spaces on this walk to sign up on the day.

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on
18 Jul to 26 Sep 2024
at
14:00 to 14:45
+ 5 other dates or times
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Purcell and a Picnic, with Eboracum Baroque 

Eboracum Baroque are delighted to return to the beautiful gardens of Canons Ashby for a programme of music featuring works by Henry Purcell, using historic musical instruments.

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on
20 Jul 2024
at
18:00 to 19:45
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Guided countryside walks 

On the fourth Thursday of the month from May to October, come and explore our surrounding countryside on a 6-mile walk, enjoy the fantastic views and get out in the fresh air with our guides.

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on
25 Jul to 24 Oct 2024
at
09:55 to 13:00
+ 2 other dates or times