Easter days out at Winkworth Arboretum
Celebrate the great outdoors this Easter at Winkworth Arboretum with a host of activities for the whole family.
Easter is a very special time at Winkworth Arboretum, with nature waking up everywhere you look. Put on your adventurer's hat and explore 149 acres of woodland.
Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday 6 – Monday 22 April 10.30am–4pm · Normal admission applies plus £3
Embark on a special adventure around the Arboretum following a rainbow of different coloured clues. There are two routes available, one around our Access For All walk and the other down to the boathouse and wetlands, ideal for a slightly more challenging walk.
Return to the kiosk with your completed trail sheet to win a delicious prize.
Family trail: Dragon's Nest Quest
Saturday 6 – Monday 22 April 10.30am–4pm · Normal admission applies plus £1
Embark on a daring adventure and follow the clues to discover the dragon’s nest that
hides among the trees!
Explore the Tree Adventure
Have you discovered our new Tree Adventure? Tucked away near the Winter Garden, it features a rope tunnel, mini climbing wall and even a fireman's pole!
Delight in springtime sights
50 Things to do before you're 11 ¾
The Easter holidays are a great time to tick some 50 Things activities off of your list. Wellies at the ready, it's time to get some much needed space and fresh air amongst the trees at Winkworth.
Build a den
Hone your bushcraft skills and build your own little woodland hidey-hole at Winkworth.
Run around in the rain
Rainy days are the perfect opportunity for puddle splashing!
Hold a scary beast
Have you ever looked really, really closely at a creepy crawlie? This one's a challenge - first to find a beast, and then to be brave enough to hold it. Have a good look and don't forget to put it back in its home when you've finished.
Hunt for bugs
What better place to search for creepy crawlies? Turn over logs and stones to find insects hiding amongst the leaves.
Tea room treats
Days out invariably lead to hungry adventurers. We're on hand with a range of hot drinks, snacks, lunches and cakes. We'll have icecreams too, which are so tasty they're sure to go down well whatever the weather!