This place shows trees in all their glory and will bring out the adventurer in everyone. With 17 miles of paths through the 15,000 labelled majestic timber (offering 2,500 different species) that hail from all over the world. Autumn here is magical and hide and seek just became a tad trickier.
Solve the clues from this downloadable treasure trail and enjoy the town at its finest. This route is about two miles long and starts in the bustling market square and heads towards the beautiful Abbey grounds. You’ll no doubt discover a few things that even the locals didn’t know.
Situated just outside Northleach, this centre has a fabulous indoor and outdoor walls. Children can start as young as aged 3 in the climbing area, as well as enjoying a mini cave and slide. Join them or watch them clamber with glee whilst you scale your way over to the cafe.
Award-winning Octavia knows her stuff. With fantastic recommendations for kids and adults alike she’ll open your eyes to what’s worth reading. Browse classic and modern books and share the passion of literature that envelops you here. Read at leisure, join a book signing or indulge in a brilliant ‘book spa’.
We’re not just talking one big pool here, we’ve got 150 of them set in over 40 square miles. The various lakes offer a multitude of fun including walks on beaches, cycling, waterskiing, kayaking and swimming. Look out for Adventure Zone’s offering - brilliant activities for years 8 and up.
We find that you start with the kids decorating ceramics and then the grown ups, watching and guiding, simply can’t help themselves and get stuck in too. Choose pottery from a vast range of styles and then head up to the airy studio to get painting...watch out Emma Bridgewater.
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