Things to do at Fermyn Woods Country Park

1.

Go on a woodland ramble

​Check the path conditions with the park, get your wellies or boots on and follow the orange trail. Look out for animal prints, jays, squirrels, deer and red kites. Try the long ramble to Wadenhoe village

Go on a woodland ramble

2.

Hunt for butterflies

​Test your identification skills on the red route

Hunt for butterflies

3.

Go on the brass rubbing trail

​Arm yourselves with some crayons and paper and go hunting for the brass rubbing posts on the red route

4.

Go on a scavenger hunt

​Download our scavenger hunt sheet or get it from the information booth at Fermyn Woods and see if you can collect everything on the list

5.

Climb around in the play area

​Try and climb all round the infinity loop in the play area, climb the castle or build a den in the great thicket

Climb around in the play area

6.

Have a go at orienteering

​Download the free orienteering map from the British Orienteering page and try to find all the control points and their code letters.  From October 2017 post numbers 59, 62, 72, 80 and82 will be unavailable due to felling work.

7.

Go fishing

Try to catch a wily carp or bag up on rudd from the big pit pond

Go fishing

8.

Visit the village view point

​Check out the lay of the land from the village view point map (above the fishing pond)

9.

Hire the Skylark activity shelter

​The lovely wooden shelter next to the cafe is available to hire for parties and events

Hire the Skylark activity shelter

10.

Grab a sweet treat

Reward your efforts with a treat from the Skylark cafe

Grab a sweet treat
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