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Trails to enjoy During Winter




We love a good trail and I have noticed more and more places now offering some form of trail for families to enjoy. I have decided to keep this post and just update it to suit the seasons.

Spring is almost here so I have found some wonderful Spring trails.


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WINTER Trails


Teessaurus Park Trail - Follow the circular walk around and scan the boards next to the life sized Dino Sculptures! Now has a playpark too. Permanent Trail (Check out our Facebook page for the latest Petition to save the park)

Teessaurus Park


Sunderland Sculpture Trail - Grab a leaflet from National Glass Centre Free Permanent trail

Sunderland Sculpture Trail


The Gruffalo Trail is back with Forestry England - Hamsterley, Kielder, Guisborough Forest.

Download the App for free and Join in with this interactive trail. You can also purchase a bag with extra activities in for £4 Open Now!

Zog Trail


Plessy Woods Sculpture Trail - On Now although some of the sculpture have been taken away

Plessy Woods



Hardwick Park Sculpture Trail

6 wetland inspired Oak sculptures have been dotted around the park for you to find. Start at the parks visitors centre and collect an activity booklet.

Hardwick Park


Snowdrop trail - Howick Hall Not an actual trail but you can follow a path of snowdrops. You can download spotter sheets from the Woodland trust website to take with you (they sometimes have these sheets in the ticket office at Howick) Opens soon

Howick Hall


Nature trail at Derwent Waterside Park On Now

Find the hidden letters to receive a prize from the visitors centre

Derwent Waterside Park


Thornley Wood Sculpture Trail - On Now

Thornley woods sculpture trail

Love Exploring App brings to life the trail at Hardwick Park

Hardwick Park


The Tourist Trail - Durham City Centre

Start from the Oriental Museum ending at Durham Town Hall





February Half Term Trail - Gibside National Trust







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