Woodland Trust

Nature DetectivesNature's Calendar

Get outside this summer! Fresh ideas for children from the Woodland Trust

 nature detectives



snowflakeIt's a great time to play outdoors

Twig tower building, tree planting,
hunting for animal tracks in the mud
or snow...

Get stuck in with free ideas and downloads.

stack of resources 
winter downloads

spotter sheets, art sheets, puzzles


winter play booklet 

winter play booklet

jam-packed with games


Create - download the adventure booklet 
NEW adventure booklets

bursting with outdoor
ideas for fun in the woods


winter wonderland activities

snowy fun and winter games


fun with sticks!

twig towers, sticks ships,
magic wands... 


bird activity pack

spotter sheets, feeders, wallpapers


picnic basket 
winter picnic kit

scrumptious, warming recipes


welly wander

fun on a winter walk!


oak tree 
tree activity pack

twig ID, art sheets, activities


tree planting kit

collecting bag, planting tips


Hat and mittens    
explore a magical wood

find a Woodland Trust wood near you


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It's ideal for wildlife-loving families who like getting outdoors and exploring woods.

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