Belhus Woods Wetland Trail for all the Family

Enjoy our FREE trail this February with the family, and discover fascinating facts about wetlands along the way!

We’ve got just the thing for you and your kids this February half term holiday.

Head to Belhus Woods Country Park where you can pick up a trail booklet from the café for FREE and treat yourselves to a well-deserved coffee at the same time (courtesy of the Essex County Council Floods team).

Turn your kids into mini explorers. Follow the route (loosely marked in the booklets), chase through trees, linger around the lakes and zoom across the meadows.

Hunt the trail markers and find the letters to make the mystery word.

Discover fun and fascinating facts about Wetlands and wildlife, and see what you can spot along the way.

Enjoy the play areas and make a day of it. Take the booklets home and enjoy the extra activities which include a word search and maze.

*Booklet and trail brought to you by the Essex County Council Floods Team.

Event details


February 11 - 19, 2023


10:00am - 3:00pm



Who for?

Primary School aged children


Belhus Woods Country Park

South Ockendon, Aveley, Greater London, England, RM15 4XJ

How to book

Simply pick up your free booklet from the cafe.

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