Festive Reindeer Trail at Belhus Woods Country Park
Get into the festive spirit with the Belhus Festive Reindeer Trail! Can you help Santa find his reindeer?
Ho Ho Ho! Join us at Belhus Woods Country Park for a bit of festive fun for the local community.
Santa has lost his reindeer and he needs your help to find the names of his replacements. Have fun in the outdoors following the trail and exploring the park.
Purchase your trail guide from the Visitor Centre from Sunday 17 December until and including Monday 2 January (cash and card accepted) for £2. Follow the directions and keep your eyes peeled for the trail markers along the way.
Fun for all the family, festive outfits are welcome but not essential!
Booklet includes map, guided trail and some extra reindeer related activities and facts.
Please note the Visitor Centre and Cafe at Belhus Woods should be open from 9am to 3.30pm daily (closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day). Closing at 2pm on New Year's Eve.
The park is open from 8am to 4.30pm.
Plan your visit to Belhus Woods here. Car parking charges apply. (Money taken for car parking is ultimately reinvested into the park, it's maintenance and upkeep for visitors and the wildlife living within.)
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Belhus Woods Wetland Trail for all the Family
Enjoy our FREE trail this May half term with the family, and discover fascinating facts about wetlands along the way!
- Dates: May 27 - June 11, 2023
- Venue: Belhus Woods Country Park
- Times: 10:00am - 4:00pm
- Primary School aged children
- Price: Free