The Play Trail

Discover the bespoke play furniture, including the shipwreck, the native village, the mighty tree house, the jungle drums, the butterfly climbing wall, the giant spiders webs, the dragonfly, the rope swing, the assault course, the pine cone and the ants' nest! 



The Pinetum is a wonderful haven of peace and tranquillity with its magnificent tree collection and its equally amazing wildlife. Here are some ways in which you can have family-friendly fun in the Pinetum as you explore the trees and wildlife that thrive on the site. Why not print off some of the activity sheets below and come on in!

Click on the images below to download the relevant printable PDF.

birdleaflet2Bedgebury's birds 

Bedgebury unique mix of conifers and deciduous trees makes it an attractive home for resident and migrant birds. Why not download our printer-friendly bird guide and take a bird walk in the PInetum to see what you you can spot.  







Butterfly map 2018Bedgebury's butterflies 

Discovering butterflies is a lovely summer activity for the whole family. Our map and downloadable information leaflet will help you identify and learn about the butterfly species that you may find at Bedgebury.  





Bounty Hunter activity pageA treasure hunt for the young and the young at heart 





Is the Pinetum green activity pageEnjoy the spectacular colours of the Pinetum





Sensory Adventures activity pageUse your senses to explore the Pinetum





Tree bingo activity pageHow many of our special trees can you find?