Family Explorers

Woodland Family Explorers


Family Event - THURSDAY 8 August, 10.30am to 1.00pm

Come and have fun with us this summer holidays in the beautiful woodland at Sharpham. There will be a forest nature trail; minbeast discovery activity; creative fun with clay and some nature games.

This event is part of our Sharpham Wild About Trees project, enabling us to offer FREE places for children and subsidised places for adults of a low income on this event. Click the Costs tab above to see the prices.

NB: The gardens of Sharpham House will not be accessible due to residential retreats in progress.

Family Art

This day is for you if you are:

  • Interested in learning more about the natural world 
  • A fan of the Great Outdoors & creativity
  • Looking for a fascinating, family, holiday event in a beautiful, outdoor, woodland setting

You'll experience:

  • Sensory fun 
  • Exploring in the woods
  • Simple craft 
  • Nature art 
  • Nature connection 

What should you bring?

  • A drink and snack
  • Sturdy but comfortable walking shoes/ boots
  • Waterproofs / suncream depending on forecast
  • Please wear long trousers not shorts (as we will be walking in the woods & in long grass - small chance of ticks)
  • There will be the opportunity to bring a pack lunch / picnic and stay in the woods to enjoy lunch for 30 minutes after the event ends
  • There is drinkng water on site


This event runs from 10.30am to 1.00pm.


Fantastic info! Very knowledgeable.

participant on a Sharpham Trust nature event

Lovely being out of doors, with such a knowledgeable bird guide

participant on a Sharpham Trust nature event

It was a fantastic experience

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Events at the Woodland Campsite, which has its own car park signposted as you drive onto Sharpham Estate.

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Thanks to the Sharpham Wild About Trees Project, we have a number of FREE places on this event for children and adults, for those who would find it hard to attend otherwise.

Children, aged 7-17, FREE - fully funded by Wild About Trees (A Plymouth & South Devon Commuity Forest scheme)

Adult £6 – subsidised cost but still helps The Sharpham Trust

Adult £3 – further subsidised cost - for people on low incomes

Adult FREE – fully funded - for people on low incomes or unwaged only

There is a maximum of 3 children aged 7-17 per adult, and a maximum of 2 adults per 1 child. Adults must stay with their children at all times.

Terms & Conditions

Please click here to see our booking and cancellations policy

Available dates

2024 08 Aug

Woodland Family Explorers

With Lisa Carnell