Take advantage of some ideas for a day out with your grandchildren...
Top tree climbing tips
"I visit woods with the grandchildren for the sheer pleasure of teaching them about nature and allowing them to let off steam."
VisitWoods contributor* and Grandparent
Enjoying nature in all its glory is something no child should miss out on. We’re encouraging you to pass essential kids' skills like den-building down to the next generation.
Den building for beginners
Why not try some of these other woodland ideas on your next visit?
Parkour in the woods
Woods are natural playgrounds for everyone. We'd love to know what you get up to with your family and friends.
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For even more ideas the National Trust have come up with 50 things for all kids to do before they reached 11 and 3/4. Take a look and see how many you've managed to do so far with your grandchildren
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