Tuesday 9 April 2013

#CountryKids An Early Spring Day at Whinlatter #WeLoveForests

We haven't managed a trip up to Whinlatter since the autumn as my car and winter roads aren't a good combination. Today was finally a chance to get up there as the snow has old cleared from the roads and its warm enough not to be icy. The children had missed the Wild Play area and I had missed the whole outdoor relaxation. Here are some photos to show what we got up to today:

Playing in Wild Play

Gravel Fun

Bird spotting and Whose Egg trail 
Following a trail looking for evidence of red squirrels

Loving mix nature and adrenaline (wish that was our bike!)

If you want evidence that my children had fun today here are their happy faces:

So make the most of this sunny spring and wrap up warm and head off to your nearest forest. 
Country Kids from Coombe Mill Family Farm Holidays Cornwall


  1. Your photos are a perfect advert for fun in our forests. There is so much to do and this one looks to have a wonderful play area too, guaranteed to be popular with the kids.

  2. we must make a return trip to our local forest too soon to see the signs of spring. your children look to be having such fun and those last two photos of them are just gorgeous x

  3. They are perfect places for families

  4. Looks like you all had a great time :)

  5. we love visiting our local forest and as a child we lived in the heart of Sherwood Forest it was amazing x

  6. Beautiful photographs, they look so happy playing and exploring in that very natural playground. Nipping over from Country Kids linky.

  7. What a fantastic place, the play area looks great :) lovely pics

  8. Looks like the most fantastic places and I love your photos. Popping over from Country Kids - just did a post on the Alice Holt forest funnily enough :)


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