• Barefoot Walk
  • Activity Trail
  • Explorer Dome
  • Sky Viewing Tower
  • Adventure Play
  • Woodland Walks
  • Water Play
  • Wildlife


Take the family on the CONKERCHOO II train on one of its regular trips between the Discovery and Waterside Centres. It's included within your admission price and great fun!

Try out the 450m Barefoot Walk

Delight your senses with the wonderful sensation of walking on timber, bark, coal, pebbles, wood and clay. Feel the mud ooze between your toes, the foot bath and the sun baked rocks, the softness of the grass and soil.

Take the Activity Trail Challenge

Try out the challenging eighteen stage activity trail (for visitors aged 5 and over). The stages are situated across several acres of CONKERS woodlands.

Explorer Dome

Ideal for younger and older kids. Take the Explorer Dome challenge. Can you cross from side to side without touching the ground? Please note that this is part of the Adventure Play area.

Check out the Sky Viewing Tower

Climb to the top of the viewing platform for a treetop panorama across the 120 acres of CONKERS woodlands.

Adventure Play

Always a firm favourite – Adventure Play area is situated outside The Waterside Centre and contains a wide variety of outdoor play attractions including the Explorer Dome.

Take a Woodland Walk

You can walk along sculpture trails and through a wonderful wild flower glade, or you can take a tranquil walk through the 120 acres of woodlands to the Canal Basin and beyond along the canal path to Moira.

Water play at CONKERS

The Water play area is situated outside The Discovery Centre. Kids and water - they love it!

Wildlife at CONKERS

The 120 acres of maturing woodland, lakes and ponds at CONKERS provide a varied habitat for a wide range of fauna and flora. And of course our two resident owls, Edwig and Wizzo are a firm favourites!

Outdoor Attractions

Enjoy the Great Outdoors at CONKERS! Take it slow and explore the 120 acres of maturing woodlands, lakes and ponds or go wild and take the 18 stage Activity Trail challenge you can also check out the Fairy Labyrinth, and the Maze and Wobbly Bridge. To help plan your day - check out the slide presentation above showing just a few of the exciting outdoor activities and attractions on offer – all included in your standard day ticket entrance price!

Sunday Carvery
Bring the whole family together for a traditional Sunday Lunch in our cosy Gallery Restaurant in the heart of the National Forest. CONKERS Carvery is a popular choice.