Summer Trails Family Days Out

Maize Mazes in Yorkshire

Maize Mazes in Yorkshire

Summer Fun at the Mazie Maze! Our selection of some of the best mazes in Yorkshire offering a days out in Yorkshire with maze fun and lots of other activities.

Leeds Bear Hunt

Leeds Bear Hunt

1st July to 1st September 2023The uniquely designed Bears, along with thirty mini Bear sculptures, will be on display around Leeds for visitors to discover and enjoy as part of a world class public arts event never seen before in the city.

Blue fairy house in the trees

Northwood Trail: England's Fairy Sanctuary

England’s Fairy Sanctuary and delightful woodland attraction. This unique fairy wood has existed for generations, but only now is opening up for everyone to enjoy. Enjoy the artefacts and stories of strange woodland creatures and Professor Howlands discoveries in the Fairy Museum.

Settleflower Pot Festival

13th July to 1st September 2024
The Settle Flowerpot Festival takes place throughout July & August during which time the town is awash with amazing, fantastical Flowerpot Creations that are guaranteed to make you smile.

Room on the broom trail

Room on the Broom Trail

The Room on the Broom Adventure Trail at Anglers Country Park has activities that provide a fun outdoor experience for all the family! Find sculptures, look for animal footprints, trace rubbings and have fun doing activities along the way.

three people made from flowerpots sitting on a bench

Settleflower Pot Festival

15th July to 3rd September 2023
The Settle Flowerpot Festival takes place throughout July & August during which time the town is awash with amazing, fantastical Flowerpot Creations that are guaranteed to make you smile. Trail maps £2 each, three trails available.

Dino Walk! Wakefield

29th July to 4th September 2023
Meet roar-some dinosaurs at Trinity Walk’s Dino Walk! Get hands on and up “claws” to dinosaurs and everything prehistoric this summer holidays!

Totally Roarsome dinosaur

Totally Roarsome Dinosaur Trail

22nd July to 3rd September 2023
Take a stroll through our magical trail of dinosaurs, wild animals, mythical creatures and super heroes. Featuring fun quizzes and countless photo opportunities too. At Hazelwood Castle

Children playing on the Bolton Abbey Welly Walk

Bolton Abbey Welly Walk

28th May to 29th October 2023
Let your little ones put their balance skills to the test, scramble up nets, navigate the pole-to-pole and try their hardest to keep clean as they come down the slides! With many more obstacles in-between – it’s fun from start to finish! This is a challenging adventure and some obstacles are not suitable for all age groups.

Superworm Trail at Dalby Forest

Superworm Adventure at Dalby Forest

Discover the small but mighty creatures in the much-loved story and learn about the everyday heroic feats of minibeasts in the forest. The new self-led trail features brightly illustrated panels and a trail pack full of fun activities, including your very own mask. Set off with Superworm and become a forest superhero!

Animal Trail at Worsborough Mill

1st July to 1st Sept 2023
In the Wagonway glade you will discover a whole host of wonderful wildlife. Spot all the amazing animals and pick up your sticker from the gift shop. Free drop in.

Minion scarecrows at Kettlewell Scarecrow Festival

Kettlewell Scarecrow Festival

12th to 20th August 2023
Kettlewell Scarecrow Festival is back in business and will return this August 12th-20th. We'll have amazing scarecrows, amazing cakes and amazing weather (!)

Cannon Hall Multi-Sensory Trail

Explore the beautiful gardens of Cannon Hall as you never have before with our multisensory trail. Make an echo in the deer shelter, enjoy a picnic and see if you can spot any fish in the pond.

Marvellous Machines Trail at Elsecar Heritage

3rd July to 18th August 2023
Can you find all the awesome inventions and cool constructions hidden around Elsecar Heritage Centre?

Aardman presents: Lloyd of the Flies The Grand Bug & Pest Hotel Hunt

22nd July to 3rd September 2023
This summer holidays at RHS Garden Harlow Carr, visit a resort with a difference: The Grand Bug & Pest Hotel. Lloyd the housefly and friends have booked a stay at the hotel, but Lloyd has lost the map. Have fun on the Grand Bug & Pest Hotel Hunt trail, using the Aardman App.

Marvellous McLintock Mouse Trail

3rd July to 16th September 2023
McLintock the mouse is curious and wants to explore the museum. There are some surprising spots for a mouse to discover! Find all the hiding places in the Experience Barnsley museum and Tailor Made exhibition and collect your sticker from the gift shop

Dinosaur Detectives Trail at RSPB Old Moor

22nd July to 3rd September 2023
The dinosaurs are back at RSPB Old Moor! This summer, we need some dinosaur detectives to spot all the evidence these naughty dinos have left behind. Use your trail pack to find footprints, food remains, fossils and more, with challenges to do at each spot.

Ripon's Summer Circus Trail

22nd July to 3rd September 2023
Find the circus tent posters in participating businesses’ windows, complete the trail sheet and return it to Ripon BID, 8 Westgate for your chance to win fantastic prizes. Trail sheets available from venues across the city.

Teddy Bear Trail at Leeds City Museum

26th July to 3rd September 2023
Look high and low around the museum for our cuddly teddy bears and see if you can spot them all! Bring your favourite bear to join in or dress up as your favourite cuddly toy for your visit.