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Nature Rockz
at Church Farm

Explore the great outdoors and learn amazing new skills

Your kids will love the chance to find out more about the countryside around them and pick up some exciting new skills when they get involved in our Nature Rockz activities.

There’s so much to do with Nature Rockz, from exploring the park and coastline to finding out all about the wildlife that live in and around it. We’ve also got some great activities that might inspire your kids to become the next Bear Grylls as they learn all about various wilderness survival techniques!

Whichever of our Nature Rockz activities your kids take part in, they’ll be learning about the world around them and having fun – all under the watchful eyes of our fully trained Rangers.

The great outdoors at Haven

Relax in the great outdoors

Just watch your rosy-cheeked explorers roam free with new friends. We've created a safe and relaxed environment at Church Farm - so we don't need lots of silly rules.

Nature Rockz - Bush Craft

If your kids fancy themselves as the next Bear Grylls, we have the perfect activities for them. From building a shelter to making a fire and finding out how to purify water, they’ll learn loads of exciting new outdoor skills!

    Nature Rockz - Get Creative

    Want to get creative outdoors? Try building a house for some of our resident wildlife, create a beautiful collage, or even make your very own creation from some of our recycled materials - there's so much to do!

      Get closer to nature

      Sometimes the best thing about being close to nature is just to get outside and enjoy it. Get close to the great outdoors and appreciate the beauty of the world around you.

        Go explore

        Go explore

        Our family activity is similar to orienteering without the compass. We'll point you in the right direction of the highlights of the unique and beautiful settings of our parks. So grab some treasured time with each other, tie up your walking shoes and set yourself on a voyage of discovery.

        • Age: All ages
        • Activity pass value: N/A
        • Cost: Free
        • Duration: It's up to you
        • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult
        • Availability: Runs all season

        Survival bracelets

        NEW Survival bracelets

        After learning lots of fun skills from our Rangers, your young survival experts can put their talents to use making a para cord survival bracelet! This bracelet may look funky, but in an emergency the seven inner strands can be pulled out and used for everything from fishing line to sewing thread and loads more – astronauts even used this material to fix the Hubble Space Telescope once!

        • Age: 6+ ages
        • Activity pass value: 2
        • Cost: £8
        • Duration: 60 minutes
        • Parks: All parks
        • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult
        • Availability: Runs all season

        Bush craft fire lighting

        Fire lighting techniques

        Learning how to start a camp fire is one of the most essential skills for budding explorers. With this activity, our Rangers will show you how to safely and effectively get a camp fire roaring.

        • Age: 6+ ages
        • Activity pass value: 1
        • Cost: £4
        • Duration: 60 minutes
        • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult
        • Availability: Runs all season

        Den building

        Survival shelters

        Our expert Rangers will teach young explorers one of the most important survival skills – how to build a shelter using only what they can find in the natural surroundings.

        • Age: 6+ ages
        • Activity pass value: 1
        • Cost: £4
        • Duration: 60 minutes
        • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult
        • Availability: Runs all season

        Water and wild foods

        Water purification and wild foods

        Find out everything about the foods of the forest and learn how to purify water under the watchful eye of our Rangers with this fun activity.

        • Age: 6+ ages
        • Activity pass value: 1
        • Cost: £4
        • Duration: 60 minutes
        • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult
        • Availability: Runs all season

        Dreamcatchers

        NEW Dreamcatchers

        Join one of our Rangers in the Tipi to create your very own dreamcatcher, a Native American charm that is said to help with a good nights sleep. You’ll start with a basic hoop of willow which you can then decorate however you like with gemstones, beads and feathers, before hanging it above your bed. According to legend, bad dreams are caught in the centre of the dream catcher where they disappear with the light of the next day, while good dreams slide down the feathers to whoever is sleeping below.

        • Age: All ages
        • Activity pass value: 2
        • Cost: £8
        • Duration: 60 minutes
        • Parks: All parks except Cala Gran, Church Farm, Far Grange and Riviere       Sands
        • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult
        • Availability: Runs all season

        Nest box making

        Nest box creations

        Even woodland creatures need somewhere to live, and with this activity you’ll get the chance to build a box suitable for bats or birds to call their home. When you’ve finished you can leave it in our park ready for a new occupant to settle in it, or take it home with you for your own local wildlife to enjoy.

        • Age: 6+ ages
        • Activity pass value: 2
        • Cost: £8
        • Duration: 60 minutes
        • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult
        • Availability: Runs all season

        Natural bracelet making

        Nature bracelets

        Have fun making a bracelet using natural materials. Give it to your mum or dad, a new friend you’ve made, or even keep it for yourself to remember your holiday by.

        • Age: All ages
        • Activity pass value: N/A
        • Cost: Free
        • Duration: 60 minutes
        • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult
        • Availability: Runs all season