A girl learning to swim at one of the parks

Park activities

Things to do

You'll never be bored with loads for kids to do...and grown-ups too. Make a splash, explore nature, be creative or get sporty. It's up to you, take your pick.

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Aqua Gliders

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Aqua Gliders

Our little water vehicles look like something between a floating dodgem and a jet ski – your kids will just love riding around the pools. They're powered so all they need to do is steer.

Age: 4-8yrs
Cost: £6
Duration: 30 minutes
Parks: Available at all parks except Combe Haven and Rockley Park.
Please note:
Children will need to wear the life jackets provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+) and the adult may need to get into the pool with the child. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season.
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity (except at Penally Court), or on the park. Subject to availability.
Kids and ranger firelighting

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Firelighting Techniques

Essential for any young explorer. Find out how to light a fire with only the natural surroundings at hand.

Age: 6yrs+
Cost: £6
Duration: 60 minutes
Parks: Available at all parks except Penally Court.
Please note: Children under 12yrs must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Please wear clothes that can get dirty and are suitable for the conditions outside. Supportive shoes needed and no open-toed shoes. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season.
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app, up to 2 hours before the activity, or on the park. Subject to availability.
Kids in a den

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Den Building

Learn the ways of the forest with a little help from our expert Rangers. Find out how to create shelters with only the natural surroundings at hand.

Age: 6yrs+
Cost: £6
Duration: 60 minutes
Parks: Available at all parks except Blue Dolphin and Penally Court.
Please note: Children under 8yrs must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Please wear clothes that can get dirty and are suitable for the conditions outside. Supportive shoes needed and no open-toed shoes. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season except Golden Sands (peak only).
Bookable online: On the Haven What's On app, up to 2 hours before the activity, or on the park. Subject to availability.

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Ranger studying nature with child

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Nature Trail

Take a deep breath of the fresh outdoor air on our free guided nature trail sessions. Learn all about the wildlife that lives on our parks and along the coast, and find out about the history and the heritage of the park itself.

Age: All ages
Cost: Free
Duration: 60 minutes
Parks: Available at all parks except Berwick, Cala Gran, Church Farm, Penally Court, Riviere Sands and Thorpe Park.
Please note: Children under 8yrs must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Please wear clothes that can get dirty and are suitable for the conditions outside. Supportive shoes needed and no open-toed shoes. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season.
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity, or on the park. Subject to availability.
Family making a nest box

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Nest box creations

Fancy making a few birdies chirpy? Or giving a bat a home? With the help of our crafty Rangers you can build a home for the creatures that live in our park – or you can take it home with you to place in your own garden! Our Rangers will show you the best places to perch these habitats, so you can easily spot a robin or two.

Age: 6yrs+
Cost: £10
Duration: 60 minutes
Parks: All parks except Burnham-on-Sea, Caister-on-Sea, Far Grange, Golden Sands, Lakeland, Lydstep Beach, Penally Court, Presthaven, Primrose Valley, Quay West, Rockley Park, Seton Sands, The Orchards and Thorpe Park
Restrictions: Under 12s must be accompanied by an adult
Availability: Runs all season
Bookable online: Yes

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People gathered round looking at clues

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Pirate Treasure Hunt

Ahoy, me hearties! Grab your crew and use the clues from our Rangers to help find the items and solve the clues in our pirate treasure hunt – will you find the ‘x’ that marks the spot?

Age: All ages
Cost: Free
Duration: 60 minutes
Parks: Available at all parks except Berwick, Cala Gran and Penally Court.
Please note: Children under 8yrs must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Please wear clothes that can get dirty and are suitable for the conditions outside. Supportive shoes needed and no open-toed shoes. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season.
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity, or on the park. Subject to availability.

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Family gathered around instructor at the beach

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RNLI Water Safety

A fun, family focused activity led by one of our friendly park Rangers. Take part in a variety of games, learn how to keep safe by the water and find out more about the RNLI.

Age: All ages
Cost: Free
Duration: 60 minutes
Parks: All parks except Penally Court.
Please note: Children under 8yrs must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Please wear clothes that can get dirty and are suitable for the conditions outside. Supportive shoes needed and no open-toed shoes. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season except Golden Sands and Greenacres (Peak only).
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity, or on the park. Subject to availability.

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Ranger with child looking at bug hunts

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Bug Hunt

Our brainy Rangers can teach you all all about them in our guided hunt for mini beasts. You can explore our parks from top to bottom, find out where the best hiding places are and discover all there is to know about a bug’s life.

Age: All ages
Cost: Free
Duration: 60 minutes
Parks: Available at all parks except Cala Gran, Penally Court and Riviere Sands.
Please note: Children under 8yrs must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Please wear clothes that can get dirty and are suitable for the conditions outside. Supportive shoes needed and no open-toed shoes. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season.
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity (except Penally Court), or on the park. Subject to availability.

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A young girl with a picture of a dinosaur

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Creature Creations

Get your creative juices flowing as our Rangers guide you through the art of creating all kinds of wonderful things. From leaf art or stick creatures, to recycled creations – the possibilities are endless.

Age: All ages
Cost: Free
Duration: 60 minutes
Parks: Available at all parks except Cala Gran, Penally Court and Riviere Sands.
Please note: Children under 8yrs must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Please wear clothes that can get dirty and are suitable for the conditions outside. Supportive shoes needed and no open-toed shoes. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season.
Bookable online: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity, or on the park. Subject to availability.

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Grass head creations

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Grass Head Creations

Come and make your own flowerpot man. Watch as his hair grows and then cut it all off and start again!

Age: All ages
Cost: £6
Duration: 60 minutes
Parks: Available at all parks except Cala Gran, Penally Court, Riviere Sands and Quay West.
Please note: Children under 8yrs must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Please wear clothes that can get dirty and are suitable for the conditions outside. Supportive shoes needed and no open-toed shoes. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season.
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app, up to 2 hours before the activity, or on the park. Subject to availability.

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Pebble art

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Pebble Art

Can you make a cat, caterpillar or even a ladybird? Build your creation using a variety of stones of all shapes and sizes, then start painting and dazzle your friends with your amazing design.

Age: All ages
Cost: £4
Duration: 60 minutes
Parks: available at all parks except Cala Gran and Penally Court.
Please note: Children under 8yrs must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Please wear clothes that can get dirty and are suitable for the conditions outside. Supportive shoes needed and no open-toed shoes. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season.
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app, up to 2 hours before the activity, or on the park. Subject to availability.

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Plant Pot Art

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Plant Pot Art

Grab a Giotto pen and let your imagination run wild with spots, stripes, flowers or even a face. When your design is finished, fill the plant pot with compost, plant the seeds, take it home and then sit back and watch it grow!

Age: All ages
Cost: £6
Duration: 60 minutes
Parks: Available at all parks except Berwick, Cala Gran, Combe Haven and Penally Court.
Please note: Children under 8yrs must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Please wear clothes that can get dirty and are suitable for the conditions outside. Supportive shoes needed and no open-toed shoes. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season.
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app, up to 2 hours before the activity, or on the park. Subject to availability.
Treasure Maps

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Treasure Maps

Use landmarks and symbols to create your very own treasure map to the hidden treasure. After, we will teach you how to use a compass and map the surrounding area.

Age: 6yrs+
Cost: £4
Duration: 60 minutes
Parks:
Available at Cala Gran, Church Farm, Combe Haven, Craig Tara, Hafan y Môr, Haggerston Castle, Kiln Park, Lydstep Beach, Seton Sands, The Orchards and Thornwick Bay.
Restrictions: Children under 8yrs must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Please wear clothes that can get dirty and are suitable for the conditions outside. Supportive shoes needed and no open-toed shoes. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season.
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app, up to 2 hours before the activity, or on the park. Subject to availability.

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Ranger with children pond dipping

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Pond Dipping

Discover all the different critters and creatures of our sub-aquatic pond life on selected parks. Make friends with some newts and maybe come across some snails – there’s plenty to explore.

Age: All ages
Cost: £2
Duration: 60 minutes
Parks: Available at Blue Dolphin, Burnham-on-Sea, Hafan y Môr, Haggerston Castle, Hopton, Kiln Park, Lakeland, Lydstep Beach, Perran Sands, Primrose Valley, Reighton Sands, Seton Sands, The Orchards, Thornwick Bay and Wild Duck.
Please note: Children under 8yrs must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Please wear clothes that can get dirty and are suitable for the conditions outside. Supportive shoes needed and no open-toed shoes. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season except Seton Sands (peak only).
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app, up to 2 hours before the activity, or on the park. Subject to availability.
Ranger and child showing survival bracelet

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Survival Bracelets

Create and build your own parachute cord survival bracelet. They’re a must-have for all adventurers (and it looks cool too). The bracelet can be unwoven in an emergency and can be used as fishing line, sewing thread or net.

Age: 6yrs+
Cost: £6
Duration: 60 minutes
Parks: Available at all parks except Allhallows, Berwick, Burnham-on-Sea, Caister-on-Sea, Kiln Park, Lakeland, Penally Court, Perran Sands, Presthaven, Quay West, Reighton Sands, Riviere Sands, Thorpe Park and Wild Duck.
Please note: Children under 8yrs must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Please wear clothes that can get dirty and are suitable for the conditions outside. Supportive shoes needed and no open-toed shoes. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season except Golden Sands, Marton Mere, Seaview and Weymouth Bay (peak only).
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app, up to 2 hours before the activity, or on the park. Subject to availability.
Kids and ranger bird spotting

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Bird Watching

Put on one of our discovery packs packed with all you need for birdwatching – binoculars and an identification pack – then take a stroll with the Ranger to the bird hides. Keep an eye out for the reed warbler, sedge warbler and reed bunting.

Age: 6yrs+
Cost: Free
Duration: 60 minutes
Parks: Available at Thornwick Bay.
Restrictions: Children under 8yrs must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Please wear clothes that can get dirty and are suitable for the conditions outside. Supportive shoes needed and no open-toed shoes. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season.
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity, or on the park. Subject to availability.
Archery Coaching

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Archery Coaching

Got a strong arm and steady eye? Why not become a bowman? With help from our expert instructors you’ll be firing like Robin Hood in no time. So, keep your eye keen, draw back that bow and let’s hit the bullseye!

Age: 6yrs+
Cost: £10
Duration: 45 minutes
Parks: Available at all parks.
Please note:
Children must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Wear supportive and no open-toed shoes. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season.
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before before the activity (except at Penally Court), or on the park. Subject to availability.
Football Coaching

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Football Coaching

Bring along your budding stars of the future to our Football Coaching programme. It’s challenging but fun. Coaching sessions include ball skills, one-on-ones, and small sided games with rolling substitutes to keep everyone involved.

Age: 5-8yrs
9-12yrs
Cost: £4
Duration: 45 minutes
Parks: Available at all parks except Lydstep Beach, Reighton Sands, Riviere Sands, Seaview and Weymouth Bay.
Please note:
Separate sessions may be available for each age group. Children must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Wear supportive and no open-toed shoes. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season except Marton Mere (peak only).
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity (except at Penally Court), or on the park. Subject to availability.
Junior Segways

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Junior Segways

Your junior racers will soon be weaving in and out of obstacles and competing against each other on the Ninebot miniPRO Segways. Let our instructors help them master these amazing Segways on our fantastic sports courts or suitable all-weather surface.

Age:
6yrs+
Cost: £12
Duration: 30 minutes
Parks: All parks except Penally Court, Riviere Sands, Seaview and Weymouth Bay.
Please note:
Children must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Wear supportive and no open-toed shoes. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Restrictions: You must weigh between 20-100kg and be over 1.2m tall.
Availability: Runs all season.
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app or up to 2 hours before the activity (except at Penally Court), or on the park. Subject to availability.

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Learn to Bike

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Learn to Bike

Give your little ones the confidence to set off on their first set of wheels. Our Balanceability programme, Learn to Bike is especially for younger kids and in the session they'll be taught all the skills needed to enable them to ride a pedal bike on their own. 

Age: 2½-6yrs
Cost: £4
Duration: 30 minutes
Parks: Available at all parks except Berwick, Haggerston Castle, Penally Court, Quay West, Reighton Sands and Seton Sands.
Please note:
Children must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+) who will be required to support the child during the activity. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season.
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity (except at Penally Court), or on the park. Subject to availability.

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Mini Sports

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Mini Sports

Your little ones will love our Mini Sports created especially with them in mind. They could try their little hands at archery, fencing or football! Who knows? We may find some future champions!

Age: 3-5yrs
Cost: Free
Duration: 30 minutes
Parks: Available at all parks except Far Grange.
Please note:
Children must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season.
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity (except at Penally Court), or on the park. Subject to availability.

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Bike Hire

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Bike Hire

There’s nothing better than soaking up the beautiful views whilst riding on a bike. We have big bikes, little ones, bikes with stabilisers and all the ones in between – so no one needs to be left behind.

Age: Junior: 4yrs+
Adult: 18yrs+
Cost: Junior: 
1 hour: £2.50
4 hours: £5
8 hours: £8

Adult:
1 hour: £4
4 hours: £6
8 hours: £10
Parks:
Available at Caister-on-Sea, Hafan y Môr, Seashore, Thornwick Bay and Wild Duck.
Please note:
Children under 8yrs must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). We strongly recommend that participants wear the helmet provided.
Availability: Runs all season.
Bookable: No, just turn up.
Electric Bike Hire

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Electric Bike Hire

Explore each corner of the park effortlessly on one of our electric bikes. Pop to bike hire, jump on and let the bike do all the work, leaving you to concentrate on the gorgeous views.

Age: 18yrs+
Cost: 1 hour: £10
4 hours: £15
8 hours: £20
Parks: Available at Hafan y Môr.
Please note:
We strongly recommend that participants wear the helmet provided.
Availability: Runs all season.
Bookable: No, just turn up.

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Gym Tots

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Gym Tots

Let’s get physical as our friendly instructors lead your little ones through a series of fun exercises. Parents can help them balance, and encourage them to stretch, bend and jump. There’s also a soft play assault course for budding gymnasts. 

Age: 6mths-4yrs
Cost: £5
Duration: 30 minutes
Parks: Available at Craig Tara, Hopton, Kiln Park, Littlesea, Primrose Valley, Rockley Park and Thornwick Bay.
Please note:
Children must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season.
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity (except at Penally Court), or on the park. Subject to availability.
Segways

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Segways

With its brilliant technology, all you have to do to get started on our fantastic Segways is to lean in the direction you want to move and whoosh – you’re off! Our friendly instructors will show how to get going, then it's time to set off on a group tour to explore the park

Age: 12yrs+
Cost: £15
Duration: 45 minutes
Parks: Available at Caister-on-Sea, Craig Tara, Devon Cliffs. Hafan y Môr, Haggerston Castle, Lakeland, Marton Mere, Presthaven, Primrose Valley and Thornwick Bay.
Please note:
Children must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Wear supportive and no open-toed shoes. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Restrictions: Minimum weight of 44kg.
Availability: Runs all season.
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity, or on the park. Subject to availability.

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Scooter Hire

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Scooter Hire

Whether you’re big or small, tots or adults, you’ll be able to scoot your way around the park exploring all those out-of-the-way places on our top-of-the-range scooters (in partnership with Micro Scooters Limited).

Age: 2yrs+
Cost: 1 hour = £2.50
4 hours = £5
8 hours = £8
Duration: 1 - 8 hours
Parks: Available at Hafan y Môr, Rockley Park and Thornwick Bay.
Please note:
Children must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Wear supportive and no open-toed shoes. We strongly recommend that participants wear the helmet provided.
Availability: August. Activities from September onwards are still to be confirmed.
Bookable: Up to 2 hours before the session starts, on the Haven What's On app, or on the park. Subject to availability.
Table Tennis

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Table Tennis

This fast-paced game takes seconds to learn but a lifetime to master. Join your friends and family for this great game that demands quick reactions and a steady hand. 

Age: 5yrs+
Cost: £3
Duration: 30 minutes
Parks: Available at Craig Tara, Doniford Bay and Thornwick Bay.
Please note:
Children under 8yrs must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+).
Availability: Runs all season.
Bookable: No, just turn up.
Target Shooting

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Target Shooting

Get your hands on a classic .177 calibre air rifle and take out the targets. With our expert instructors guiding you at every step, we can guarantee that you’ll be in safe hands.

Age: 10yrs+
Cost: £10
Duration: 45 minutes
Parks: Available at all parks except Craig Tara, Lydstep Beach, Penally Court and Seton Sands.
Please note:
Children must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Wear supportive and no open-toed shoes. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season.
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity, or on the park. Subject to availability.

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Pic 'n' Paint Pottery

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Pic 'n' Paint Pottery

Bring the family along to our indoor Pic 'n' Paint or Creative Studio and pick your potted animal, jug or vase, then add your own detail using the paint provided. We'll pop it in the kiln to dry and you collect it a day or two later to take home with you.

Age: All ages
Cost: Varies by park
Duration: Varies by park
Parks: Available at all parks except Allhallows, Church Farm, Greenacres, Littlesea, Lydstep Beach, Penally Court, Riviere Sands, Seton Sands, Weymouth Bay and Wild Duck.
Please note:
Children under 8yrs must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season.
Bookable: No, just turn up.

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Sand Art

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Sand Art

Kids love sand, and in this fun activity they can sprinkle colourful variations to create their very own masterpiece. And the best bit is they can take their work home to treasure forever.

Age: All ages
Cost: £5
Duration: Varies by park
Parks: Available at all parks except Allhallows, Church Farm, Devon Cliffs, Littlesea, Lydstep Beach, Penally Court, Weymouth Bay and Wild Duck.
Please note:
Children must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season.
Bookable: No, just turn up.

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Precious Prints

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Precious Prints

Everyone loves a precious memory of their nearest and dearest so why not let your kids turn their footprint or handprint into a lion, tractor or butterfly, which we will then make into ceramic keepsakes or gifts for your family. 

Age: All ages
Cost: £12
Duration: 45 minutes
Parks: Available at all parks except Allhallows, Church Farm, Combe Haven, Greenacres, Littlesea, Lydstep Beach, Penally Court, Riviere Sands, Seton Sands, Weymouth Bay and Wild Duck
Please note:
Children must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). One child per pottery item. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season except at Blue Dolphin, Kiln Park and Seaview (off-peak only), Devon Cliffs (peak only).
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity, or on the park. Subject to availability.

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Pick and Bobble Pottery

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Pick and Bobble Pottery

Join us in the Pic 'n' Paint or Creative Studio and create a fun party animal using foam clay in funky vibrant colours. The possibilities are endless. The foam clay dries very quickly so you can take your animal home with you there and then.

Age: All ages
Cost: £12
Duration: 45 minutes
Parks: Available at all parks except Allhallows, Church Farm, Combe Haven, Craig Tara, Greenacres, Littlesea, Lydstep Beach, Marton Mere, Penally Court, Quay West, Weymouth Bay and Wild Duck.
Please note:
Children under 8yrs must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season except Blue Dolphin, Kiln Park (off-peak only) and Devon Cliffs (peak only).
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity, or on the park. Subject to availability.

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Masks and Bobble

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Masks and Bobble

Come and join us in the Pic 'n' Paint or Creative Studio for some creative fun with our Mask and Bobble session. Select a wooden mask from lion to a princess and bring it to life with colourful foam clay and take it home with you.

Age: All ages
Cost: £10
Duration: 30 minutes
Parks: Available at all parks except Allhallows, Blue Dolphin, Church Farm, Combe Haven, Craig Tara, Doniford Bay, Greenacres, Littlesea, Lydstep Beach, Marton Mere, Penally Court, Riviere Sands, Quay West, Seaview, Weymouth Bay and Wild Duck.
Please note:
Children must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season except Kiln Park (off-peak only).
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity (except at Penally Court), or on the park. Subject to availability.

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Seaside Squad Sand art

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Seaside Squad Sand Art

Why not colour in your favourite Seaside Squad character in sand? This calming activity will get your kids using their imagination with the brightly coloured sand – plus they will get to meet a member of the Seaside Squad.

Age: All ages
Cost: £5
Duration: 30 minutes
Parks: Available at all parks except Allhallows, Burnham-on-Sea, Caister-on-Sea, Church Farm, Combe Haven, Craig Tara, Devon Cliffs, Doniford Bay, Greenacres, Lakeland, Littlesea, Lydstep Beach, Marton Mere, Penally Court, Quay West, Riviere Sands, Weymouth Bay and Wild Duck.
Please note:
Children must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season except Blue Dolphin, Hafan y Môr, Kiln Park and Seaview (off-peak only).
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity, or on the park. Subject to availability.

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Seaside Slime

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Seaside Slime

Children can create their very own seaside slime in this fun, interactive session. Led by one of our friendly instructors, they’ll make slime and then decorate it with glitter, ocean features and small fish. They can then take their pot of goo away with them. 

Age: 2yrs+
Cost: £6
Duration: 45 minutes
Parks: Available at all parks except Allhallows, Church Farm, Combe Haven, Greenacres, Littlesea, Lydstep Beach, Penally Court, Weymouth Bay and Wild Duck.
Please note:
Children must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season except Blue Dolphin, Devon Cliffs, Kiln Park (off-peak only) and Seaview (peak only).
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity, or on the park. Subject to availability.

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Coastal Sand Bottles

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Coastal Sand Bottles

Kids can make their own sand bottle creation in this session. Choose a bottle and fill it with different layers of coloured sand. A label can be designed and attached, making it a perfect gift or souvenir from your break.

Age: 2yrs+
Cost: £6
Duration: 45 minutes
Parks: Available at all parks except Allhallows, Church Farm, Combe Haven, Greenacres, Littlesea, Lydstep, Weymouth Bay and Wild Duck.
Please note:
Children must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season except Blue Dolphin, Devon Cliffs and Kiln Park (off-peak only).
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity (except at Penally Court), or on the park. Subject to availability.

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Sensory Tots

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Sensory Tots

To encourage little ones to use their senses we've created lots of fun interactive activities involving windmills, ribbons, scarves and parachutes. With soothing music and soft sensory lights too, your little ones will experience different textures, lights, colours, noises and smells.

Age: 0-5yrs
Cost: Free
Duration: 45 minutes
Parks: Available at Craig Tara, Hopton, Kiln Park, Primrose Valley, Rockley Park and Thornwick Bay.
Please note: Children must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season except at Craig Tara (off-peak only).
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity, or on the park. Subject to availability.
Pottery Art - 18yrs+

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Pottery Art - 18yrs+

Come and join us in the Pic 'n' Paint or Creative Studio where you can enjoy some peace and quiet, relax and spend some quality time painting a masterpiece using paint or crystal glaze, which you can take away with you at the end of your holiday.

Age: 18yrs+
Cost: £15
Duration: 60 minutes
Parks: Available at Burnham-on-Sea, Caister-on-Sea, Cala Gran, Golden Sands, Hafan y Môr, Haggerston Castle, Hopton, Kiln Park, Perran Sands, The Orchards, Thornwick Bay and Thorpe Park.
Please note:
Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season except Burnham-on-Sea, Cala Gran and Hafan y Môr (off-peak only).
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity, or on the park. Subject to availability.
Aqua Jets

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Aqua Jets

Let our underwater Aqua Jets take you and your kids on a ride around the pool. As you hold on tight, you'll swiftly glide through the water making twists and turns whilst chasing each other.

Age: 8yrs+
Cost: £10
Duration: 30 minutes
Parks: Available at all parks.
Please note: Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Restrictions: Participants must be able to swim 25m unaided.
Availability: Runs all season.
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity (except at Penally Court), or on the park. Subject to availability.

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A girl learning to swim

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Skills to Swim

As you know, being able to swim is a great life skill. Our instructors will teach your kids some basic strokes to really gain confidence in the water. We do advise you book more than one session to really make an improvement.

Age: 4yrs+
Cost: £4
Duration: 30 minutes
Parks:
Available at all parks except Rockley Park and Seashore.
Please note:
Children must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season except Hafan y Môr (peak only) and Hopton (off-peak only).
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity (except at Penally Court), or on the park. Subject to availability.
Aqua Inflatable

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Aqua Inflatable

Come and make a splash at our Aqua Inflatable session where our large inflatable provides lots of giggles. They are especially for kids aged between 8 and 16. Go on kids get your goggles on and have a splashtastic time!

Age: 8-16yrs
Cost: £6
Duration: 30 minutes
Parks: Available at all parks except Blue Dolphin, Caister-on-Sea, Hafan y Môr, Penally Court, Riviere Sands and Seaview.
Restrictions:
Children must be able to swim 25m unaided.
Please note:
Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season except at Berwick, Burnham-on Sea, Cala Gran, Golden Sands, Quay West, and Seton Sands (peak only).
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity, or on the park. Subject to availability.
Aqua Inflatable - Junior

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Aqua Inflatable - Junior

Come and make a splash at our Aqua Inflatable session where our large inflatable provides lots of giggles. They are especially for kids aged between 5 and 7. Go on kids get your goggles on and have a splashtastic time!

Age: 5-7yrs
Cost: £6
Duration: 30 minutes
Parks: Available at all parks except Blue Dolphin, Hafan y Môr, Penally Court, Riviere Sands and Seaview.
Please note:
Children must wear the life jacket provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+) and the adult may need to get into the pool with the child. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season except at Berwick, Burnham-on-Sea, Caister-on-Sea, Cala Gran, Golden Sands and Quay West (peak only).
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity (except at Penally Court), or on the park. Subject to availability.
Aqua Inflatable - Mixed Ages

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Aqua Inflatable - Mixed Ages

Come and make a splash at our Aqua Inflatable session where our large inflatable provides lots of giggles. They are especially for kids aged between 5 and 16. Go on kids get your goggles on and have a splashtastic time!

Age: 5-16yrs
Cost: £6
Duration: 30 minutes
Parks: Available at all parks except Combe Haven, Greenacres, Hafan y Môr, Penally Court, Riviere Sands and Seaview.
Please note:
Children must wear the life jacket provided if unable to swim 25m unaided. Children under 8yrs and non swimmers under 14yrs must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+) and the adult may need to get into the pool with the child. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Available off peak except at Seton Sands (peak only), Blue Dolphin, Caister-on-Sea, Perran Sands, The Orchards and Thornwick Bay (all season).
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity (except at Penally Court), or on the park. Subject to availability.

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Aqua Paddlers

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Aqua Paddlers

Your little tadpoles can really let off some steam as they quickly turn the handles that spin the double paddlewheels of these cute and colourful boats. It’s a great way to tire out particularly energetic youngsters!

Age: 4-8yrs
Cost: £4
Duration: 30 minutes
Parks: Available at all parks except Church Farm and Seashore.
Please note:
Children must wear the life jackets provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+) and the adult may need to get into the pool with the child. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season.
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity (except at Penally Court), or on the park. Subject to availability.

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Tots Aqua Play

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Tots Aqua Play

We know little ones feel safe and more secure when they’re with mum or dad, so we run sessions just for you and baby to enjoy together. With you beside them we’ll encourage them to paddle, splash and play to really get a feel for the water.

Age: 6mths - 3yrs
Cost: Free
Duration: 30 minutes
Parks: Available at all parks except Greenacres, Hafan y Môr, Rockley Park, Seashore and Thorpe Park.
Please note: Children must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+) and the adult must get into the pool with the child. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Availability: Runs all season except at Hopton, Lakeland and Wild Duck (off-peak only).
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity, (except at Penally Court), or on the park. Subject to availability.
Pool Kayaking

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Pool Kayaking

Grab your board and take to the water on one of our open-deck pool kayaks. We'll kit you out and show you how to get the hang of paddling about. Our pools are lovely and warm and you'll have no worries about bumping into a fish or two. 

Age: 7yrs+
Cost: £10
Duration: 30 minutes
Parks: Available at all parks except Berwick, Hopton, Rockley Park and Seashore.
Please note:
Children under 8yrs must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+). Buoyancy aids will be provided. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session.
Restrictions:
You must be able to swim 25m unaided.
Availability: Runs all season except Wild Duck (peak only).
Bookable: On the Haven What's On app up to 2 hours before the activity (except at Penally Court), or on the park. Subject to availability.

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Activities and leisure facilities

Activities

How to book

Activities can be booked and paid for on the Haven What's On app, or you can book at the Activity Booking Point on the park.

  • Step 1: Book your holiday
  • Step 2: Download the latest version of the Haven What's On app
  • Step 3: Log into the app with your Haven account details or booking reference
  • Step 4: Pick your activity
  • Step 5: Book and pay with your card

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More things to do

Terms and conditions*

*Height and age restrictions may apply to some activities and facilities, some may also incur a moderate charge. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult at all times during the use of our activities. During busy periods entry to the pool may be restricted for your safety.

**Please note: Food and drink featured in the video will vary by park. If you have any questions about food and drink options please get in touch with the park.

There must be at least 1 adult accompanying up to 2 children under 8 as well as accompanying children up to 14 who are non-swimmers in the swimming pools at all times.

Imagery used for activities and entertainment are for representation purposes only, activities and facilities will vary for each park. Artist's impressions and all the facilities and activities shown are subject to final approval and planning permission. Some of these activities have an extra charge.

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