Family Friendly

  • Gone to Lunch
    9th February 2019
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    - Investigating food chains and predators.
  • Going Birding
    9th March 2019
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    - Brushing up on bird identification.
  • Going Underground
    13th April 2019
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    - Uncovering the world of underground animals
  • Hatching a plot
    11th May 2019
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    - Finding out about nesting birds
  • All a flutter
    8th June 2019
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    - Searching for butterflies and dragonflies
  • Gone Dipping
    13th July 2019
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    - Pond dipping

The Stanwick Lakes Wildlife Explorers is an RSPB group lead by volunteers, which provides the perfect location to observe wildlife, make friends and take part in all sorts of practical activities. From bark rubbing to hunting for mini-beasts, its perfect for children aged 5+. Meetings this year will involve time spent outdoors and there’s always the (more…)


  • Stanwick Lakes - Bird Trail
    18th February 2019 - 24th February 2019
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Visit Stanwick Lakes over the February half term to take part in our bird trail. Pick up your trail from the reception desk inside the Visitor Centre, follow the clues and win a prize!      Trail is around the Solstice Lake, approximately a 2K walk accessible on foot, buggies and wheelchair users. £2 per (more…)


  • Feathered Friends - Wilder Arts at Stanwick Lakes
    20th February 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join Wilder Ceramics Arts at Stanwick Lakes this February half term in the Discovery Zone. Paint a beautiful ceramic feathered friend and other nature inspired ornaments for your home thanks to Wilder Ceramics Arts. Taking place during the two day event – Feathered Friends. Prices start from £2.50, standard car parking charges apply. (more…)


  • Slime Lab - Mythical Slime Making Workshop, Morning Session 21/02/2019
    21st February 2019
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Slime Lab - Mythical Slime Making Workshop, Afternoon Session 21/02/2019
    21st February 2019
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Slime Lab - Mythical Slime Making Workshop, Morning Session 22/02/2019
    22nd February 2019
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Slime Lab - Mythical Slime Making Workshop, Afternoon Session 22/02/2019
    22nd February 2019
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Enter the lair of fantastic fables and make legends come to life at the Mythical Slime Making Workshops. Can you use your magical slime mixing powers to battle fire breathing dragons or even handle Unicorn POO? Come along and join one of the Slime Lab’s Mythical Slime Making workshop to discover if you have what (more…)


  • Family Bird Walk - Sunday 10th March 2019
    10th March 2019 - 2nd June 2019
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Family Bird Walk - Sunday 2nd June 2019
    2nd June 2019
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Family Bird Walk - Sunday 8th September 2019
    8th September 2019
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Family Bird Walk - Boxing Day - FREE WALK
    26th December 2019
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Family Bird Walk - Sunday 8th March 2020
    8th March 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join local RSPB volunteers for a bird walk to learn about the resident and migrant birds found in and around Stanwick Lakes. Meet outside the Rangers Cabin at 10am. If you own binoculars please bring them, if not there may be some available to use thanks to the RSPB volunteers. Tickets cost £2.50 for adults, £1.50 for (more…)

Price Qty*
Family Bird Walk Sunday 10th March 2019 - Adult Ticket £2.50 (GBP)  
Family Bird Walk Sunday 10th March 2019 - Child Ticket £1.50 (GBP)  
Family Bird Walk Sunday 2nd June 2019 - Adult Ticket £2.50 (GBP)  
Family Bird Walk Sunday 2nd June 2019 - Child Ticket £1.50 (GBP)  
Family Bird Walk Sunday 8th September 2019 - Adult Ticket £2.50 (GBP)  
Family Bird Walk Sunday 8th September 2019 - Child Ticket £1.50 (GBP)  
FREE boxing day Walk - Adult Ticket £0.00 (GBP)  
FREE boxing day Walk - Child Ticket £0.00 (GBP)  
Family Bird Walk Sunday 8th March 2020- Adult Ticket £2.50 (GBP)  
Family Bird Walk Sunday 8th March 2020- Child Ticket £1.50 (GBP)