Lancashire is the perfect place for an adventure. Explore the wilderness, fly through the trees, learn to ride a bike, or go bug hunting, the possibilities are endless. Keep the kids active, have fun and make lots of great memories.

Explore acres upon acres of woodland, countryside and vast outdoor spaces; such as the beautiful country parks of Yarrow Valley, Beacon Fell and the Wyre Estuary or conquer one of Lancashire’s two Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty to conquer, including Forest of Bowland, home to the majestic Pendle Hill, the perfect habitat for the outdoor explorers.  

Build a den using natural materials in the woodlands, stroll along the tree lined pathways or get out your bikes and take on a trail. Alternatively monkey around in the forest at Go Ape, where the family can test their nerve by completing the Tree Top Adventure or enjoy Ski Rossendale where you can hone your skills before hitting the piste!

With so much open countryside it’ll be no surprise to learn that Lancashire is a great place to see wildlife and animals. With 354 recorded bird species, native mammals such as red deer and otters, and millions of creepy crawlies that include tiger moths and common lizards, Lancashire’s wilder side offers up some great days out. 

Take the family for a walk on the wild side, explore Brockholes or Martin Mere Wetland Centre, where your little ones can come face to face with wild birds, bugs and furry creatures.

Looking for something a bigger? Encounter the largest and rarest animals at Blackpool Zoo or get up close and personal with the cute and loveable farm animals at one of the farm parks in the county.

Lancashire also has miles and miles of stunning coastline that boasts prime sandcastle making sand, for making event the largest of creations. Explore the main beaches at St Annes, Blackpool, Cleveleys, Fleetwood and Morecambe. Hire and award winning beach hut at St Anne’s, run around attraction filled Blackpool, or why not try your hand at crabbing in Fleetwood? 

If the weather decides not to be so kind let your little ones run around and burn off some energy at one of Lancashire's many soft play areas.  

Or if you’re feeling a little more adventurous head to Grip & Go or Clip ‘n Climb. These climbing wall centres offer an action-packed and fun day out perfect for the whole family.

Located in Preston city centre, Level, is a teenager’s dream and will keep them busy for hours, if not days. Activities include laser tag, crazy golf, ten pin bowling, darts and the Daredevil assault course.

Start planning your adventure today.




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