Gruffalo Party trail at Alice Holt Forest

Gruffalo Party trail at Alice Holt Forest

The Gruffalo is celebrating his 25th birthday this year and to celebrate, everyone is invited to take part in a brand-new forest adventure.

What to expect

The interactive family trail features all sorts of party-themed activities and games, along with fun facts to teach you about life in the forest for the Gruffalo and other creatures.

Follow the trail to help find the missing party items to give the Gruffalo a birthday to remember. Search for balloons, pine cones, apples and the Gruffalo himself, and complete fun activities and rubbings as you go along.

Get the party started with a Gruffalo Party Trail pack

Pick up your pack for just £4 from the Visitor Centre or Activity Centre, packed with fun things to do on your party adventure.

Inside you’ll find:

  • kraft bag to colour in
  • party headband to wear
  • party trail activity leaflet
  • stickers
  • pencil and crayon
  • keepsake sew-on Gruffalo Party patch

Meet the Gruffalo this summer!

Come along to meet the Gruffalo himself on 13 July and 22 August at our special Gruffalo fun days

Olympic Gruffalo fun

Embark on a quest to find hidden Gruffalo character signs and enjoy some sporty challenges. This free activity will run from 23 July to 16 September. Pick up an activity leaflet from the Visitor Centre before you set off.

Share your party fun using the #GruffaloTrail hashtag.

The Gruffalo © 1999 & TM Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler. Licensed by Magic Light Pictures Ltd.

Trail information

Alice Holt Forest, Bucks Horn Oak, Farnham, GU10 4LS
The trail starts 2 minutes walk from Visitor Centre and finishes in the Timberline Play area.
Grade - Easy
Trail Length
Muti-terrain, some areas paved or using forest roads. There are no steps, but some areas are slightly steeper and may require care if using a wheelchair. The trail is suitable for users with Prams/Buggies.
Is this trail for you?
This trail is aimed at families with children aged 3-9, but can be enjoyed by all.