Gruffalo Party Trail at Hamsterley Forest

Gruffalo party trail at Hamsterley Forest

The Gruffalo is celebrating his 25th birthday 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 cafe during opening hours, 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

Share your party fun using the #GruffaloTrail hashtag.

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

Trail information

Hamsterley Forest, Bedburn, Hamsterley, DL13 3NL
This trail starts at the visitor centre. Activity packs are available to purchase from the information point or cafe and cost £4.
Trail Length
1.5 miles
Accessibility
All surfaced paths, mostly level but with one moderate incline.
Is this trail for you?
This trail is aimed at families with children aged 3-9, but can be enjoyed by all.