summer at Moors Valley

Summer at Moors Valley

Whether you’re looking for things to keep the kids entertained, spend time with loved ones, or enjoy a relaxing day outdoors, we have something just for you.

Mini Land Rover Adventure

Adventure Valley Land Rovers

  • Open daily from 27 July – 2 Sept
  • 10.30am – 4pm

Age 3 – 10 years.

Let your kids unleash their inner explorer as they navigate through a brand new exciting off-road journey in mini electric Land Rovers. Watch as your children’s faces light up with excitement as they conquer Rumble Road, Bumpy Lane and Seesaw Bridge.

Gruffalo Party Trail

  • Open daily
  • 9am – 5pm

Join Gruffalo Party Trail on his latest adventure. The 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.

Gruffalo Trail
A group of seven young children stands outside on grass, smiling and showing small insects in their hands. The children are wearing casual summer clothes and hats. Trees and shrubs are in the background.

Pond Dipping

  • Every Tuesday from 30 July – 27 August 2024
  • 10:30 am to 11:15 am, and 11:30am – 12:15pm
  • Booking required

Age 4+

Come and see what you can net in a guided pond dipping session with the rangers.

Moors Valley Railway

  • Open daily from 27 July – 2 Sept
  • 10:45am until 5:00pm

Enjoy a ride on an authentic steam train around Moors Valley Country Park. The 7 ¼” gauge narrow gauge railway provides a picturesque journey of just over a mile.

Moors Valley Railway
Fishing at Moors valley

Get Hooked on Fishing

  • Every Tuesday and Wednesday from 30 July – 21 August 2024
  • 10am – 12pm
  • Booking required

Age 8+

Welcome to the “Get Hooked on Fishing” at Moors Valley. Whether your child is an experienced angler or a beginner, our friendly qualified fishing coaches are here to help you learn the basics of fishing in an uncomplicated and easily understood manner.

Adventure Valley Mini Golf

  • Open daily
  • 10am – 4:30pm (weather dependant)

Age 4+

Whether you’re a seasoned golfer or a first-timer, our Adventure Golf promises an enjoyable experience for everyone. A perfect way to spend quality time with family and friends.

Adventure Valley Mini Golf

Other summer activities that may be of interest


Can I pre book?

You can pre-book activities such as Go Ape, Nets Adventure and Segways directly on the  Go Ape website, or by calling 01603 895500. Golf and activity sessions can be pre-booked online or by calling the booking line on 01425 479776. 

We don’t offer a pre-booking option for parking or cycle hire. We advise arriving either before 10am or after 2pm where possible as it’s normally less busy.

Are there baby changing facilities at Moors Valley? 

Yes. There are cubicles with baby changing facilities within both the ladies and gents toilets. There is also a separate large cubicle with baby changing facilities. 

Can I bring a dog?

Dogs are welcome to visit Moors Valley but must be under close control at all times and in many areas must be kept on a lead. Dogs are not permitted in either of the Play Areas near the Visitor Centre. A dog park is provided at the entrance to the Junior Play Area.  Please come along prepared to clear up after your dog – dog waste bins are located in multiple locations. Check out our dog page to find out more.