Welcome to the Fedderate Woods.

Outdoor Learning with a little bit of magic’.


We have 2 options available for the Summer Holidays 2021:

1. Mondays/Tuesdays/Wednesdays 10am-6pm
£7.50 per child. No charge for adults
Feel free to bring your own snacks and picnic.
Let me know your child/children’s name and I will leave an activity pack for you at the front entrance. The toilets will be open.
You are welcome to use the play park and picnic areas. There a few benches opposite the play park in the woods and there is a large field at the end of the woods. (You will find it on your adventure.) Access is via a stile, there are a few picnic benches there or take a blanket/rug. This is a great enclosed very sheltered space. We keep it mowed and pretty.
Dogs are welcome, please tidy up after yourself. Keep on a lead when there are people going about.
Let me know an approx. time of arrival and I will book you in.
I live in the farm house at the end of the road. Let me know if you have any problems. Nikki 07711431183

2. Thursday/Fridays/Saturdays/Sundays 10am Last entry 2.30pm
£12.50 per child. No charge for the adults.
Campfire snacks included for the children. Hot chocolate and s’mores.
Adult hot drinks £1, S’mores £1
Hot dogs £2
Tuck shop and our Little Wee Pocket Money Shop with items from £2-£12
Staggered start times. Let me know when you would like to come and I will book you in.
Let me know your child’s/children’s name and what activities they would like to do.
Up to 6 children per start time.
Dogs on leads welcome.

You can choose from:
FAIRY FINDING: We will give your child a wee bag of magic fairy treasure. Read the letter on the tree at the start and deliver a piece to each fairies door. There is a wee story at each fairy door. Write a wee letter and keep the pencil. Post your fairy letter in the postbox.
ORIENTEERING: A map reading adventure to find hidden flags. Great for slightly older children/adventurous families and boys who don’t want to find fairies! (There are x3 stiles to cross)
Different children in your group can choose different activities.

Please let me know our children names and what activities they would like to do.
Please make a bank transfer to Fedderate Woods:
Please send a screenshot of the payment or ensure that you have put your name in as the reference so I can match payments to bookings.
Please just pay for children’s entry, hot drinks etc can be paid on the day.
Thank You

Families and School Groups

Come and explore the Fairy Woods, the Explorer Woods and try out our orienteering course. Enjoy a snack of hot chocolate made over a fire and toast marshmallows to make s’mores. Play in the forest play park

Ideal for nursery and school trips. Run by a qualified primary teacher and a great team of enthusiastic and nurturing staff.  Indoor facilities available for snack and lunch.

The Fairy Woods: Suitable for families, playgroups, nurseries and school trips from P1-3.  The children will explore the woods with a tour guide to find the fairies doors.  Story and snack session.

The Explorer Woods: Suitable for families and children in P1-5 . George is lost in the woods!!!!  The children will search for the hidden maps and solve the problem to rescue him.  Think Crystal Maze and Escape Rooms!  Story and snack session.

Orienteering: Suitable for families and children in  P4-7 (Primary 3 supervised) The children will use the map to find the control points hidden in the forest.  Time challenges and bonus points available. Snack session.

Families welcome

Contact me to visit.  Look for guided tours and special events on our Facebook page. ‘The Fairy Woods at Fedderate’ and ‘Fedderate Outdoor Learning Centre- Orienteering for School Trips’ or phone 07711431183 or nikkielrick@btinternet.com

You can explore the woods with your family by prior arrangement.  Phone or text on 07711431183 prior to visiting.