Welcome to the Fedderate Woods.

Outdoor Learning with a little bit of magic’.

We are currently in Level 4 so visitors only from Aberdeenshire please.

Come and explore for an outdoor adventure.

Choose fairy finding or orienteering and play at the park.

Please note we can not offer campfire snacks at this time and we are unable to open our wee shop.

Toilet facilities and car parking.

Send me a message to book a start time.  Start times every 15 minutes to ensure social distancing and visitor numbers are limited.

We plan on opening every day from 10am to 3pm until the schools go back.


07711431183 nikkielrick@btinternet.com

r 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 a fairy cake, toast marshmallows and 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.