Halloween trail at College Lake by Marco Blazevic

Halloween trail at College Lake by Marco Blazevic

‘When things go Bump in the Night’ Halloween Half-Term Trail - College Lake

Location: College Lake Visitor Centre, Upper Icknield Way, Tring, Buckinghamshire, HP23 5QG
Enjoy an outdoor adventure with our self-guided family ‘spooktacular’ tale and trail from Tues 27th to Thurs 29th Oct - College Lake.

Event details

Date

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Time
Opening hours: 9.30am-5pm (Last admission 4pm)
A static map of ‘When things go Bump in the Night’ Halloween Half-Term Trail - College Lake

About the event

This self-guided adventure includes a family ‘spooktacular’ tale and trail around our nature reserve.

The trail runs from Tues 27th to Thurs 29th October

Pre-booking for this event is essential, please ensure you book a ticket for the correct number of people in your family including adults.

Read the story, follow the map and go on a journey to discover what happened to us one dark evening when we got lost at College Lake.

Re-trace our steps and find out who and what made us jump in the dark! Do you have any special skills or amazing powers that could help us to make a magic potion?

This trail follows an easy, mapped route starting at ‘Swallow-field’ and taking you through different parts of the reserve back towards the café and car park.

To enable us to welcome you and run the trail safely please be aware of the following:

  • All tickets for the trail must be pre-booked. Unfortunately, we are unable to offer drop-in tickets on the day.
  • All children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • The trail takes approx. 1-1.5hrs so please allow enough time to enjoy it during our opening hours;

Reserve and car park: 9.30am-5pm.

Last admission: 4pm (1 hour before closing).

Cafe: 10.30am-3pm.

  • Please note that the Visitor Centre building is currently closed - follow signs to the temporary entrance to check-in on arrival at the Welcome Desk.
  • Our story trail will be onsite whatever the weather so don’t forget your wellies and waterproofs! Festive outfits/accessories are encouraged!
  • The story trail is aimed at children 3-11 years old, but is an outdoor adventure for the whole family!

Please ensure you have read the T & Cs below before making a booking.

Terms & Conditions:

  • If you or a member of your household is showing ANY flu like signs or symptoms of COVID-19, or you have been told by NHS Test and Trace to isolate, please do not attend.
  • Only those booked onto the trail can attend, so please ensure you book a ticket for the correct number of people in your family. All family groups must follow the Government’s ‘rule of 6’.
  • All participants will be required to use an alcohol sanitising hand gel on arrival.
  • Please be mindful of social distancing from others not in your family and keep to a distance of 2m in line with public health advice.  It is your responsibility to be aware of yours and your child's proximity to others.
     

Booking

Price

£2 per child
Adults FREE

Suitable for

Families, Children

Know before you go

Dogs

Guide dogs only
(including Assistance dogs)

Mobility

Limited or restricted mobility - please contact the event organiser

Hearing loop

No

What to bring

Our story trail will be onsite whatever the weather so don’t forget your wellies and waterproofs!

Festive outfits/accessories are encouraged! 

Parking information

£4.00 donation

Facilities

Toilets
Shop
Cafe/refreshments
Picnic area
Disabled toilet
Baby changing facilities

Contact us

Bucks Education Team, College lake