Things to Do

See standing stones, the Bronze Age White Horse, castles and forts, follow in the footsteps of ancient travellers, watch boats and swans on the Thames

Great days out
for all ages!

Discover memorable days out on and around the Trail with our list of local attractions and suggested itineraries. 
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From fabulous walking festivals to local farmers markets and village fetes, there's always something happening. Check out the events listing to see what's on.

Family focussed: Get hands-on in nature with your little ones.Join us for this 45-minute led activity especially ... Read more
Walking boots (photo credit Chris Lacey)
Walking event: Join archaeologist Dr Nick Snashall for a winter ramble around the stone circles. Festive ... Read more
autumn colurs Basildon Park
General event: As Autumn sets in at Basildon Park, the woodland really comes to life. The stunning display ... Read more
General event: Join us Thursday afternoons at 2pm for a 40 minute talk followed by an afternoon tea in the ... Read more

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With a GPS device - or a GPS-enabled mobile phone you can join in with a treasure hunt.
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