Fun in North East Dorset

This is a beautiful part of the County for woodland walks, cycle rides and horse riding.  There's plenty for the family to do and many charming villages to discover.


Avon Heath Country Park

Enjoy walks and wildlife on the Heath, treasure trails and a fantastic wooden play area.  Facilities include the discovery centre, cafe, gift shop and BBQ hire.

Children's Party Packages are available. 

Entry to the Country Park is free however parking charges do apply.

Please visit the Website for details on special events.

Address  Birch Road, Avon Heath, BH24 2DA

Contact Tel  01425 478082

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*Open all year*

Dorset Heavy Horse Farm Park

Fun day out for all the family.  Enjoy Heavy Horse wagon rides, tractor and trailer rides, meet the animals, run around the play areas, jump on the bouncy castle and much more.

Children's Party Packages are available.

Open from 25th March to 29th October 2016. (Closed on Mondays outside of School Holidays plus they are closed Monday - Wednesday during October, except Half Term)

Please visit the Website for admission prices, the daily schedule and special events.

Address  Edmondsham Road, Verwood, BH21 5RJ  

Contact Tel  01202 824040

*The Heavy Horse Farm Park is now closed for Winter and will re-open in Spring 2018*

Go Ape

Go Ape is an amazing tree top adventure for children and adults.  You'll find tree top high wires, walkways, tunnels, zip wires and much more.  

Please note that parking charges do apply.

Please visit the Website for full details and ticket prices.

Address  Moors Valley, Horton Road, Ashley Heath, BH24 2ET 

*Open all year*

Moors Valley

Plenty for the family to do including woodland walks, play parks, restaurant and steam train and all set in wonderland surroundings.  You'll find the visitor centre near the car park for a map of the park.

Children's Party Packages are available.  

No admission charge however parking charges do apply.  

Please visit Website for trail maps and details on special events.

Address  Horton Road, Ashley Heath, BH24 2ET

Contact Tel  01425 470721

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*Open all year*


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Fun in North East Dorset