Highway Rat Trail

Kielder Castle
Kielder
Northumberland
NE48 1ER

01434 250209

The Highway Rat has arrived at Kielder Castle The Highway Rat is the latest Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler book to be brought to life on our forest trails. Follow panels and discover the forest as you head on a journey with The Highway Rat and all the characters from the story. Go in search of 10 Highway Rat-themed panels, each with fun facts and activities to try. As you go, look out for characters from the story, complete four rubbings and take your picture with the life-sized Highway Rat 'Wanted' poster!  For all the downloads and full information please go to https://www.forestry.gov.uk/highwayrat

You can purchase the Activity Pack at Kielder Cycle Centre during the winter when the Kielder Castle Café is shut. Packs cost £3.00.

Please note this trail is not fully suitable for wheelchairs and buggies. Assistance on some steps and with steep gradients will be required.

Watch The Highway Rat movie  To get you in the mood for our brand new Highway Rat activity trails, tune into BBC One this Christmas to enjoy the brand new The Highway Rat movie starring David Tennant as the Highway Rat, Rob Brydon as the narrator, Nina Sosanya as the Duck, Tom Hollander as the Squirrel and Frances de le Tour as the Rabbit.

Dates

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Facilities

Dogs / pets allowed Child / family friendly

Venue

Highway Rat Trail takes place at...
Kielder Castle Visitor Centre, Kielder (Great Outdoors)

Highway Rat Trail

Kielder Castle
Kielder
Northumberland
NE48 1ER

01434 250209

What's nearby

Picnic bench
Dining Area
Kielder Water
Kielder Viaduct
Northumberland nature
Plashetts Incline Viewpoint in Kielder

Highway Rat Trail

Highway Rat

Overview

The Highway Rat has arrived at Kielder Castle The Highway Rat is the latest Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler book to be brought to life on our forest trails. Follow panels and discover the forest as you head on a journey with The Highway Rat and all the characters from the story. Go in search of 10 Highway Rat-themed panels, each with fun facts and activities to try. As you go, look out for characters from the story, complete four rubbings and take your picture with the life-sized Highway Rat 'Wanted' poster!  For all the downloads and full information please go to https://www.forestry.gov.uk/highwayrat

You can purchase the Activity Pack at Kielder Cycle Centre during the winter when the Kielder Castle Café is shut. Packs cost £3.00.

Please note this trail is not fully suitable for wheelchairs and buggies. Assistance on some steps and with steep gradients will be required.

Watch The Highway Rat movie  To get you in the mood for our brand new Highway Rat activity trails, tune into BBC One this Christmas to enjoy the brand new The Highway Rat movie starring David Tennant as the Highway Rat, Rob Brydon as the narrator, Nina Sosanya as the Duck, Tom Hollander as the Squirrel and Frances de le Tour as the Rabbit.

Highway Rat Trail takes place at...
Kielder Castle Visitor Centre, Kielder (Great Outdoors)

Dates & times for Highway Rat Trail

From To
Saturday23/12/2017Friday30/11/2018
 

Facilities

Dogs / pets allowed Child / family friendly

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