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Things To Do & Days Out near High Peak
Lyme Park (3 miles)
Lyme Park Adventure playground, medieval deer park, moorland and woodland estate to explore.
Jungle Monkey (3 miles)
Jungle Monkey Custom designed modern play system with 3m double Astro slide, nets, swing balls, clamber bridges, and all the usual favourites. Plus a separate interactive baby area.
Chestnut Conservation and Wildlife Park (5 miles)
Chestnut Conservation and Wildlife Park From the giant otter to polecats and free-roaming deer, there's something for all the family at the Chestnut Centre. In beautiful grounds of the Derbyshire Peak district, with a stream running through the valley, home to four species of otter, owls, pine martens, foxes, Scottish wildcats, sika and...
Rough n Tumble (5 miles)
Rough n Tumble Everything's been designed to stimulate and entertain all ages ranges from the wicked slides to sweet interactive light music beams! There are 3 huge play frames and loads of interactive equipment suitable for under 12s.
Rope Race Climbing and Activity Centre (5 miles)
Rope Race Climbing and Activity Centre Fun and exciting rock climbing and archery activities for anyone between the ages of 5 to 80 years! At our premier indoor climbing and activity centre.
Dizzy Rascals Indoor Play Centre (5 miles)
Dizzy Rascals Indoor Play Centre is an indoor play centre in Poynton for children aged 0 to 11 years. We have a fun and challenging play frame, toddler area, go karts and sports pitch as well as a cafe area, disco room and party rooms!
The Pavilion Gardens (5 miles)
The Pavilion Gardens Here we pride ourselves in providing a fun, family friendly environment. Whether you fancy a ride on the miniature train, spending the day playing on our toddler park or adventure playground, even if it’s just feeding the ducks whilst enjoying an ice cream!
Brookside Miniature Railway (6 miles)
Brookside Miniature Railway Superb train ride for families and enthusiasts. Authentic detail in near half-mile circuit through the beautiful gardens of a large garden centre. Authentic GWR station, full-size signal box and museum of railway relics.
Buxton Museum and Art Gallery (6 miles)
Buxton Museum and Art Gallery Discover the geology, archaeology and history of the Peak District through seven time zones, and experience the Wonders of the Peak Time Tunnel in this great museum and gallery that is free to visit.
Go Ape Buxton (6 miles)
Go Ape Buxton The UK's No.1 Forest Adventure. Award winning outdoor adventure activities. Families and friends can enjoy a day out like no other. Fly down zip wires, leap off Tarzan Swings and tackle obstacles whilst enjoying some of Britain’s most breathtaking scenery.
Poole's Cavern (6 miles)
Poole's Cavern Discover an amazing hidden world of crystals, history and legend deep underground at Buxton's Poole's Cavern. Family friendly guided tours through the vast underground chambers, the home of cave dwellers. Also explore the beautiful woodland trails of Buxton Country Park.
Little Rascals (6 miles)
Little Rascals Indoor soft play centre and party venue. We offer dedicated play areas for babies, toddlers and juniors aged 0 to 10 years. Our parties have been designed specifically with children and their parents in mind. Children play for 1 hour 20 mins and are then given 40 minutes to enjoy their food.
MAC Multi Activity Centre (7 miles)
MAC Multi Activity Centre is a multi-activity centre featuring a skating rink as well as table football, pool and more!
Glen Jakes Riding School (7 miles)
Glen Jakes Riding School offer outdoor fun riding lessons for everyone, we cater for children’s parties, Parties, Horse riding private and group lessons, Jumping competitions, Hacks and Walkouts for special requirements and learning difficulties, Stable Management Courses.
Marple Centre Play and Train (7 miles)
Marple Centre Play and Train features a miniature railway making return trips around the grounds and away to a picnic site, a nice little indoor play facility and a selection of small animals to consider as well as the extensive garden centre itself! Choo-choose Marple!
Let Loose Soft Play (7 miles)
Let Loose Soft Play A brand new play centre where you can relax in a great atmosphere while the kids play on the huge play frame. Serving fresh food all day as well as Illy Coffee. We even have Go Karting, Zorbing and our own Bouncy Castle! Babies have their own "Toddler Town" as well as a fully equipped Sensory Room.
Etherow Country Park (7 miles)
Etherow Country Park A lively area of riverside walks and woodlands that is a haven for wildlife. Great place to go with the family and to bring your dog. Sailing club, fishing and remote controlled boating available.
Wild Things (7 miles)
Wild Things Animal themed multi level adventure soft play with dedicated toddler zone and loads of fun features.
Happy Potter (7 miles)
Happy Potter Happy Potter is a unique ceramic-painting cafe that will inspire and enchant you.
Macclesfield Superbowl (7 miles)
Macclesfield Superbowl is a family entertainment centre with 24 lanes of tenpin bowling, arcade area and food and bar area.
Bramhall Park (8 miles)
Bramhall Park A popular park of landscaped grounds, woodland and trails surrounding Bramall Hall, with a stream running through and large ponds. A fenced off smaller childrens play area and a larger childrens wooden climbing frame can be found adjacent to the picnic area.
Laser Quest Macclesfield (8 miles)
Laser Quest Macclesfield Exhilarating laser tag in a 21st century battle zone for ages 6 and up. Stalk your opponents through an exciting labyrinth in this futuristic game.
Hargate Hill Equestrian Centre (8 miles)
Hargate Hill Equestrian Centre is a riding school offering lots of horse riding opportunities for over 4s. On pony days you spend the day learning to look after our ponies and have fun. You can also celebrate your birthday here at our cafe with a riding party for all of your friends!
Blue-John Cavern and Mine (8 miles)
Blue-John Cavern and Mine Steeped in history and old mining equipment is on view inside the cavern. Guided tours are conducted through the cave system at short regular intervals. Each tour lasts 45 minutes to 1 hour during which time a series of magnificent natural water-worn caverns are seen.
Awesome Walls Climbing Stockport (9 miles)
Awesome Walls Climbing Stockport Indoor rock climbing is a fun and enjoyable way to exercise and an excellent way to keep the kids fit and healthy. We have always strived to offer the best indoor climbing experience - friendly staff, interesting routes, centre cleanliness.
Run Of The Mill Indoor Play Centre (9 miles)
Run Of The Mill Indoor Play Centre The perfect place to visit if you care about cleanliness, great food and a safe, fun environment for the little ones! Our play areas are designed to stimulate, exercise and excite and there is something for all ages: from the tiniest tot up to 12!
Treak Cliff Cavern (9 miles)
Treak Cliff Cavern An underground wonderland of stalactites, stalagmites, rocks, minerals and fossils. Home to Blue John Stone. The tour takes you to see Aladdin's Cave, Fairyland and the Dream Cave. The most famous formation is "The Stork". Events include an Easter Egg Hunt and at Christmas "Carols by Candlelight".
Brooklyn Ceramics (9 miles)
Brooklyn Ceramics A unique and quirky pottery painting studio which appeals to all visitors. We have a great selection of pottery available to paint and we glaze and fire your creation in our kiln. We serve tea and coffee to our customers, and cakes and biscuits.
Speedwell Cavern (9 miles)
Speedwell Cavern An incredible underground journey by boat! Descend 105 steps to an underground canal. Take a boat trip to visit the cathedral like cavern and see the 'Bottomless Pit', a huge subterranean lake!
Whistle Stop Play Cafe (9 miles)
Whistle Stop Play Cafe Play centre with a 3 level play structure suitable for ages 6 months to 12 years with 3 slides, a ball pool with ball juggler and ball shower, a small football area, cannon and rope bridges and a separate padded toddler area with a baby sensory ball pool.
Alderley Edge (9 miles)
Alderley Edge Classic family hiking adventure. Walk the dramatic red sandstone escarpment of Alderley Edge, with views over the Cheshire Plain to the Peak District. Explore woodland paths or walk to neighbouring Hare Hill Garden. Loads of wildlife to look out for!
Staircase House (9 miles)
Staircase House Explore domestic history throughout the house, peel back the bedclothes of the four poster bed, sit at the 18th Century dining table, and try your hand at quill pen writing!
Manor Park (9 miles)
Manor Park This popular Glossop Park has a large childrens play area and a miniature railway plus lots of sporting opportunities.
Air Raid Shelters (9 miles)
Air Raid Shelters First hand experience of daily life in 1940s, war torn Britain. Discover how a labyrinth of tunnels under part of the town centre provided shelter through the dark days of the Blitz. Audio and self guided tours.
Hat Works (9 miles)
Hat Works The only museum in the UK dedicated solely to the hatting industry, hats and headwear! An award winning interactive Visitor Attraction housed in a restored Grade ll listed ex hat factory. Fun and educational.
Zoom (9 miles)
Zoom Play centre for 0-11 year olds with a large 4 level play frame, separate room open during the week dedicated to toddlers and pre-school children and a café.
Peak Cavern (9 miles)
Peak Cavern The spectacular entrance is the largest to any cave in Britain. See rope making, the remains of an underground village and find out why it is called "The Devil's Arse"! Guided tours suitable for all ages. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for the best things to do in...
Wacky Warehouse - Mottram Woods (9 miles)
Wacky Warehouse - Mottram Woods Large indoor play zone over several levels, packed full of big fun and physical challenges plus a smaller area for the smaller kids with plenty of somewhat gentler action there too. One of the many good places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Manchester.
Hyde Leisure Pool (9 miles)
Hyde Leisure Pool Large pool in a Leisure Centre with features such as slide, wave machine, and lazy river style area, plus water cannons, geysers, and bubble pool, as well as standard swimming facilities.
Wacky Warehouse - Waggon and Horses (9 miles)
Wacky Warehouse - Waggon and Horses Adventure playground inside family restaurant, featuring mega play frame for older types to tackle, toddler zone for the smalls and drop in arts and crafts sessions.
The Carrs Park (10 miles)
The Carrs Park Popular park following the Bollin River with a circular walk of around a mile, plenty of paddling opportunities and a well equipped playground for toddlers through to teens.
Bruntwood Park (10 miles)
Bruntwood Park Large Park with loads of recreational and sporting facilities and including a large play area, separate toddler play area, conservatory restaurant and refreshment kiosk.
Fun Time Kids (10 miles)
Fun Time Kids If you're lucky you can bump into a giant kids' character whilst exploring the multi level play frame, or maybe they're playing in the multi sports court! Also offers additional classes from music and movement to toddler theatre!
Create It (10 miles)
Create It craft cafe offers creative fun for all the family with Paint-a-Pot and Decopatch activities, a fantastic party room for celebrations, evening sessions for grown-ups, a great range of gifts, drinks, snacks and specialises in silver imprint jewellery and clay imprints!
Anchors Away (11 miles)
Anchors Away is packed with 3 levels of fun physical play features including a tube slide, large ball pool, a twin lane Astra slide, physio balls, swing balls and much more! Boasting 3 varying sections, every age is catered for with their own special play zone.
Slide and Seek (11 miles)
Slide and Seek Facilities include a huge 4 storey high junior play zone, large separate toddler and baby area, sports area, little tykes' car track and battery powered go karts and quad bikes! Wow! Height restriction 140cm.
Fuzzy Eds at The Bell House (11 miles)
Fuzzy Eds at The Bell House An indoor play building with a large number of games and play structure children under 4ft 9ins tall. We also hold Parent and Toddler sessions during the week. An excellent place to go for a good night out as the complex also has bowling, a cinema, health club, bingo and a Travel Lodge.
Tenpin Parrs Wood (11 miles)
Tenpin Parrs Wood is a bowling centre located in Parrs Wood Entertainment Centre. We have 28 modern fully computerised lanes, American Pool tables, Amusement Arcades all catered towards families and kids. There is also the Beach Road Cafe Bar for some delicious meal and snack options as well as a Costa Coffee.
Sector 7 Laser (11 miles)
Sector 7 Laser Pursue your enemies through swirling fog and semi darkness, armed with your trusty laser gun! Essentially hide and seek with infra red weaponry, harmless fun like living a computer a game!
Peak Llamas (11 miles)
Peak Llamas Llama trekking in the Peak District is the ideal way to spend a day out with a difference. These graceful animals are the perfect walking companion, and they can carry your bags for you too!