The Barton under Needwood Treasure Trail | Day Out With The Kids

The Barton under Needwood Treasure Trail

Barton-under-Needwood, Staffordshire, England

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  • Family following The Barton under Needwood Treasure Trail

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Ages: 9+

Venue type: Outdoor

Discover hidden gems and solve a mystery on theBarton-under-Needwood self-guided mystery themed Treasure Trail.

As you explore, there are clues for all ages from 6+ to solve. With easy clues for the younger kids and a few tricky ones for the adults too, a Treasure Trail is a real team effort ensuring everyone works together to solve the clues!

As you follow the directions around the fixed route, you'll need to keep an eye out for the clues along the way. Things like plaques, information boards and intriguing buildings hold the key to solving this mystery!

This Trail is 2.5 miles long - we recommend that you allow at least 2 hours to complete it, longer if you'll be stopping for lunch or like to explore at a more leisurely pace.

Once you've solved all the clues, you'll have revealed whodunit - you can go online to check your answer and then download a certificate to prove that you are a great team of detectives!



  • Restaurant Restaurant Onsite
  • Snacks Snacks Available
  • Onsite Onsite Shop

Getting There and Contact Information


Barton Turn, Barton-under-Needwood, Staffordshire, DE13 8DZ, England


Click here to visit The Barton under Needwood Treasure Trail's website
01872 263692

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Trails are self-guided and can be instantly downloaded from our website. Follow the Trail, solve the clues and see the sights on any day of your choosing. There is no need to phone us for opening details. All Trails are designed to be completed in daylig


£9.99 per Trail (not per person). One Trail booklet recommended for a group of 4 to 5 people.

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