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Best Things To Do Outdoors In Blackmore

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The Chelmsford Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Chelmsford
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Salty seafarers, unite! The Chelmsford Mystery Treasure Trail is calling out for seasoned explorers to get a whiff of the scent and uncover buried lo...

Epping Ongar Railway5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Epping
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Epping Ongar Railway is Essex's longest heritage railway and the closest to London, running from Ongar to North Weald and into Epping Forest. They ru...

Hopefield Animal Sanctuary4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(4)

  • Brentwood
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Hopefield Animal Sanctuary gives a home for life to sick, unwanted and mistreated animals such as horses, donkeys, goats, sheep, pigs, chickens, gees...

Hylands House and Park

  • Chelmsford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Hylands House and Park has plenty for the family to enjoy, with 574 acres of parkland, including recreational ancient woodland, grassland, lakes, pon...

Weald Country Park

  • Brentwood
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Weald Country Park offers an idyllic day out alongside nature, and although there are no physical play facilities there are still plenty of things to...

Colmar Farm Riding School

  • South Weald
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

BHS approvedColmar Farm Riding School offer a variety of well mannered mounts for friendly and supportive lessons, which are available from tots upwa...

Rascal Bay

  • Brentwood
  • Outdoor
  • Crazy Golf

At Rascal Bay normally the focus of adventure golf is the golf, but with a place like Rascal Bay it's rather hard not to focus on the adventure! Your...

King Georges Playing Fields

  • Brentwood
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Amongst other things the under-titled King Georges Playing Fields features a really unique garden designed for the blind, with many specially selecte...



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Old MacDonalds Farm & Fun Park

  • Brentwood
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Everyone’s heard the old song, ‘Old MacDonald had a Farm’. Well now he’s got a fun park and a whole raft of awards to boot, at Old MacDonalds Farm &a...

Thorndon Country Park

  • Brentwood
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Thorndon Country Park contains rare areas of heathland which are being carefully managed and restored in the most traditional and effective manner: b...

Chelmsford Museum

  • Chelmsford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Chelmsford Museum Set in a park with an adventure play area, the museum offers a nice variety of exhibits, from a fine collection of fossils, a livin...

West Park Pitch Putt & Crazy Golf

  • Chelmsford
  • Outdoor
  • Crazy Golf

West Park Pitch Putt and Crazy Golf has a rather modest Crazy Golf 9 hole course available, plus a mature 18 hole pitch and putt course, as well as a...

Brentwood Park Ski & Snowboard Centre1 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Brentwood
  • Outdoor
  • Skiing and Snowboarding

If your child is enthusiastic and wants to learn Skiing or Snowboarding, Brentwood Park Ski and Snowboard Centre is the perfect place to do it. Their...

Chelmer Park

  • Chelmsford
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Chelmer Park offers a generously sized adventure play area at it's heart with loads of play equipment for 3 to 12 year olds and outdoor gym equipment...

Brentwood Karting

  • Brentwood
  • Outdoor
  • Go Karting and Driving

The Brentwood Karting track is perfectly suited to junior karting. For this reason, they have built up a range of formats and karts so that kids can...

The Cater Museum

  • Billericay
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Cater Museum is a distinctly educational stop but a particularly fun one for imaginative kids who can get their history fix and let the daydreams...

Admirals Park

  • Chelmsford
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Admirals Park is linked with Tower Gardens and the adjoining West Park, covering an area of approximately 30 hectares and a wonderfully disparate var...

North Weald Airfield and Museum

  • North Weald Bassett
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

North Weald Airfield was the famous Battle of Britain fighter base, RAF North Weald, near to the Essex town of Epping and easily accessible from Lond...

Laser Mayhem

  • Abridge
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Laser Tag

Laser Mayhem is like playing a living computer game: it's a bruise less, mess less, zero contact combat game played in an immersive arena with infra...

Bedlam Essex

  • Abridge
  • Outdoor
  • Paintballing

Bedlam is the home for all things action. With centres across the UK - from the woods of Scotland to the South Downs - you’re never far from a new ad...

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