The Best Things To Do Outdoors In Boxted | Day Out With The Kids

Best Things To Do Outdoors In Boxted

  1. Black carrion crow at High Woods Country Park in Colchester

    High Woods Country Park

    Colchester

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Covering woodland, marshland, lake and wildflower meadows, High Woods Country Park boasts a wealth of explorable terrain with intriguing nature walks...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 2.7 miles from Boxted
  2. Man resting in gardens at Castle Park and Gardens in Colchester

    Castle Park and Gardens

    Colchester

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Castle Park and Gardens is a town centre oasis: terrific to retreat to with the family for an afternoon, featuring loads of things to see and do with...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 3.6 miles from Boxted
  3. Kids on Treasure Hunt Trail

    Dedham Treasure Hunt Trail

    Dedham

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Are you always looking for ways to get your brood outdoors? Well you’ve found one with the Dedham Treasure Hunt Trail. It’s a code busting outing whi...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 3.7 miles from Boxted
  4. Visitors at Colchester Castle Museum

    Colchester Castle Museum

    Colchester

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    At Colchester Castle Museum follow in the footsteps of Roman soldiers, Norman invaders, the Witchfinder General and the devastation of Queen Boudica!...

    Suitable for 0-12 Outdoor 3.8 miles from Boxted
  5. Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

    The Colchester Mystery Treasure Trail

    Colchester

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Crime is blighting the streets of Colchester and they’re calling out for answers! Can you crack The Colchester Mystery Treasure Trail? A super spy is...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 4 miles from Boxted
  6. Outside view of Bourne Mill in Colchester

    Bourne Mill

    Colchester

    LandmarksLandmarks

    A delightful piece of late Elizabethan playfulness. Built for banquets and converted into a mill in the 19th century. Bourne Mill is set in tranquil...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 4.8 miles from Boxted
  7. Thomas the Tank at East Anglian Railway Museum in Colchester

    East Anglian Railway Museum

    Colchester

    Railway and Transport AttractionsRailway and Transport Attractions

    East Anglian Railway Museum has a great collection of steam engines, carriages, and wagons to discover, plus a mini rail you can explore. There is pl...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 6.6 miles from Boxted
  8. Red panda at Colchester Zoo

    Colchester Zoo

    Colchester

    Zoos and Wildlife ParksZoos and Wildlife Parks

    Set in 60 acres of parkland, Colchester Zoo is the perfect place to meet your favourite animals while surrounded by beautiful scenery. Enjoy a hands...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 6.6 miles from Boxted
  9. Visitor centre at Fingringhoe Wick Nature Reserve

    Fingringhoe Wick Nature Reserve

    Fingringhoe

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Out on the reserve at Fingringhoe Wick Nature Reserve you will find a picnic area, nature trails and bird hides (some easy access) and view-points wi...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 8.1 miles from Boxted
  10. Visitors centre at Abberton Reservoir Nature Reserve in Colchester

    Abberton Reservoir Nature Reserve

    Colchester

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    The huge expanse of Essex and Suffolk Water's Abberton Reservoir Nature Reserve is one of Europe's top wetland sites and a great trip for families ei...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 8.9 miles from Boxted
  11. Boy feeding sheep at Hollow Trees in Ipswich

    Hollow Trees

    Ipswich

    Children's FarmsChildren's Farms

    There’s something different to see at every turn at Hollow Trees Farm. The Farm Trail takes you on a journey of animals and adventure. As you follow...

    4 star rating Rating 4/5 (2 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 9.1 miles from Boxted
  12. Outside view of Layer Marney Tower in Colchester

    Layer Marney Tower

    Colchester

    Castles and PalacesCastles and Palaces

    The view from the roof shows the church, outbuildings, play area, gardens, estate and wildlife walk. Layer Marney Tower is a great place to visit whe...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 9.8 miles from Boxted
  13. People participating in watersports at Alton Watersports Centre in Stutton

    Alton Watersports Centre

    Stutton

    Water SportsWater Sports

    Alton Watersports centre is an excellent place to get active with the kids whatever your fitness and ability level. If you want to keep it low intens...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 9.8 miles from Boxted
  14. Bear mascot at festival at Jimmys Farm in Wherstead

    Jimmy's Farm

    Wherstead

    Children's FarmsChildren's Farms

    You might recognise Jimmy Doherty’s farm from the BBC documentary. This rare breed's farm is home to ponies, donkeys, chickens, rabbits, guinea pigs,...

    2 star rating Rating 2/5 (2 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 10.5 miles from Boxted
  15. People swimming at Brightlingsea Open Air Pool in Colchester

    Brightlingsea Open Air Pool

    Colchester

    LidosLidos

    Brightlingsea Open Air Pool is a vintage offering in lido terms, originally built in 1933 and comprising a 15m paddling pool and a 50m main pool. The...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 10.6 miles from Boxted
  16. Huts at Brightlingsea Beach in Colchester

    Brightlingsea Beach

    Colchester

    BeachesBeaches

    Are you into boats and history? Make your casual day at the beach a tiny bit more exciting and choose Brightlingsea Beach near Essex. This historic b...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 10.7 miles from Boxted
  17. Dog on walking trail at Cudmore Grove Country Park in East Mersea

    Cudmore Grove Country Park

    East Mersea

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    You can start your trip to the Green Flag Awarded Cudmore Grove Country Park with a stop at the Information Room, where information from the Educatio...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 11.2 miles from Boxted
  18. Outside view of hall at Chantry Park in Ipswich

    Chantry Park

    Ipswich

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Chantry Park The super modern play area, designed by well known play area manufacturer Kompan, has replaced the teeny older playground which was clos...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 11.6 miles from Boxted
  19. Picnic field at Long Melford Country Park

    Long Melford Country Park

    Long Melford

    National ParksNational Parks

    Sun’s out, weather’s gorgeous and you just want to spend the day outdoor? At Melford Country Park you’ll find over 8 hectares of grassland, woodland...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 11.7 miles from Boxted
  20. Sunset at West Mersea Beach

    West Mersea Beach

    West Mersea

    BeachesBeaches

    There’s nothing like the feeling you’ve discovered something new, which is exactly what you’ll get from a visit to West Mersea Beach. Set in an islan...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 11.8 miles from Boxted

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