Woodland Adventures

Hen Peck Wood is set in beautiful countryside surrounded by fields in Laneham, Retford.

Our private woodland offers you the chance to get closer to nature and with a choice of activities and events there is something for everyone!

We are passionate about getting children and families outdoors and enjoying what nature has to offer. By choosing us you will not only take part in fun, safe and engaging activities but you will also get to explore our woodlands and spend time amongst the trees!

Exclusive Use of Hen Peck Wood

Flexible Booking Process

Unforgettable Experience

Experienced Instructors

Activities to suit all ages

Open February to November

Holiday Clubs

Explore nature's playground with our awesome instructors and fun adventures! Each day there will be a range of different nature crafts, games, exploration and fun! We encourage curiosity, creativity and independence in all things outdoors.

mini explorers - stay and play for under 5s

Join us in our private woodland and be amazed as your little ones explore nature’s play ground! From searching for mini beasts to engaging their imagination in our mud kitchens, we have lots of activities to encourage their curiosity in all things outdoors.

Birthday Parties

Looking for a birthday party that offers something a little bit different?!

Our fun filled, action packed parties are a great way to get your children outdoors and enjoying the freedom of the woods! We can tailor the party to meet the needs of the group, creating an unforgettable experience for your child and their friends.

– Woodland Nature Craft and Play Parties for 3-7 year olds

– Woodland Activity Parties 7-11 year olds

Our birthday party pack includes the following

  • A Woodland Activity
  • BBQ Hot Dogs
  • Exclusive Woodland Use
  • Access to Hammock Zone
  • Hot and Cold drinks
  • Campfire and Marshmallows
  • Qualified Instructors

Select any 1 of the following activities for your birthday party.
(3-7 year olds)

Dinosaur Theme

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Dinosaur Theme

Is your child a dino fanatic then this is the party for them. A range of dino themed play set up from fossil hunting to building dino jungle!
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Woodland Creature Theme

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Woodland Creatures

Have a go at making your very own woodland troll from clay or a home for gnome.. or how about a house for a mouse?
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Gruffalo Theme

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Gruffalo Theme

Let your little ones imagination run wild making their very own owl ice cream and creating their very own gruffalo crumble.
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Woodland Craft Theme

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Woodland Crafts

Activities range from Hapazome which is a Japanese leaf printing art to making your own nature crown from woodland treasures.
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Select any 1 of the following activities for your birthday party.
(7-11 year olds only)

Air Rifles

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Air Rifles

Practice your accuracy skills with our paper and knock down targets, compete against your friends or yourself in mini games and put your shooting skills to the test!
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Bushcraft

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Bushcraft

Have a go at making your own woodland water filter, make and cook your own bread or learn how to make a mega woodland shelter.
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Tree Climbing

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Tree Climbing

Using climbing holds scale our impressive ash trees to gain a birdseye view of the woodland.
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Archery

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Archery

Could you be the next Robin Hood or Maid Marion? Test your skills with a bow and arrow on our woodland range.
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