Highway Rat Trail

Kielder Castle
NE48 1ER

01434 250209

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The Highway Rat has arrived at Kielder Castle The Highway Rat is the latest Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler book to be brought to life on our forest trails. Follow panels and discover the forest as you head on a journey with The Highway Rat and all the characters from the story. Go in search of 10 Highway Rat-themed panels, each with fun facts and activities to try. As you go, look out for characters from the story, complete four rubbings and take your picture with the life-sized Highway Rat 'Wanted' poster!  For all the downloads and full information please go to https://www.forestry.gov.uk/highwayrat

You can purchase the Activity Pack at Kielder Cycle Centre during the winter when the Kielder Castle Café is shut. Packs cost £3.00.

Please note this trail is not fully suitable for wheelchairs and buggies. Assistance on some steps and with steep gradients will be required. The Highway Rat Trail largely follows the permanent Duke’s Trail.


For more info see: https://www.forestry.gov.uk/forestry/EnglandNorthumberlandKielderKielderKielderCastleForestParkCentreDukesTrail


Highway Rat Trail takes place at ...
Kielder Castle Visitor Centre, Kielder(Great Outdoors)

Dates & times for Highway Rat Trail, Kielder

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Dogs / pets allowed at Highway Rat Trail Outdoor Event Event Pet friendly
Child / family friendly at Highway Rat Trail Outdoor Event Event Family friendly
https://images.visitnorthumberland.com/Highway-Rat-Trail/vn-medium-Highway-Rat.jpghttps://images.visitnorthumberland.com/Highway-Rat-Trail/vn-medium-Highway-Rat.jpgEnquiries.NorthEngland@forestry.gsi.gov.uk 2017-12-23T00-002018-11-30T00-00

Photo: https://images.visitnorthumberland.com/Highway-Rat-Trail/vn-medium-Highway-Rat.jpg

URL: https://www.forestry.gov.uk/highwayrat

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