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Stick Man trail at Bedgebury Pinetum

Join Stick Man on his forest adventure at Bedgebury. Set off with a hop and a twirl and help get Stick Man get back to the family tree!

Stick Man trail dates and information

The trail is open from 28 November 2015. It is aimed at younger children, but the whole family can enjoy finding the trail panels and completing fun activities as they go. No booking is required*.

Activity pack 

Set out on your twiggy adventure with the Stick Man activity pack! The pack contains the trail leaflet, activity sheets, pencil, crayon and pipe cleaners to make your Stick Man. Buy your activity pack from the information point in the visitor centre between 9:30am and 4pm. Cost £3.

Opening times

From 8am until site closing (see planning your visit for details).

Trail starting point

Bedgebury Visitor Centre.

Length of trail

The trail takes place around the Pinetum, following surfaced paths. It will take around 1 hour.


Usual admission fee per vehicle will apply.

*School groups

School groups can arrange visits by contacting the learning team on 0300 067 4474 or

More information

The Friends of Bedgebury Pinetum will be selling a small range of Stick Man related books and gifts from the shop in the Information Office.

Some of the trail involves having fun off of the paths, so please wear suitable clothing and foot wear!

Visit Bedgebury Pinetum for more information on planning your visit, along with other activities available on site.

Copyright: 2008 & TM Julia Donaldson/Axel Scheffler. Licensed by Magic Light Pictures Ltd.

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Last updated: 2nd August 2016

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  • Cafe
  • Cycling
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  • Mountain biking
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  • Horse riding
  • Information
  • Parking (chargeable)
  • Play area
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Postcode: TN17 2SJ

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