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People enjoying a walk through Bedgebury pinetum.

Adventurous play at Bedgebury

The tree house at the adventure play trail. Bedgebury Pinetum

Do you fancy reliving the adventures of the famous explorers who brought back some of our most exotic trees and shrubs from the farthest corners of the world?

Bedgebury's specially-designed play area reflects some of the challenges faced by intrepid plant-hunters through the ages. 



View full size play trail map (PDF: 300 kb)

DiscoverThe shipwreck

  • The shipwreck
  • The native village
  • The mighty tree house
  • The butterfly climbing wall
  • The giant spider and webs
  • The dragonfly
  • The huge rope swing
  • The tree stump and tunnels
  • The campsite

Can you find the mysterious statue head and tom-toms?

The new pathways and much of the equipment is accessible to children of all abilities. 

* Have you seen the newly-installed Adventure Trail yet?   Please send us your pictures -

Children on play equipment

 Children on play equipment



Children on the Play Trail at Bedgebury




Come and explore!





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England's Woods and Forests are cared for by Forest Enterprise England, an agency of the Forestry Commission.