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Highway Rat

Highway Rat Activity Trail at Guisborough Forest

The Rat of the Highway is here!

The Highway Rat is the latest Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler book to be brought to life on our forest trails. Follow the panels, complete activities and interact with the forest as you head on a journey with The Highway Rat and all the characters from the story!

Activity KitHighway Rat trail dates and information

It is aimed at younger children, but the whole family can enjoy completing activities and spotting characters. You can find the start of the trail at Pinchinthorpe visitor centre and it is about 1 mile in length.

 

Activity KitActivity Pack

Join the Highway Rat on his journey through the forest with the Highway Rat Activity Pack! The pack contains an activity leaflet plus an extra activity sheet, a Highway Rat mask, stickers of the Highway Rat characters, a pencil and a crayon. Buy your activity pack from Pinchinthorpe visitor centre for just £3.

Parking

We ask that visitors pay to park in the forest. You'll find space in the car park for just £3 all day!

More information

If you spot the Highway Rat or his wanted poster along the way, post a picture to our Facebook page and Instagram with #TheHighwayRat! 

Please contact Guisborough Forest and Walkway Visitor Centre for Centre opening times 01287 631132.

 


 

The Highway Rat © 2011 Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler. Liscensed by Magic Light Pictures Ltd.

Last updated: 3rd July 2018

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What's Here?

  • Cycling
  • Orienteering
  • Picnic
  • Walking
  • Viewpoint

Location

OS Grid ref: NZ 586152
Postcode: TS14 8HD

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Contact

Guisborough Forest Visitor Centre

01287 631132
nym@­forestry.gsi.gov.uk
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