Ilam Park

Winter activities at Ilam Park


Open daily throughout the winter months, Ilam Park is a great place, away from the hustle and bustle of Christmas, to enjoy festive traditions with family and friends. From wintry guided walks, moments of calm, the fun family trail or a tasty treats in the Manifold Tea-room, there is something for everyone to enjoy this season at Ilam Park. 

Activities include:

Guided walks

If you would like to ramble with others and explore more of Ilam Park and the local area, join in the free walks offered on a Monday and Friday morning. The walks depart at 11am and are led by a team of friendly volunteers. You can also bring your furry four legged friend- on a lead of course! 


Why not try orienteering in Ilam Park this winter. Orienteering is a great activity for all the family and can be as competitive as you would like to make it. You can pick up a map from the Ilam Park shop for £1.50 and then you can orienteer till your hearts content in the stunning surroundings.  

Festive treat tasting

Try all the amazing festive treats at the Manifold Tearoom. The tearoom offers indoor and outdoor seating with beautiful views all around. Cosy blankets are available to use if you'd like to sit outside. Mince pies are freshly baked everyday and the usual Derbyshire favourites are available, including Derbyshire oatcakes, Derbyshire tealoaf and cream teas. The tea room is open everyday throughout the winter months (except 24 & 25 December).

Winter Wander Trail

Join in the family festive fun with the Winter Wander Trail that begins on Saturday 30th November till Sunday 5th January 2020. Discover wintry scenes as explore the trail and see if you can spot some of Father Christmas' reindeer. Visitors can pick up a map for £1 and your four legged friends on a lead are also welcome to join too. 


Ilam Park is opened all year round. The winter festivities begin on  Saturday 30th November 2019  till  Sunday 5th January 2020. Visit the National Trust website for more information. 


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Winter activities at Ilam Park

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