Family group outdoors

Sill Scramble

Take part in a themed obstacle event with Northumberland National Park

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Spend a day (or as little as an hour) having fun while learning about the outdoors.

These monthly family themed obstacle events are linked with the National Park themes.

This opportunity is provided by Northumberland National Park.


  • Type: Day activity
  • Dates: Various - see details
  • Location: Northumberland - see details
  • Cost: £TBC
  • Suitable for: Groups, families and individuals of all ages

About this opportunity

This activity is offered on various dates at The Sill National Landscape Discovery Centre in Northumberland National Park.

Take part in a fun active weekend activity that gets the family or group working together, raising their heart rate while learning about the National Park. It can last anywhere from 60-minutes to a full day, depending on engagement levels.

Activities and obstacles will be linked to one of the following themes:

  • bumblebees
  • bogs/hay meadows
  • heather and moorland
  • Spiders
  • bats/Halloween
  • nature-based nursery rhymes
  • Mission Impossible (festive eco-themed)

Need to know

Learning outcomes

Participants will:

  • be active in the outdoors
  • work together to problem solve
  • learn facts and gain knowledge

What to bring

Participants will need to bring suitable outdoor clothing, such as waterproofs and comfortable shoes or boots.

Dates and location

The Sill National Landscape Discovery Centre

Once Brewed, Hexham NE47 7AN

  • 6th June 2021
  • 4th July 2021
  • 22nd August 2021
  • 26th September 2021
  • 24th October 2021
  • 28th November 2021
  • 19th December 2021

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