Our new Mud Slide is here!!!

You asked! We delivered! THE MOST REQUESTED OBSTACLE IS HERE!! When we ask our awesome customers what obstacle they would most like to see on the trail ‘A MUD SLIDE’ is always the most popular answer! So we've been busy building over the winter and can now reveal our...

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#MightyMudder this February Half Term

The 2019 Season Starts Here!!! At last, our winter hibernation is almost over and we're open every day during the February half term for #MightyMudder week. Are you tough enough to brave the elements and tackle The Bear Trail?  All courageous Bears and Cubs who" dare...

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Competition Time! Guess the obstacle….

WIN A DAY OUT AT THE BEAR TRAIL FOR YOU AND A FRIEND!?! 🐻 It’s ALL GO here as we count down to our RE- OPENING on Saturday 16th February (we are open all half term then back to Friday, Saturday, Sundays until Easter hols) We have been busy upgrading and building over...

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Introducing……The Bear Trail Annual Membership!

We have BIG news!! Loads of you have said you'd love to be able to visit The Bear Trail more often. So for 2019 we've decided to introduce our ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP, letting you and your family enjoy UNLIMITED mud, UNLIMITED Bear Trail family fun, UNLIMITED obstacles to...

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Primary Times Reader Star awards

Fantastic news! We've been voted "Runner Up" in the Family Attraction (Half Day Out) and Outdoor Play Centre Categories in the prestigious Primary Times Reader Star Awards 2018. Thanks very much to everyone who voted for us. We are enormously honoured and privileged...

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How to be THE best parent….

Is probably a thought that either occupies our mind once if not a hundred times during the day. No matter how confident we are (or aren't) in our choices, decisions and beliefs...there is always that nagging feeling....Am I doing it right? Should I have said that to...

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The Colour Bomb!

Birthdays are the BEST! We.Love.Birthdays!! We have hosted hundreds since we opened on the 23rd July last year! All of them full of fun, fresh air and not forgetting mud! But this 23rd July it’s our turn! We will be a whole one year old! What a year we have had! Never...

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ASDA Charities Day

"The true measure of any society can be found in how it treats its most vulnerable members" And who can argue with Ghandi!?! Supporting charities is essential for us. It's impossible these days to not know someone who has been directly effected by illness or who has...

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Get Bear-Fit in 2017!!!

  Too many mince pies? Dug too deep into the chocolate box this year? We've all been there....and too right. It's Christmas! Well, yes it is but now we are looking to the New Year! Here at Bear Trail HQ we have been listening to your ideas and suggestions. Its time to...

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Benefits of Cub Play!

Running. Climbing. Crawling. Slipping. Sliding. We've come to realise that despite the draw of modern technology, given the chance, kids just want to be kids! Phew! We breathed a huge sigh of relief too. Kids are amazing! Aren't they? And we should know....we were all...

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Accept The Challenge!

Quality time is family time! …… But we know that doesn’t come without its challenges. Life is busy; and rushed; and sometimes there is just too much going on to stop and take a breath. The challenge is real, and as hard as we try, there is an ever decreasing window of...

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Dreaming Big at The Bear Trail

There is never a dull moment here on the trail. Even whilst we aren't busy designing, building, digging and painting; nothing makes us happier than looking out on the Devonshire countryside and the trail itself, and dreaming of the day when you will all be here to...

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Love Mud, Love Life

Welcome to the Bear Trail! What is The Bear Trail, where did it come from and why are we doing it….? Firstly, I would like to introduce myself. My name is Ben and I am so excited that I am even able to write this post, because it means my dream is becoming true. My...

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