Boys looking at a nest (c) Debs Richardson BullBoys looking at a nest (c) Debs Richardson Bull

Looking for nature activities for your cub pack?

If you're looking for fun, exciting nature activities for your cub pack at nature reserves then Worcestershire Wildlife Trust can help. We can welcome you here to Lower Smite Farm to do any of the following activities and badges, or we could meet you at one of our nature reserves throughout Worcestershire. To avoid disturbance to our nature reserves, not all activities listed below are available away from Lower Smite Farm. Please contact Hannah (01905 754919) to discuss your requirements.

 

Here are the badges that we can best help you with and some suggestions of the activities that we can do. A typical session last between 1 - 2 hours in which we can tailor the session to suit your group's time and requirements best.  

 

Adventure Challenge – Try your hand at looking for animal tracks and signs at Lower Smite Farm and go wild with a campfire. Learn how to make a fire and have a go at lighting it with fire steels, before enjoying some campfire treats.  

Wild Cooking - Build and light a campfire as a pack and enjoy some campfire treats. 

Animal Carer Activity – Find out how to record minibeasts and how you can recording minibeasts in your garden, take a look at feeding habits and natural habitats, the dangers threatening wildlife and start towards your hedgehog award with Worcestershire Wildlife Trust. 

Environmental Conservation – Find out all about rubbish and recycling, reducing energy and water use in the home, look at how you can help wildlife at home and build a bird box* or wormery and have an introduction to compost. 

*Building a bird box incurs a small extra charge of £3.50 per box with a maximum of 3 boxes per group possible in one session, with correct supervision)

Naturalist - Learn to identify trees, garden birds, wildflowers, minibeasts, pond dwellers or butterflies, create a piece of natural art or make a bee or minibeast hotel. In the right season you may even pick fruit and cook with it.

 

We might even be able to come out to your group where you meet so get in touch with Hannah or call her on 01905 754919 to discuss your requirements and book your visit.