Parkland Events

Easter Nature Trail

Easter Egg Trail
Enjoy a walk through the parkland following an Easter Nature Trail.

Hallowe’en

Hallowe’en

A family day out with a spooky treasure trail in the parkland.

 Hunter Gatherer

Hunter Gatherer
Spend a day in the parkland learning how to hunt and forage.

¬†Go Native Kids’ Parties

Go Native Kids' Parties
Join Chris Bax for a two hour session of foraging for wild food and learning survival skills in the woods.

Deerhouse Suppers

Deerhouse Dining

Join us at our restored Deerhouse in the Parkland, for an alfresco barbecue meal.

Hunter Gatherer

Hunter Gatherer

Saturday 16th August

Spend a day in the parkland learning how to hunt with Birds of Prey and ferrets, forage for edible wild ingredients, and to build a fire and enjoy a delicious meal (using ingredients sourced from the day’s hunting and foraging) which is served in the deerhouse. The day is spent with our falconer Sophie Abbott and wild food expert Chris Bax, and promises to appeal to anyone with an interest in countryside skills and who enjoys getting back to nature!

£95 per person. The day starts at 9.15am and ends after lunch which is served at 2.15pm. The entire day is spent outdoors so warm outdoor clothing and footwear is advisable.

Go Native Kids' Parties

Go Native Kids’ Parties

Join Chris Bax, as recently seen on Blue Peter, for a two hour session of foraging for wild food and learning woodland and survival skills in the woods. Each session lasts two hours, and ends with a picnic which parents are welcome to join.

Depending on the ages and any particular requirements, the activities involved would include some of the following :

£30.00 per child (including picnic). Suitable for 7 years and older, advance booking required.

Hallowe’en

Hallowe’en

Daytime Trail: 27th October Р2nd November 2014, 11am Р3pm

Evening Event: 31st October 2013, 6pm – 8pm

Enjoy a family day out, following a spooky nature trail through the parkland, answering our nature quiz questions. Wear wellies as may be muddy.

For those braver souls, experience the thrills of Fright Night on Hallowe’en itself, when ‘real’ spirits and ghouls will jump out at you from the trees. Recover with¬†refreshments and ghost stories in the Library.¬†Bring a torch and wear wellies.

Daytime Trail: £4 per person (under 2 yrs half price). Includes a Hallowe’en gift for children. 

Evening Event: ¬£5 per person ¬†(not suitable for under 7′s).
Proceeds in aid of Masham Young Farmers.

Easter Egg Trail

Easter Nature Trail

Sunday 6th April – Sunday 26th April 2014
10.00am – 4.00pm

Enjoy a day out in the parkland following an Easter nature Trail through the grounds. 

£3 per person (includes an Easter gift for children). Under 2 years half price.

Deerhouse Dining

Deerhouse Suppers

28th July, 24th August & 14th September 2013

For those who enjoy eating outdoors, this is the perfect event.

Join us at our restored Deerhouse in the Parkland, for an alfresco barbecue supper. A delicious two-course buffet menu is served to you by our chef, tasting all the better for being outdoors with candlelight, a starlit sky and a blazing fire to work their magic.

What better way to relax and soak up the atmosphere of a dreamy English summer’s evening?

£35 per person: includes Pimms on arrival and a two course buffet menu.

Please note guests are seated together at a single large table. Warm clothing and footwear highly recommended, as the evening turns cool after sunset. This is a rustic experience, with uneven ground surrounding the deerhouse – please take care on arrival and departure.

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There is a definite crispness in¬†the air now,¬†heralding the arrival¬†of game, wild¬†mushrooms and other Autumnal treats. While the weather is still perfect for¬†walking, cycling and riding¬†it’s also a great time to enjoy¬†replenishing Spa treats and tempting gourmet indulgences, such as our Estate Lunch Menu – currently featuring grouse – or¬†our inspiring range of seasonal¬†cookery courses.