Brand new to Churchfields – a Spooktacular experience in the great outdoors!
This October, put on your wellies and fairy wings to explore our Scary Fairy Trail!
The wicked witches have stolen the fairies secret spell and hidden all over the fairy trail.
We need you and your friends to help the fairies find their missing spell.
Along the way, you will need to locate the information panels at various points, answer a question and then finally decipher the answer for a chance to win a great prize.
Please wear suitable footwear as the uneven ground and woodland walks can be very muddy at this time of the year.
Unfortunately the trail is unsuitable for wheelchairs & pushchairs.
After completing the trail, you can treat yourself to lunch in the new Cowshed Restaurant followed by an ice cream or sorbet, made right here on the farm – booking advised.
The estimated time for full Fairy Trail is 45 minutes.
Tickets will be released on the 5th October for the weekend of 10/11th; 12th October for the weekend on the 17/18th and on the 19th October for half term tickets. Please note that all bookings are non-refundable and non-transferable.
Tickets start from £2.00, and under 2’s go FREE
- On arrival, you’ll receive a booklet and map. Follow the directions and map around the grounds of Churchfields to discover the clues.
- Information panels can be found throughout the grounds attached to blue metal posts. Each information panel contains information about the fairies and trolls.
- Match up each marker with the clue found on its page within the booklet, answer the question then enter your correct answer on the back page
Important stuff for grown-ups
Working together for a safe and relaxing visit to Churchfields Fairy Trail
- Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Churchfields is a working farm with livestock in adjoining fields.
- You must stay on the trail and dogs are welcome but must be on a lead at all times. Please scoop any poop.
- The ground is uneven and there are cowpats. Brambles, stinging nettles, tree roots, fallen branches and twigs are encountered on the trail.
- The fields have cattle water troughs and barbed wire fences. There is a stream and pond in the fairy woods.
- The fairy trail is completed at your own risk. Ensure you have the proper footwear and adequate clothing before starting out. Check the weather forecast. The trail is unsuitable for wheel chairs and push chairs.
- Remember that you are responsible for the safety of yourself and others in your group while on the trail.
- Don’t forget to respect the privacy and property of others. Follow the Government’s guidance on staying safe outside your home. We advise bringing your own hand sanitiser.
- Do not allow your children to go ahead and separate from the group.
- Before you begin, agree on an emergency rendezvous point should someone become separated from your group.
- In the event of an accident while on the trail, do not attempt to move the casualty, please call the emergency services on 999, giving your location:
- Place your litter in a bin or take it home with you.
The safety of our staff and visitors is our priority. To ensure that social distance is maintained we will be implementing the following:.
- Visitors scan the NHS Covid-19 QR code on arrival.
- Enhanced cleaning procedures in place.
- Payment by card payment only and contactless payment where possible to reduce physical contact.
- Staff will have had comprehensive training prior to opening to ensure they operate in the safest way possible.
- Till points will be screened.
- Hand sanitiser and a handwashing station will be available and visitors will be encouraged to use it.