EYFS Activities

Fully booked for summer term 2021, book now for the new school year beginning in September 2021.

Suntrap is situated in the heart of 2,400 hectares of the ancient woodland of Epping Forest, with its rich variety of habitats including woodland, grassland, heath, rivers, bogs and ponds, but within easy reach of east London.

Our 7 acre private site includes;
    •    4 fully equipped heated classrooms
    •    Full class sets of equipment including microscopes and compasses
    •    4 ponds (one fully accessible for wheelchair users)
    •    A range of animals suitable for handling*
    •    Outdoor classrooms and picnic areas
    •    Accessible terraced garden
    •    Wellies and waterproofs for all ages

*Due to Covid-19 restrictions pupils will be unable to handle the Suntrap animals until further notice.

Flexible and adaptable activities led by a Suntrap tutor offering outdoor fun and exploration, which can be tailored to meet your group’s needs.

Bring packed lunch with you to enjoy after you have worked up an appetite, you will have access to a room & toilets. Click here for prices.

We offer a range of outreach options for schools bringing Suntrap activities directly to you. 

Contact us to make a booking enquiry.

Sensory trail

Take Barnaby Bear on a sensory trail through the forest.

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Exploring the natural world

Meet our animals & have an adventure exploring the forest.

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We're going on a bear hunt

Follow the bear to his cave somewhere in the forest.

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All done so brilliantly. Delivery of information was excellent, spread of activities was brilliant, children were so engaged