Want a bit of entertainment or adventure?
There are many places to visit in Consett, Stanley, Beamish, in fact in all of County Durham. Jumbo Junle, which is in Consett, offers faclities for the younger and more energetic generation- from babies to ages of 12 years old. Kids can be happy for a few hours playing in the soft play area, whilst having lunch or dinner in the seating area that sits just over 150 people. The 11,000 sq ft play area is all open, so you can see where each child is at anytime from the seating area.
For more fun adventurous activities in and around the Consett area, if its a nice day or you just fancy a nature adventure, why not for an outdoor park at Beamish Wild, Stanley. The adventure park is said to be ‘The Home of Adventure in the North East’. Set in the woodlands it has non-stop outdoor fun and activities for everyone! From playing Tarzan, climbing from tree to tree with 4 zip wires, swinging tires and rope bringes to then seeing the outdoor life, Owls, Eagles and many more.
Or maybe if you want to make the most of a day trip why not go further a field, the famous Barnard Castle. Set on a high rock overlooking the river tees, Barnard Castle has outstanding views overlooking a forest, Tees George. Also for gifts for family members or maybe just a treat for yourself, there is a popular market town, Barney, for plenty more fun for all the family. If you’re a more of a gardener or just like beautiful plants and flowers, a visit to The Sensory Garden is full of scented plants and tactical objects.
There are many more fun adventurous days out, whether it’s a family trip or just for the little ones benefit, everyone will enjoy the entertainment County Durham has to offer.