West Lancs Outdoors - Happy & Healthy!


Welcome to West Lancs Outdoors - helping you to stay happy and healthy! Now more than ever, we need to look after ourselves and take the opportunity to go out safely, into our local areas, keeping happy and healthy.  

We have an array of self led activities for you to enjoy ranging from mini beast hunt, family walks, exercise trails, bingo, phonics trail etc. All activities take place from our local parks and countryside sites across the borough. If you click on the links below, you can download the individual activity or alternatively, pick a copy up from the designated locations within our parks.

Beacon Country Park, Upholland WN8 7RU 

Beacon Bingo -take your bingo sheet around the park and see if you can get a 'full house' (Beacon Bingo, pdf 343kb)

Beacon Mini Beast Trail - See if you can find the nine 'mini beast' markers, draw the mini beasts and descramble the word. (Beacon Mini Beast pdf 692kb)

Beacon Exercise Trail - 3km exercise trail for all - do it at your own pace (Beacon Exercise Trail, PDF 606kb)

Family Friendly Walk - 5km circular, starting from Beacon County Park (Beacon Walk, jpeg 304kb)

Hard copies of these activities can be picked up from the visitor centre.

Coronation Park, Ormskirk L39 3LB

Tree Bingo - see if you can spot all the 'tree leaves' within our park (Tree Bingo, pp 2088kb)

Simple Phonics Trail. You can download a phonics trail map by clicking here. (pdf 626kb)

Maths Trail -  aimed at Key stage 2 children (ages 7-11). There are three downloads for this activity which can be accessed by clicking the links below.

Download the Maths Trail map (pdf 646kb)

Download the Maths Trail Activity Sheet (pdf 592kb)

Download the Maths Trail Parental Guidance Notes (pdf 683kb)

Coronation Park Exercise Trail - 1km exercise trail for all. (Coronation Exercise Trail, pdf)

Family Friendly Walk - 2 mile walk starting from The Bandstand and including Ruff Woods (Coronation Walk, Word 1052 kb)

Tawd Valley Park, Skelmersdale WN8 6DX

River Tawd Exercise Trail - 5km exercise trail for all - do it at your own pace. (Tawd Trail, pdf 609kb)

River Tawd Wellbeing Trail - Take a walk around this hidden gem in the middle of 'Skem' and enjoy the surroundings you may never have come across before. (River Tawd Wellbeing Trail, pdf 1750kb)

Tawd Bingo - take your bingo sheet around the park and see if you can get a 'full house'. (Tawd Bingo, pdf 343kb)

Richmond Park, Burscough L40 5SN

Family Friendly Walk - 4km walk starting from the park entrance. (Richmond Walk, jpeg 159kb)

Mere Sands Wood, Rufford L40 1TG

Mere Sands Wellbeing Trail - Take in the beautiful sights and sounds of this Nature Reserve with our Wellbeing Trail. (Mere Sands Wellbeing Trail, pdf 2020kb)