Outdoors

Top family fun for February half-term
The holidays are on their way, and with them comes the responsibility of keeping everyone entertained. Stuck for ideas? Then look no further – here are some lively suggestions that will guarantee fun-filled days out for all the family. more >
5th February 2020
Make a difference: check out these top eco destinations
We select the network’s greenest places to visit, perfect for environmentally conscious eating, shopping and sleeping. Make sure you take the train and make your trip as sustainable as possible. Devon Boasting two national parks, a stunning coastline and several Areas of Outstanding Natural... more >
29th January 2020
Get your skates on! Five awesome ice rinks across the network
These awesome skating rinks are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to gliding your way across the network this December. With so many brilliant venues to choose from, it couldn’t be easier to book yourself a slide session this Christmas. more >
11th December 2019
Creep it real with these five spooky ghost walks across the network
Five awesome ghost walks you can reach by GWR train more >
8th October 2019
Alfresco art: record-breaking outdoor paintathon
Join a record-breaking paintathon in Cornwall. And if you can't make that, then try one of these great outdoor art events. more >
26th August 2019