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SAT 25 OCT

Great Geocaching Treasure Hunt

Old Coastguard Station, Robin Hood's Bay

Run by: North York Moors National Park Authority

There's treasure about if you know where to look for it. Using one of our GPS units, enjoy a 2 mile walk in the coastal countryside while searching for clues and goodies hidden in boxes along the way.

clock10:30–14:00

Suitable for any age

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The routes include clifftop sections of the fabulous Cleveland Way National Trail and adults need to take full responsibility for children in their group.

You pay a charge (per family) for the GPS unit, plus a refundable deposit. The route takes about 2 hours to complete and you can just turn up on the day.

Disclaimer

Activities are not organised by the BBC unless stated otherwise. Neither is the BBC responsible for the accuracy of the information provided. If you are under 18, ask your parent/guardian before taking part in any activity.

Cost

It's £5.00 to hire the GPS unit (per family), plus a £20.00 refundable deposit.

Special requirements

Please wear appropriate clothing and footwear. Dogs welcome but must be kept on a lead. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

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Old Coastguard Station

The Dock, Robin Hood's Bay, YO22 4SJ

www.nationaltrust.org.uk

About this location

The National Trust's visitor centre at the edge of the sea in Robin Hood's Bay village. Try hands on models and browse Show more… fascinating, colourful displays. Find out what makes this part of the North Yorkshire Coast so special, from its distinctive geology and the impact of the elements, to local wildlife and the secret history of smuggling.

Gaze into the rockpool tank to spot shore crabs, hermit crabs, blennies, winkles, sea anemones, prawns and other creatures - all discovered in the rockpools just outside the centre.

Visitors can learn about what work the National Trust's Rangers are carrying out on our countryside sites or find out more about other places to visit locally. Regular events are held throughout the year, including art exhibitions, treasure trails and rockpool safaris.

The Old Coastguard Station's shop has a range of gifts, books and National Trust products. National Trust membership can also be purchased, with proceeds contributing to the upkeep of the Old Coastguard Station and the beautiful coastline surrounding it.
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The National Trust's visitor centre at the edge of the sea in Robin Hood's Bay village. Try hands on models and browse fascinating, colourful displays. Find out what makes this part of the North Yorkshire Coast so special, from its distinctive geology and the impact of the elements, to local wildlife and the secret history of smuggling.

Gaze into the rockpool tank to spot shore crabs, hermit crabs, blennies, winkles, sea anemones, prawns and other creatures - all discovered in the rockpools just outside the centre.

Visitors can learn about what work the National Trust's Rangers are carrying out on our countryside sites or find out more about other places to visit locally. Regular events are held throughout the year, including art exhibitions, treasure trails and rockpool safaris.

The Old Coastguard Station's shop has a range of gifts, books and National Trust products. National Trust membership can also be purchased, with proceeds contributing to the upkeep of the Old Coastguard Station and the beautiful coastline surrounding it.

Contact

This activity is organised and run by North York Moors National Park Authority.

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