Family exploring rockpools at Viking Bay
Family exploring rockpools at Viking Bay

Coastal Explorer Packs

Family adventure trails - Activities, challenges, games!

Don’t just visit the beach, explore it! Coastal Explorers packs are filled with equipment to help you discover our rich heritage stories and natural coastal designations. Learn essential explorer skills such as how to make a sundial and use a compass, or delve into the bag for the marine identification gear and become a real rocky shore researcher! Also make sure you check out this guide to Rock Pooling from the Thanet Coast Project

Everything you need is in the pack and contains enough resources for at least half a day of awesome adventure.

Fantastic for families and groups, but versatile enough for anyone, hire a bag for just £5 plus proof of ID at-

  • Margate - Visitor Information Centre, Droit House, Stone Pier CT9 1JD (From Wednesday 19th May open Wednesday - Sunday 10am -5pm)
  • Broadstairs - Lillyputt Mini Golf, Victoria Parade, CT10 1QL (Open daily 10am - 5pm weather permitting)
  • Ramsgate - Visitor Information Centre, Harbour Parade. CT11 8LP (From Monday 17th May open daily 10am-4pm)

Don’t forget these are exclusive to Thanet!

Please contact Thanet Visitor Information Centre on 01843 577577 or email visitorinformation@thanet.gov.uk for info

*Inline with COVID-19 guidance bags will be hired out on a rotation system and cleaned thoroughly between use*

Address

Hire from
Margate - Thanet Visitor Information Centre, Stone Pier. CT9 1JD
Broadstairs - Lillyputt Minigolf, Victoria Parade. CT10 1QL
Ramsgate - Visitor Information Centre, Harbour Parade. CT11 8LP

Entry Price

Hire a bag for just £5