National Forest Adventure Farm Maize Maze

Postern House Farm
Burton on Trent
DE13 9SJ

Telephone: 01283 533933
Pirates of the Maize Maze: Del Gardo’s Treasure

Weigh anchor, hoist the Jolly Roger and set sail on a treasure hunting pirate adventure through our 10 acre maize maze! Follow the clues around the 3 miles of pathways, bridges and viewing towers to discover Del Gardo’s treasure.

Mini Maze
For little legs there’s our shorter mini maze. Help Pirate Penny collect all the items she needs to set sail for an adventure on the high seas!

Cannonball Chaos
Deep in the maze, take part in Cannonball Chaos. Join the battle and fire cannonballs to protect Del Gardo’s ship as you take on enemy pirates!

Pirate Duck Race
Cheer on your pirate rubber duck as it races down the water course to the finish line.

Pirate Shows
Follow the exploits of Captain Del Gardo in two brand new shows; Escape from Blackbeard’s Bay and From Bilge to Bow the Captain’s Story.

Buccaneer Bootcamp
Learn the pirating skills you need to join Captain Del Gardo’s crew.


National Forest Adventure Farm

The National Forest Adventure Farm is a great family day out including animal encounters and outdoor and indoor fun. You can meet a wide a range of animals including pigs, cows and donkeys and also stroke rabbits and guinea pigs and bottle feed lambs. Outside, you can take a tractor ride and explore the Funfield with pedal go-karts, crazy golf, giant jumping pillow, mini quad bikes and mini assault course. Inside the gigantic 3000sqm Playbarn there are three levels of exciting adventure play equipment featuring demon drop slides.

You can enjoy a meal in the restaurant overlooking the Playbarn or get a light bite from the Courtyard cafe. There are also refreshment kiosks in the Funfield and the Maize Maze half way point for a well-earned break.

Visit for details of the special calendar of events.


By Car

From the A38 take the Burton South (or Branston) exit. Exit the island at the turning signposted Tatenhill. Follow the road into Tatenhill village. At the crossroads turn right. Continue along the road for about a mile. The National Forest Adventure Farm is on the right hand side of the road.

By public Transport

Catch the Number 10 bus from Burton on Trent from outside the Octagon Shopping Centre. Get off the bus at the Acorn Inn, Henhurst Hill. The National Forest Adventure Farm is a short walk down Postern Road on the left hand side.