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Things to with the kids who love to explore in Liverpool and beyond

Kids grow up to quickly and before Playstations and Snapchat, children had to make their own fun.

There's nothing like getting out in the great outdoors and letting off some steam as they embark on an expedition.

There are plenty of things they can explore across Liverpool, Wirral and beyond - from forest trails to lighthouses, pirate ships and corn mazes, these places will definitely bring out your kids sense of adventure.

Don't forget there are plenty of free things to do over the summer and if you do have a bit of cash to spare you can check out these other things to do with the kids.

Don't forget to get them booked in for their summer holiday clubs, schools and camps too.

The Mermaid Trail, New Brighton

If you're looking for an enchanting trek across New Brighton, then try the Mermaid Trail

Formby Pinewoods, Sefton

Head to Formby Pinewoods in Sefton with the family and let the kids run wild.

Otterspool Adventure, Liverpool

Head to Otterspool Adventure Centre for a fun and active day out with the kids

The Asparagus Trail, Formby, Sefton

Discover the story behind Formby's famous asparagus with the Asparagus Trail

Black Pearl Pirate Ship, New Brighton, Wirral

Take your young pirates to visit the impressive Black Pearl on New Brighton beach

Grace Darling Pirate Ship, Hoylake Beach, Wirral

Head to Hoylake Beach where you can play on the Grace Darling pirate ship

Festival Gardens, Otterspool

Festival Gardens in Otterspool is a beautiful, calm, open space with exotic pagodas and oriental gardens, the ideal place for a relaxing stroll with the family

Greenbank Park, Liverpool

Greenbank Park in Liverpool is a hidden gem of a park which is a great place to visit if you’re looking for a quiet spot

Childwall Woods, Liverpool

Let kids run wild and explore the nature in these ancient woodlands

Bidston Hill, Wirral

Enjoy a climb up to one of the highest points in Wirral

Brimstage Maze, Wirral

Families will enjoy discovering clues and solving puzzles as they trek through this huge maize maze

Leasowe Beach, Wirral

Leasowe Beach is a wide sandy beach with a promenade and small sand dunes

The Crocky Trail, Chester

The kids will love playing on the giant slides, barrel run, sand pit diggers and maze

Giant Childe of Hale play trail at Speke Hall, Liverpool

Kids can learn and explore on this interactive outdoor trail at Speke Hall

Go Ape, Delamere, Cheshire

If you love the great outdoors then have head to Go Ape n Cheshire for a tree top adventure with all the family

Hale Head Lighthouse, Hale, Liverpool

There's plenty for your kids to explore and spot on the shore of the River Mersey

Hilbre Islands, Wirral

If the kids are up for an adventure then why not head to the Hilbre Islands in the Dee Estuary and see if you can spot some seals?

Royden Park, Wirral

Royden Park in Wirral has an excellent miniature railway and if you climb to the top of Thurstaston Hill there are amazing views of the River Dee estuary

Otterspool Promenade and Park, Liverpool

With beautiful views across the River Mersey, Otterspool Promenade and Park in South Liverpool is a great place to take the kids