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With an orienteering course, trimtrail, sculpture trail and play areas, Guisborough is a great place for a family day out. If you climb the heights of Highcliff Nab or Hanging Stone on a fine day you will be rewarded by fantastic views over Teeside and the coast.

Guisborough Forest Festival

For more information call Pinchinthorpe Visitor Centre on 01287 631132.

Trails for everyone

Guisborough is a perfect place for a walk with access up on to the North York Moors and beyond.  There are 3 waymarked walks around the forest through a range of different woodland types or why not venture up to Roseberry topping.

Forest Cycling

Explore the forest on two wheels along our blue waymarked cycle route.

Why not try

Orienteering, the trim trail, the chain course or the Natural play area?

 Learning in Guisborough 

Ranger-led learning activities at Guisborough Forest can be organised by Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council

Acorn Antics will be operating from Guisborough Forest giving people opportunities to explore, discover and create with nature.  They will be running a regular events programme, school and group visits, forest school programmes and birthday parties. Visit Acorn Antics Website

There are also a range of exciting activities to download and use during your visit to help you learn more about trees and forests - visit our Activity Downloads page.

Want to get Stuck in? 

Come and join the Friends of Guisborough Forest and Walkway who do a range of different tasks including practical conservation, habitat maintainance and creation and also help with events. Contact volunteering.yorkshire@forestry.gsi.gov.uk.

Please tell us about your visit

Please email us at yorkshirefd@forestry.gsi.gov.uk if you have an enquiry or would like a reply to your comments.

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Last updated: 14th September 2016

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What's Here?

  • Cycling
  • Educational
  • Gradient (moderate)
  • Picnic
  • Walking
  • Orienteering
  • Permanent orienteering is available. Packs from the visitor centre
  • Visitor centre
  • The centre is a joint venture managed and run by Redcar & Cleveland Council. It is normally open 7 days per week.
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Location

OS Grid ref: NZ 586152
Postcode: TS14 8HD

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