Our forests and woodlands are open all year round. Come rain or shine you can have a great day out with the family.
Our larger forests have natural play, wild play, safe off-road family cycling and lots of space to create dens, not to mention homemade cakes for after the adventure. Check out our fun Easter activity sheets below.
From swings and slides to hopping stones and hidey holes, the kids will have great fun exploring the wood and climbing around our adventure play areas.
Many of our sites have cycling trails designed for families, so the kids can have fun exploring the forest from their saddle. Check out our top ten family cycling trails.
Bored of the buggy? Unleash the little ones on one of our easy access trails, specifically surfaced to help them tackle the forest. Click for a list of our easy access trails.
We're helping to celebrate the Gruffalo's 15th anniversary. Join us for party celebrations and activities throughout the year. Sign up to be the first to hear about the celebrations.
Canopy exploring, trail blazing and obstacles for explorers over 1 metre! Find courses at Alice Holt, Cannock, Bedgebury, Moors Valley, Thetford and Delamere.
More free activities for you to try
Gather up twigs, sticks, moss, leaves and cones to make a shelter or home for your favourite woodland animal. What animal did you choose? Is your shelter watertight and predator safe?
With fun forest facts and free activities, the whole family will have fun learning about our family of trees with Woody and Silvia, our Forestry Commission rangers.
Read reviews about our forests from the families who visit.
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