Every year foresters and rangers in these forests welcome more than 50 million people of all ages to enjoy their forests. Someone who lives near a forest may walk their dog there several times a week, or families may visit at weekends. Holiday makers enjoy taking part in activities in the forests near where they are staying.
Most people visit forests which are close to where they live. This means forests which are close to cities have the highest number of visitors. Forests which are in remote parts of Britain have fewer visitors. Some of the most popular forests have been made into Forest Parks. These forests provide space for lots of activities that visitors take part in. Check out the table here to see if there is a Forest Park near you.
|Forest Parks in England||Forest Parks in Scotland||Forest Parks in Wales|
|Forest of Dean||Argyll||Gwydyr|
|New Forest||Glenmore||Coed Y Brenin|