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Learning at Cannock Forest

Cannock Forest is the perfect setting to bring your group to experince a variety of learning opportunities. Our hands on educational packages are suitable for all ages and abilities. Self led options are also available.

* New from the 19th September* - 'Gruffalo Orienteering course.

Ranger in a Bag - This resource provides all you need to successfully run an exciting day of learning in the forest.

Half Day Ranger Led Sessions - Sessions for all ages from Early Years to KS 5

Forest Fundays 2016 - Have a look here to find out more about fun events for all the family throughout the summer holidays..

School visits to Santa's Grotto - Visit  Santa in his woodland grotto with your school group.

Birthday Parties - Looking for something different? Then why not hold your childs Birthday party at Birches Valley Forest Centre.

'Little Foresters' pre-school Forest School group - *New*

A brand new group for pre-school children and their carers. Meets monthly, on the first Fiday of each month. £4 per child, drink and snack included 10am - 11.30am or 1pm - 2.30pm

For more info on Birthday parties or to book a place in the 'Little Foresters' group, please call Sarah 07816 382237 or email:

For more information on school visits please phone Jacqui Blackford 0300 067 5359 or email:

Last updated: 26th September 2016

England's Woods and Forests are cared for by Forest Enterprise England, an agency of the Forestry Commission.