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Self led visits

With a little planning, and our 'Ranger in a box' packages,  a day of self-led activities can be a great success.


Almost every aspect of the National Curriculum can be incorporated into a visit, from biology and geography to drama and art. The woods are also a fantastic resource for less formalised learning, where skills such as team-work and problem solving can be developed.

We now have the 'Ranger in a box' packages to hire, which include 'Sensory Explorers', 'Minibeasts', 'Shelter Building' and 'Forest Arts and Crafts'.

Group leaders should always come out for a pre-visit as our forests vary in on-site facilities and car parking. We also ask that, for health and safety reasons, anybody wishing to bring a group of more than 20 people lets us know. Click here to contact us with details of your proposed visit.  

Last updated: 17th October 2016

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