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Mountain Biking Tree Top Adventure Forest Segway Orienteering

Ready for adventure?

Experience the thrill of a steep downhill ride, trek over mountains or fly down zip wires. Why live the quiet life when you can do so much more?

Extreme biking at Whinlatter ForestChallenging mountain biking 

Go off road and push yourself to the limit. Test yourself with leg burning climbs, dare devil descents and challenging singletrack routes.

Go ApeTree Top Adventure  

Bring out your inner ape! Take on zip wires, tarzan swings, rope ladders and hire-wire crossings, with the UK's number one tree top adventure.

Forest SegwayForest Segway

Get off the beaten track with the all-terrain Forest Segways and explore the forest in totally unique way.  

Orienteering in the forestOrienteering

Combining fitness and navigational skill, orienteering is a great way to explore your local forest and have fun.  

Watersports at Kielder CastleWatersports

Take to the lake at Kielder Forest and Water Park the ideal watersports location. Bring your own canoe, or book on to one of the many water-based activities on offer.

Horse ridersHorse riding

From mature woods to shady streams and beautiful open heathland, our forests offer some fantastic riding opportunities.

Get fit and get points with BountsGet rewarded for exercising with Bounts

Sometimes you need that extra motivation to pull on your trainers and get some exercise in the forest. Find out more about Bounts.

Last updated: 2nd August 2016

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