Key stage 3, 4 and 5
Sustainable Forestry: 1 -2 hours walk and talk. Get your students out of the classroom and bring them to Cannock Forest. An informative power point presentation on the management of a sustainable working forest will be followed by a walk, highlighting how multi-purpose forestry works.
Tourism and Leisure: 1 -2 hour walk and talk. Let your students see it for themselves. A power point presentation on tourism and leisure on Cannock Chase will be followed by a ranger led walk to highlight how the forest has been utilised for the leisure and tourism industry.
Forest Survival - Half day ranger led. Get your group working together. Try some team building activities. Have a go at fire lighting, learn how trees and plants can be used to survive in the forest and the value of wood as a burning material.
Self Led Shelter Building: To make it a full day trip you and your group can build your own natural shelters in the forest.
Bespoke programmes available on request.
Half day led visits £5.50 per student.
Book early to avoid disappointment.
*please note: small groups welcome, but there will be a minimum charge of £70.
Contact: Forestry Commission, Birches Valley, Rugeley WS15 2UQ. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 0300 0675359