Enjoy a family adventure at Top Lodge, Fineshade Wood. Be challenged by our exciting play areas and cycling, or explore the wildlife and history on foot, before unwinding in the cafe or browsing in the shops.
Sorry... The Gruffalo Trail is temporarily closed due to Harvesting. Re-opening ASAP.
Find out about me, my owner and my favourite place for a walk in Fineshade Wood, as well as great dog friendly places to eat and sleep near by.
Whether you're looking for an easy going trail for all abilities, discover the local history, or a bit of peace and quiet to observe the wildlife, we've got a trail for you.
permanent orienteering course.
Somewhere to stayFineshade Wood has a Caravan Club site right next to the visitor centre, or for local groups try booking our youth shelters tucked in the wood.
We welcome visitors to our horsebox car park, which is the starting point for the horse trail in Fineshade, the route also links on to local bridleways, so that you can explore the wider countryside.
Wildlife watchingAlthough Red Kites often soar above, other wildlife can be seen from the bird hide, or whilst you're walking.
The Top Lodge cafe sells a great range of locally sourced food and drink.