Discover & explore your forests and woodlands…

Your forest family
adventure starts here…

Forest trails
for everyone…

Two wheeled
adventures…

Action packed
forests & woods…

Den building to
bat watching…

Amazing
wildlife…

Saddle up for
miles of trails…

Find a forest…


Find a forest

Events

The Gruffalo comes to the deep dark wood

1000s have signed up to celebrate The Gruffalo’s birthday at many of our sites on 7 & 8 June. You can keep the party going this summer.

Line up for Forest Live 2014

Sign up and be the first to find out which music artists are playing in our seven unique forest settings in 2015.

Paws outdoors

With miles of paths to explore, there’s no need to leave your four-legged friend at home next time you’re planning a day out. Plus your dog could be the face of our 2014 Paws Outdoors campaign!

Films, fun and festival antics!

Join us in the heart of the forest for exclusive camping, games and big film screenings this summer. Choose from a range of films and forest locations.

See the night sky like never before

Inspired to do a little stargazing? Visit our forest skies at night information for great stargazing spots and top tips.

Discover your forest activity

If you are looking for things to do now the light nights are here, then why not head to a forest near you where you can have fun with the family and work towards a Children’s University Award?

Sky Rainforest Rescue

Try the Sky Rainforest Rescue Discovery Trail at Alice Holt, Forest of Dean, Cannock Chase, Sherwood & Hamsterley Forest.
Discovery Pass

Join today!

Support your local woodland with a Discovery Pass. Get free parking, discounts on events and much more.

Visit the
Shop

Unique products inspired by forests and woodlands and essential kit for exploring them…

Learning in the forest

Throughout England, the Forestry Commission offers a wide range of exciting learning activities. Led by experienced staff, the visits are designed to encourage exploration of woods and the life within them through safe, hands on activities.

Volunteer for your forests and woods

From mountain bike trail building to planting trees we have exciting volunteering opportunities across England.

ForestXplorer
Get the forest in your pocket with our FREE app

The ultimate guide to our forests.
With an easy tree identifier and information on event, trails and holidays across England.

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Stay in the Forest

With Forest Holidays. Stay in luxury cabins deep in the woods or try Camping in the Forest.

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