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Events

Join us for Stick Man games!

Stick Man Games

Join us for the Stick Man Games this June! Come along to one of our special sports day events, self-led activity arenas or host your own games with our downloadable activity pack.
Gruffalo Play Pack

Put on a Gruffalo Play!

Star in your very own Gruffalo story this spring with our new downloadable ‘How to Put on a Gruffalo Play’ pack!
Woman running along a woodland trail.

Escape the streets with our new Wild Running routes

Escape the streets with our Wild Running routes. Download route maps, and head to the forest to be rewarded with stunning scenery, plus improved physical and mental wellbeing.
Stick Man activity trails

Head out for a Stick Man forest adventure

Set out for a spring family adventure on one of our Stick Man trails. Help Stick Man on his quest to get back to the family tree and complete fun activities along the way!
Forest Live

Tickets still available for Forest Live!

Get the festival feeling this summer, by joining us for an evening of live music at one of our fabulous forest venues.
Bounts

Get rewarded for exercising with Bounts

Sometimes you need that extra motivation to pull on your trainers and get some exercise in the forest.
Learning passport

Learning in the forest

Find information to help plan school visits, download free resources and have a go at our fun family activities.
Art in the forest

Forest art works

Find out about art trails, exhibitions, events and sculptures in our forests. International showcase of environmental photography returns and artists announced for Jerwood Open Forest.
Dog and owner walking through woods.

Dog Walking

Walking your dog is a great way to exercise and enjoy the great outdoors. With miles of paths to explore in our forests, there’s no need to leave your four-legged friend behind next time you’re planning a day out.

Discovery Pass

Discover the freedom of
the forest…
every day of the year…

Get free parking, discounts on events and much more with a Discovery Pass

Visit the
Shop

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

Learning in the forest

Learning in your 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

Volunteers wanted

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

ForestXplorer

The ultimate free guide to our forests

Stay in the Forest

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

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