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Route to Health Sculpture Trail
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People on the Route to Health Community Arts Trail in Cannock Chase Forest, Staffordshire.

You may be sad to hear we have had to remove the sculptures along our ‘Route to Health’ walk.

Some of these sculptures have now been on site for well over 10 years, so have reached the end of their lifecycle, meaning they have become rotten and have the possibility of being unsafe, therefore we are removing them before this happens. We know these sculptures are well loved by visitors to the site, which is why we are in the process of having new sculptures installed. These are currently scheduled to arrive on site from 2016.

 In the meantime, you can still look out for the Gruffalo, Fairy Trees, Three Bears Chairs and the Hare along our Superworm activity trail!

What do other visitors say?

Have the new sculptures been placed on site now?

Anonymous, 9/Jan/2018

This trail is no longer at Birches Valley. You can find up to date information on activities by visiting

Forestry Commission Response

Is the route to health or any of your trails mobility scooter friendly? Thanks

Nigel, 9/Jul/2017

Our Ladyhill Trail is fully surfaced flat trail suitable for mobility scooters. More information, including our accessibility statement can be found from our homepage

Forestry Commission Response

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Last updated: 29th June 2018

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