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

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


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Volunteering at Whinlatter

Volunteer with us
Make your forest a fantastic place…

Whinlatter visitor centreJoin your local team of volunteers to learn new skills, meet new people, make new friends and enhance your local forest for the benefit of nature and the community.

We have a wide range of volunteering opportunities across Cumbria that you can get involved in: from volunteering in visitor experience, guided walks and arts to practical conservation and maintenance of walking and biking trails.

Whinlatter visitor information kioskEnjoy the forest, and be part of the Forestry Commission's ever growing team of volunteers. Whatever your age, ability, or fitness level there is so many different opportunities to be involved in.

To find out more about volunteering opportunities with the Forestry Commission at Whinlatter, select one of volunteering opportunities in the left hand menu. 

Last updated: 1st July 2018

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