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Opening hours
How to find us
Parking & prices
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Opening hours

Opening hours

Blengdale Forest offers 24 hour access, 365 days a year. 

How to find us

How to find us

How to find us
Blengdale Forest, Seascale ,
Sat Nav Postcode: CA20 1EB
By Car

A595 West coast road to Gosforth then follow the minor road through Gosforth towards Nether Wasdale. At junction in Wellington follow public footpath north north west into the forest.

Despite not having a gate on the main forest road through the forest, you should not drive through the wood. There is no parking available at the forest, please park near the entrance or in Gosforth and walk.

By Public Transport

By Train - Nearest station at Seascale 5km west of Blengdale. 

OS Grid Ref
NY089064

54.445089640093, -3.4055894948731

Parking and prices

Parking and prices

Despite not having a gate on the main forest road through the forest, you should not drive through the wood. There is no parking available at the forest, please park near the entrance or in Gosforth and walk.

Contact details

Contact details

Explore Blengdale Forest

Discover a variety of outdoor experiences at Blengdale Forest, from a gentle walk up the valley of the River Bleng to a cycle ride around the forest roads. 

From the highest points, Blengdale offers wild views of Wasdale, Haycock and the West Cumbrian Coast.

For some light refreshment stop off in Gosforth and sample the delicious Gosforth Bakery's pies, famous throughout Cumbria.

At a glance: 

  • Walking trails 
  • Stunning views 
  • Dogs welcome 
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