Please read our guidance about what to expect when visiting and check which sites are still closed - Guidance and closures
There are currently some forest operations in Blengdale. We will be harvesting an area below Ponsonby Fell - More details here
Visitor information
Opening hours
How to find us
Parking & prices
Contact details

Opening hours

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

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

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

Activities at Blengdale Forest

walking path next to stream in Blengdale Forest
Walking at Blengdale Forest
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