Cannock Chase Forest

Visitor Information
Visitor Information
  • Opening Hours
  • How to find us
  • Parking and Prices
  • Facilities and access
  • Contact Details

Opening Hours

Opening Hours

Open every day except Christmas Day.  

Weekdays

Monday
Opening hours 07.30-19.00
Tuesday
Opening hours 07.30-19.00
Wednesday
Opening hours 07.30-19.00
Thursday
Opening hours 07.30-19.00
Friday
Opening hours 07.30-19.00

Weekends

Saturday
Opening hours 07.30-19.00
Sunday
Opening hours 07.30-19.00
How to find us

How to find us

How to find us
Cannock Chase Forest, Birches Valley, Rugeley
Sat Nav Postcode: WS15 2UQ
By Car

Look out for the brown tourist signs that have the white stag on a purple background.  

By Public Transport

The nearest train stations Rugeley Trent Valley and Rugeley Town are both approximately 2 miles away.

OS Grid Ref
SK 018171

52.7500703, -1.9767904

Parking and Prices

Parking and Prices

All our P&D machines accept coin and card payments.

Parking Charges

Up to 1 hour £2.00
Up to 2 hours £4.00
All day £6.00

Coaches/Minibuses charges

Minibuses - £8.00

Coaches - £10.00

Additional Information

Regular visitors can save money with a Discovery Pass - Find out more about the discovery pass
Coaches/Minibuses welcomed
Disabled parking available
Facilities and access

Facilities and access

For more information on planning your visit, take a look at our accessibility information:

Assistant dogs welcome
Baby changing facilities
BBQ
Cafe
Cycle hire
Disabled toilet
Dogs allowed
Easy access trail
Picnic area
Play Area
Toilets

Cannock Chase Forest

Cannock Chase Forest is one of the best value family day's out that the Midlands has to offer.

With a children's play area, woodland walks to suit all ages and abilities, and the best family and mountain biking trails in the region, you will not be stuck for something to do.  

If you don't have bikes you can hire them, bring a picnic or choose lunch at the café and come rain or shine you will all go home having had a fantastic forest adventure.

At a glance

  • 4 walking trails
  • 4 cycling trails
  • Go Ape!
  • Forest Segway
  • Orienteering
  • Dog activity trail
  • Play areas
  • BBQ area
  • Picnic areas
  • Bike hire
  • Café
  • Dogs welcome
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