Activities at 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.  

Monthly opening times are as follows:

January - 7:30am to 5:00pm

 February - 7:30am to 5:00pm

 March - 7:30am to 6:00pm

 April - 7:30am to 8:00pm

 May - 7:30am to 9:00pm

 June - 7:30am to 9:00pm

 July - 7:30am to 9:00pm

 August - 7:30am to 9:00pm

September - 7:30am to 8:00pm

October - 7:30am to 7:00pm

 November - 7:30am to 5:00pm

 December - 7:30am to 5:00pm

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

Activities at Cannock Chase Forest

girl playing on a see-saw in the forest
Children's Play Area
Family picking their Christmas tree
Christmas at Cannock Chase
Rider on Mountain Bike through trails in the woods
Cycling and Mountain Biking trails
Go Ape tree top adventure Cannock Chase
Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure at Cannock Chase
Segway users on a forest trail
Go Ape! Forest Segway at Cannock Chase
Child flying through the woods on a zip wire
Go Ape! Tree Top Junior at Cannock Chase
Gruffalo Orienteering at Cannock Chase
Giant Gruffalo Sculpture in the Forest
Gruffalo Sculpture at Cannock Chase
Horse riders on a woodland trail
Horse riding at Cannock Chase
James & The Giant Peach forest adventure kit
My Forest Adventure at Cannock Chase
Group of three people walking past a tree
Orienteering at Cannock Chase
couple enjoying a picnic in a clearing within a forest
Picnics and Barbecues at Cannock Chase
two runners crossing a stream on a running trail in the forest
Running trails
Close up of walking boots of person walking along a leafy path
Walking trails
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