On Sunday, 19 May , we’re hosting the Race for Life . The main car park and trails will be busy from 9am to 1pm . We ask all visitors to follow the parking stewards’ directions for a smooth visit.

Visitor information

A shady oasis in the midst of the agricultural landscape of the Cheshire Plain

Delamere Forest, within easy reach of both Manchester and Liverpool, is a place to let off steam, escape the crowds and find peace in the heart of the forest.

Accessible by its very own train station, you’ll find easy-going trails for all abilities, a hike to admire the view across to Liverpool’s famous skyline, orienteering courses for all abilities or a bit of peace and quiet to watch the wildlife by the lake. Forest Holidays have a selection of stunning forest cabins, perfect if you are looking to escape the everyday. 

If you would rather get a bird’s eye view of the forest, treat your group to an outdoor adventure at Go Ape! If heights aren’t your thing, we have bike hire available to enable you to hit the trails and be sure to check out Delamere Forest Cafe for a wide range of delicious food and drinks. 

Delamere Forest has something for everyone!

At a glance

On Saturday 18 May Whitefield car park and trails will be busier than normal due to a horse riding event. On Sunday 19 May we will be hosting the Race for Life so the main car park and surrounding trails will be busy with runners from 9am to 1pm.
13/05/2024 13:00

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