Visitor information
Opening hours
How to find us
Parking & prices
Facilities & access
Contact details

Opening hours

Opening hours

Open every day except Christmas Day.  


Visitor Centre and Cafe 09.30-16.00
Visitor Centre and Cafe 09.30-16.00
Visitor Centre and Cafe 09.30-16.00
Visitor Centre and Cafe 09.30-16.00
Visitor Centre and Cafe 09.30-16.00


Visitor Centre and Cafe 09.00-17.00
Visitor Centre and Cafe 09.00-17.00
How to find us

How to find us

How to find us
Top Lodge, Fineshade, Near Corby, Northamptonshire
Sat Nav Postcode: NN17 3BB
By Car

Fineshade Wood is located just off the A43 halfway between Stamford and Corby. There are brown tourist signs leading up to the site from both directions.

OS Grid Ref

52.5736775, -0.5563541

Parking and prices

Parking and prices

Please note our car park machines are cash only and we are unable to provide change.  

Parking Charges

Charges for cars, horseboxes, minibuses and motorbikes
Up to 1 hour £1.50
All day £4.00
After 17.00 £1.50

Coaches/Minibuses charges

Coaches - £10 (must book in advance)

Additional Information

Regular visitors can save money with a Discovery Pass - Find out more about the discovery pass
Number of disabled parking spaces: 5
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
Bird hide
Cycle hire
Disabled toilet
Dogs allowed
Easy access trail
Picnic area
Play Area
Visitor Centre
Contact details

Contact details

Activities at Fineshade Wood

Tackeroo camping
Caravan and motorhome club at Fineshade Wood
Children playing at Fineshade wood
Children's play areas at Fineshade Wood
Family walk in Fineshade Woods
Dales Wood trail at Fineshade Wood
Family biking in Fineshade Woods
Family cycle trail at Fineshade Wood
Gruffalo orienteering activity pack on the grass
Gruffalo Orienteering at Fineshade Wood
Giant Gruffalo Sculpture in the Forest
Gruffalo Sculptures at Fineshade Wood
horse riding generic
Horse riding at Fineshade Wood
group of people walking along a forest clearing track
Mill Wood trail at Fineshade Wood
James & The Giant Peach forest adventure kit
My Forest Adventure at Fineshade Wood
Group at picnic table
Picnics at Fineshade Wood
Fineshood Wood The Arches gallery launch
The Arches at Fineshade Wood
Children running and enjoying the forest
The Smelters' walk at Fineshade Wood
Birds feeding at wildlife hide at fineshade wood
Wildlife hide at Fineshade Wood
School children learning in the open forest
Youth Shelters at Fineshade Wood
Children on Zog Trail
Zog activity trail at Fineshade Wood
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