Discover our picturesque woodlands which sprawl along the sides of a stunning sheltered valley
Escape the hustle and bustle of the everyday at County Durham’s largest forest.
From wildlife watching to stargazing, and adventure play for all the family to exhilarating mountain biking, there is something to keep everyone busy.
If you fancy a peaceful wander through the trees, Hamsterley’s extensive network of trails and paths provides the perfect opportunity for you to explore the heart of the forest.
At a glance
- 4 walking trails
- 4 cycling trails
- 2 horse riding trails
- Play areas - closed
- Café - takeaway only