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Opening hours
How to find us
Parking & prices
Contact details

Opening hours

Kidland forest is open from dawn to dusk daily.

How to find us

How to find us
OS Grid Ref

55.395941321013, -2.1264344525984

Parking and prices

There are no formal car park facilities at Kidland Forest. 

Contact details

Step into this enchanting hillside landscape

Found within the Northumberland National Park, just north of the village of Alwinton, Kidland Forest's mosaic of trees is the perfect setting for a forest adventure. Unwind under the blanket of spruce, pine and larch while taking in the glorious views and peaceful sounds of the River Alwin. 

Kidland Forest is a designated Red Squirrel Reserve and also houses Memmerkirk Chapel, a Scheduled Ancient Monument which are the remains of a chapel dating from the 14th to 17th century. 

Popular with locals for walking, cycling and horse riding, don't miss your chance to explore the winding paths and the wider countryside. 

At a glance

  • Walking 
  • Stunning views 
  • Ancient monument
  • Dogs welcome
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