The nation's forests and essential facilities are open, but please follow government coronavirus guidelines when planning your visit - read our coronavirus guidance.
Spring in the forest

Know before you go

England's forests are visited by millions of people every year.

Whether you're walking, dog walking, cycling, bird watching or simply  taking in the view, we want everyone to have a safe and enjoyable visit. We have a number of guides which aim to ensure everyone can enjoy what our forests have to offer today, and long in to the future. 

Coronavirus visitor guide

The current coronavirus guidelines mean some things are running a little differently. 

socially distant queuing
Fir trees by stream

The Forest Code

Our  Forest Code aims to make sure you, and visitors for generations to come, enjoy what nature has to offer.

The Forest Cycle Code

Our Forest Cycle Code outlines how to keep cycling safe and enjoyable for everyone. 

Whinlatter family biking
Couple on dog walk along easy access trail

The Forest Dog Code

Four simple steps to keeping you and your dog safe in the forest.

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