Hire a barbecue at Rosliston Forest

Enjoy a tasty treat in the forest at one of our beautiful barbecue stands or picnic areas, just bring along good food and company! 

There are picnic benches dotted throughout the forest and barbecues are available to hire during the summer months. Please note that the only public place on site where you are able to light a barbecue is the Sensory Garden and this must be pre-booked. 

In order to protect this special landscape from the risk of fire please follow our guidance

  • You are welcome to hire our barbecues, but to prevent forest fires and reduce waste, please do not bring any other barbecues into this forest
  • Never leave the barbecue unattended
  • Ensure you have plenty of water available and barbecues are fully extinguished after use
  • Make sure that all rubbish is taken away with you
  • The collection of wood from the forest is not permitted, please do not use it to add fuel to your barbecue
  • Open fires are not allowed 

Please call 01283 563483 for more information and bookings. 

Activity information

Rosliston Forest, Burton Rd, Rosliston, Swadlincote, DE12 8JX
You are welcome to hire our barbecues, but to prevent forest fires and reduce waste, please do not bring any other barbecues into this forest.