Choose from a range of self-led activities

Plan your perfect visit by choosing from the range of self-guided activities below.

Mix and match based on your preferences or get in touch and we can help organise your day. 

Booking your self-guided visit

You must book your visit in advance. Book now by emailing jacqui.blackford@forestryengland.uk and we’ll be in touch with everything you need to know before your visit. 

Self-led activities at Cannock Chase Forest

Gruffalo creature in forest
Can you find them all? Suitable for all ages.
Two children in forest, one in coat and wellies is running over a dirt mound
Our way-marked trails include routes for exploring nature and heritage.
girl playing on a see-saw in the forest
Let your class burn off some steam in our play area, which includes a space for building dens.
Two children looking at a gruffalo orienteering marker post
Perfect for younger children. Find 12 Gruffalo markers using a simple map.
Orienteering compass
Put your class' geography and navigation skills to the test on one of our four courses.