Self-guided visits to Cannock Chase Forest

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 and we’ll be in touch with everything you need to know before your visit. 

Self-led activities at Cannock Chase Forest

A group of five school children in the forest, wearing high-vis vests and looking at a clipboard
Everything you need to become a ranger for the day, packed into a handy rucksack.
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.