Self-guided visits to Fineshade Wood

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 ahead of your visit. Please contact the local learning team by emailing and they'll be in touch with everything you need to know.

Self-led activities at Fineshade Wood

Fineshade Wood Play Area

Let your class burn off some steam in our adventure play area.

Two children in forest, one in coat and wellies is running over a dirt mound

Explore the wood using one of our way-marked trails.

Two children looking at a gruffalo orienteering marker post

Gruffalo orienteering

Perfect for younger children. Find 12 Gruffalo markers using a simple map.

Young girl hugging the Gruffalo Sculpture at Westonbirt

Can you find them all? Suitable for all ages.

Birds feeding at wildlife hide at fineshade wood

Take some time to tune into the environment and look for wildlife at our secluded hide.

A girl is examining a tree trunk in a forest

Explore Fineshade Wood and earn some stamps for your learning passport too.