Stay home, protect the NHS, save lives - the nation’s forests and essential facilities are open for people to exercise once-per-day, if they live locally - read our coronavirus guidance.

Let us help you plan your perfect visit

Haldon Forest Park is a great place to explore and discover. If you are planning your own visit, then follow our links for some useful information to enjoy the day and stay safe.

Children's University

Discover the forest with the Children's University scheme.

Planning your visit

Lots of useful information and tips to ensure you have a safe trip.

Learning resources

Lesson plans, activities and more to download for free.

Introductory talks

Set the scene with a FREE 10 minute introductory forest talk. These talks explain succinctly how the site is sustainably managed for timber, wildlife and people. The talk can be made appropriate to the self-led session on request.

To book a talk, contact Learning Ranger Helen Brown: or 07880 056166.

For other enquiries and to make us aware of your trip so that we can help you get the most out of your day, please contact the local team.