Slaley Forest offers 24 hour access, 365 days a year.
From Blanchland or Slaley, follow B6306. Informal parking in layby at NY977551.
Parking is available in a dedicated layby.
There are no parking charges at Slaley Forest.
Chopwell Wood really is a wood for everyone. This 360-hectare mixed woodland is a real gem, set right on the fringe of Gateshead.
Escape the hustle and bustle of the everyday at County Durham’s largest forest.
From wildlife watching to stargazing, and adventure play for all the family to exhilarating mountain biking, there is something to keep everyone busy.
More than just a picture perfect spot for your next picnic, Warksburn is overlooked by the famous Totem Poles of Stonehaugh village, adding some fascinating depth to the view from your picnic.
Located to the east of Kielder Forest, Fourlaws is a popular site in the heart of the Ridsdale community.
The forest offers visitors great walking opportunities and some unique views over Chesterhope Common.