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Get active in the forest this winter

Wrap up warm and let the fresh winter air kick start your year. Explore ways to get active in the forest this season.

Winter forest visits

Running Legs only in Dalby forest
North Yorkshire
Dalby Forest offers routes for all runners. Choose from a number of waymarked running routes that range from 1km to 10km and explore this stunning forest.
Woman walking through woodlands
With ancient trees, stunning scenery and abundant wildlife there is plenty to explore in the New Forest.
Stained glass pannel hanging in the canopy at beechenhurst sculpture trail
Follow the trail through majestic oaks and towering Scots pine trees to see sculptures inspired by the forest - its trees, wildlife and industrial past.
Friends cycling in the forest
From relaxing family rides through the picturesque forest to more challenging single-track trails, there is a great cycling day out for everyone.
Snow covered red berries

Know before you go

Our Covid-19 visitor guide, plus our forest, cycling and dog walking codes aim to ensure everyone has a safe and enjoyable visit. Please read them before you travel.
Running on forest trail

Top winter running trails to keep you moving into 2022

We’ve pulled together the top forest running trails to keep you moving this winter, as recommended by our Active Forest Coordinators.
Three children walking together arm in arm, next to a lake

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