The Heart of England Forest


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Enjoy the Forest safely

Enjoy the Forest safely

For many of us, getting outdoors and connecting with nature has never been more important. The Forest remains open. Read the latest coronavirus update.

Christmas in the Forest

Choose perfect presents and ecards for loved ones which help us grow the Forest. Give an extra special gift this Christmas.


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Footpath closures on 1st December

Our permissive footpaths enable people to enjoy the Forest 364 days a year, closing for one day only on 1st December 2020. Find out about the closures.

Top 5 fungi to spot

Fungi are truly fascinating and are always an exciting discovery on a woodland walk. Here’s our top 5 fungi to spot in the Forest.

Why are wildlife corridors important?

Wildlife corridors in the Forest are vital for the survival of countless species, and you can create your own in your garden and local community. Find out more.

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