Delamere Forest | Day Out With The Kids

Delamere Forest

Delamere, Cheshire, England

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Attraction Information

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Ages: all ages

Venue type: Outdoor

Looking for a fun idea for your next family outing? Why don’t you venture into the heart of nature with a trip to Delamere forest. The selection of easy access walking trails guarantees that anyone can explore the woodland and enjoy a much-needed escape from the busy city life. There’s even a segway trail option!

If the Gruffalo is popular with your kids, you'll definitely have a blast at Delamere Forest. A collection of huge wooden sculptures of Gruffalo characters is hiding in between the trees. It’s up to you to wander around and find them all. Make sure you take a picture with each one to prove you’ve done it!

Love a bit of a challenge? Call on your wild side and take your adventure to the treetops at the Go Ape high ropes course. You’ll have a swinging great time!

  • 3 walking & 2 cycling trails
  • Orienteering & segway rides  
  • Go Ape high ropes course


  • Restaurant Restaurant Onsite
  • Toilets Toilets Available
  • Disabled Disabled Toilets Available
  • Wheelchair Wheelchair Friendly
  • Pushchair Pushchair Friendly
  • Parking Parking Available On-site

Getting There and Contact Information


Forestry England , Northwich, Delamere, Cheshire, CW8 2JD, England


Click here to visit Delamere Forest's website
01606 882167

Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

Summer: Monday to Sunday 08:00 - 20:00

Winter: Monday to Sunday 08:00 - 17:00


Free entry.

More Information

Pets allowed

No pets are allowed. 

Parking facilities

Parking fee

Up to 1 hour: £2

Up to 3 hours: £4

All day: £6