- Parks and Playgrounds
Ages: all ages
Venue type: Outdoor
Discover fascinating secret paths in Whinlatter Forest, as you venture on one of the family-friendly discovery trails. Explore the A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon Glow Trail* or take on the Whinlatter Wild Play Trail to find 9 very different and exciting play areas, including a climbing wall, a stunning water feature, cool giant swings and a toddler play zone.
Keep active with a mountain bike trail or swing from the trees at the Go Ape high ropes course. Want to learn how to find your way in the wild? Take the Gruffalo orienteering course with your young explorers and bag all those essential survival skills. Bring your binoculars, there’s plenty of wildlife to spot!
Sucker for a good view? The walking trails at Whinlatter Forest will help you uncover stunning landscapes from Bassenthwaite Lake and Derwent Water, to Skiddaw, Grisedale Pike and Helvellyn. Perfect for your family photo album!
- A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon Glow Trail
- Breath-taking views of the region
- Go Ape, Gruffalo Orienteering Course & more
*Running in partnership with Aardman and Studio Canal, in celebration of the new A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon (In cinemas from 18th October 2019). To enjoy the Shaun the Sheep Farmageddon Glow Trail – download the app for free and pick up your activity pack on site.
- Restaurant Onsite
- Snacks Available
- Picnics Allowed
- Toilets Available
- Baby Changing Available
- Disabled Toilets Available
- Wheelchair Friendly
- Pushchair Friendly
- Parking Available On-site
Getting There and Contact Information
Whinlatter Forest, Whinlatter Pass, Braithwaite, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5TW, England
Click here to visit Whinlatter Forest's website
Standard Opening Times and Pricing
08:00 - dusk
Dogs are welcome
20 minutes: Free
Up to 1 hour: £2.00
All Day: £8.00