We Are Open!!!!


Last week is now behind us, and temperatures have risen significantly over the last few days, meaning the melt is well and truly under way. We still have plenty of snow and ice around, but the car park and access road are both snow free. The forest still has significant amounts of snow remaining in…

Snow is going, but closed on Monday


Thankfully, it looks like the snow is melting pretty quickly now, and fingers crossed we may be able to get back to some form of normality next week. There is still a risk of freezing overnight, and with no visitor centre staff on site tomorrow (Monday), we will not be opening the gates again until…

Better late than never….???


After another morning of snow clearance, and thankfully a slight rise in temperature we have managed to reopen the lower section of car park 1. The access road and car park are now passable with care, but please be aware that there is still plenty of snow and ice up here. Unfortunately, someone has decided…

More snow means closed this morning.


Well, we had hoped that we might get away with it, but unfortunately, more snow this morning means we are back to clearing snow again this morning. The access road from the main A525 is once again covered in snow, as is our car park, leaving us with no choice but to remain closed this…