Things to do at Blackwood Forest, Hampshire

Things to do at Blackwood Forest, Hampshire

Choose from our selection of extras and activities to create your perfect holiday
Forest Holidays

Explore Hampshire with a range of extras and activities

Choose from our selection of extras and activities to create your perfect holiday. Whether it’s the laid-back indulgence of an in-cabin spa treatment or a journey of discovery through the forest with the our Forest Ranger, make your holiday special.

Fuel up for the forest quiz

Join us every Wednesday & Saturday in the Forest Retreat from 5pm

Fancy a pre-quiz treat? Get the brains in gear with our Forest Quiz Night sharer in the Forest Retreat. Tuck into five mouthwatering mini-pots for £20 – just right for two.

Secure your quiz seat and save on your feast, with drinks included for £30 - pre-book exclusive. Available this summer at all locations (excluding Beddgelert).


  • Skin-on fries
  • Panko-breaded onion rings
  • Sweet chilli-drenched chicken tenders or vegetarian nuggets
  • Garlic & herb ciabatta shards
  • Sweet potato wedges with mayonnaise

Tuck in while you tackle the Forest Quiz rounds and enjoy a night out in the heart of the forest.

Simply pre-book your food in my account, choose your day, then confirm your mealtime when you check-in.

Mini Explorer Bundle
Save 10%
Mini Explorer Bundle

2 activities & 1 gift

Nature Discovery Trail
At Delamere Forest
Nature Discovery Trail

Activity pack included

Forest Nature Trail
From £7.95
Forest Nature Trail

Excludes Beddgelert & Garwnant

Forest Quiz Sharer
£30 for two guests
Forest Quiz Sharer

Excludes Beddgelert

Forest Fizz & Scones
Serves two
Forest Fizz & Scones

Delivered to cabin

Breakfast in the Forest Retreat
Free refills on drinks
Breakfast in the Forest Retreat

Excludes Beddgelert

Pizza & Peroni offer
On location
Pizza & Peroni offer

Buy a 12" pizza & enjoy half price Peroni

Full break bike hire
Full break bike hire

Excludes Sherwood Forest

Disc Golf
From £10
Disc Golf

Cropton & Thorpe Forest

Guided Walking Trail
At Garwnant
Guided Walking Trail

2.5 hours

Friday Night Pizza special
10% discount
Friday Night Pizza special

Pre-sale exclusive

Doggy dining hamper
4 items for £14.50
Doggy dining hamper

Sir Woofchesters products

Explore more on bikes

Explore more on bikes

There’s nothing better than discovering the forest on two wheels. A real sense of freedom, and nowhere else to be. The breeze behind you, with acres of woodland in front.

Head out in a different direction each day with our full break bike hire. Just pre-book your bikes and we’ll have them ready and waiting, so you can hop on and head out as soon as you arrive.

Forest Ranger activities in Blackwood Forest

Spend some time with our resident Forest Ranger Alison and learn the secrets of Blackwood Forest. 

Activities on offer:

Forest Survival | Wednesday and Saturday
Mini Forest Rangers | Saturday
Nature Tots | Tuesday and Sunday
Wildlife Wonders | Wednesday and Sunday
Nocturnal Adventure | Sept - May | Wednesday and Saturday PM 

Log in to your account to pre-book ranger activities before your stay.

Foam Clay and Pottery Painting

Indoor activity for the whole family

Head to the Forest Retreat and discover your creative side. Choose from a selection of our favourite woodland animals and experiment with spongy foam clay or paint a masterpiece to take away that same day.

Log in to your account to pre-book.

Small Bisque - Foam or Paint | £6.95
Medium Bisque - Foam or Paint | £10.95
Large Bisque - Foam or Paint | £13.95

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Save 10% on your Go Ape experience when you stay with us.

Take a trip with the whole tribe, packed full of adventure!

Look out for our emails with offers and activities to book before your stay – they'll include your unique discount code.


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Activities at Blackwood Forest

Fresh air and freedom

Food & drink options

Self-catering made easy

Things to do at Blackwood Forest

  • Pre-book and personalise your stay

    Pre-book and personalise your stay

    Put together your own break with our extras and activities. Whether it’s the convenience of cycle hire to save loading up your bikes or a relaxing reward such as movie night treats, you can bring together all the elements that make your holiday special to you.

  • Explore the Hampshire countryside on two wheels

    Explore the Hampshire countryside on two wheels

    Hampshire is perfect for a cycling holiday. with plenty of stopping off places for picnics or pub lunches. From routes around the cathedral city of Winchester to National Cycle Routes that take you down to the south coast.

  • Discover Hampshire on-foot

    Discover Hampshire on-foot

    Hiking holiday? Explore the Hampshire countryside on riverside and forest walks; hike across the downs and stop off at quaint village pubs; climb hills and walk along chalkland ridges for fabulous views all the way down to the south coast.

Hampshire holidays at Blackwood Forest

Our location at Blackwood Forest offers spacious cabins with views of the Hampshire countryside. In this beautiful setting, rediscover your sense of calm, rekindle your love of adventure and learn about the natural world. Book your forest break today and escape to the great outdoors.

How to add extras to your booking

Don’t miss out. Log in to your account to browse extras and activities and pre-book before your stay. The best way to kickstart your holiday countdown (and get that Forest Feeling before you even arrive).

What is our Premium Wi-Fi & In-Cabin Entertainment Package?

Our In-Cabin Entertainment package is an optional upgrade, bringing premium features to the connected TV in your cabin. With In-Cabin Entertainment you'll have access to high speed Wi-Fi internet, unlimited movies, HD streaming and much more.

You can add In-Cabin Entertainment when booking your cabin, if you have an existing booking call us on 03330 110 495 or Login to My Account.