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Forest of Bowland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

+44 1200 448000
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Great trails.

This is the best bike trail place we have been so far. We have a 6 year old he really enjoyed it... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Wendy H
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Gruffalo Spotting

If you have a toddler (3+) who enjoys the Gruffalo stories this a must. Excellent value for money... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Blackburn, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best bike trail place we have been so far. We have a 6 year old he really enjoyed it but struggled the last half of the blue trail. We would go again but would tag our tag a long bike for him....More

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you have a toddler (3+) who enjoys the Gruffalo stories this a must. Excellent value for money £3 parking and £3 Spotter kit (not compulsory). We had the advantage of being able to go mid-week and had plenty of time to use the app...More

Thank Jan210956
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

For an outdoor trip which offers fantastic views, nature peace and quiet....this must be it ! Whether you are hiking, driving or cycling a picnic is a must... to enjoy the breathtaking views and savour the fresh clean air. I could not get enough of...More

Thank Hello T
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Great adventure playground. We enjoyed walking by the streams and up onto several hill tops. Plenty of picnic spots ours was quiet sheltered. We also had a really sunny pleasant day. We'll be back again and again. Also been many times over the years and...More

Thank Jamojam55
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

The landscape is beautiful. Fresh smell of the forest will enlighten your mood. The lavender fields were a picturesque sight.

Thank rabbanihassan
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Absolutely awesome! If you are into mtb - ride this!! They will hire you a bike if you Don,t have your own with you. Stick to blue route unless you are really competent rider !! Take your time and enjoy the beautiful sweeping trails and...More

Thank Livmtb1
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

I went to the forest of Bowland today and I went to do the circular walk of Stocks reservoir. It was an amazing walk. It started off through forest and fields. Eventually after an hour I came upon the reservoir. The sun finally came out....More

Thank emmapanks
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Britain has plenty of national parks and many of them are well visited to the point of being spoiled. The Forest of Bowland is easily passed on the way up or down the M6 to more well known destinations. This is a shame if you...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 23 December 2015

Staying in Burton in Kendal over the Xmas holiday we decided to go for a fresh walk on a sunny day to Aitken Wood & Pendle Sculpture Trail. Good parking with lots of spaces, £1 placed in the yellow box, seems more like an honesty...More

1  Thank Yvonne B
Reviewed 23 November 2015 via mobile

This is my new favourite place for stunning views and beautiful sunsets. No matter what the weather, it's always a satisfying visit and time seems to fly when here. Can't wait to return again.

2  Thank Nm-xo
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