Up to 20 Minutes


Each Additional 20 Minutes


Moor Top & Bogle Car Parks


Up to 1 Hour



Forestry Commission Visitor Centre, Grizedale Forest, Hawkshead, LA22 0QJ
OS Grid Ref SD331944
There are various travel routes to Grizedale Forest but some are more accessible to certain types of vehicles than others. Coaches should approach from the south.

Is There Parking At Grizedale Forest?

Parking is available around Grizedale Forest at the following locations: Visitor Centre, Kennels, Moor Top and Bogle car parks. Please see above for pricing information.

Are Toilets Available At Grizedale Forest?

Toilets are available and open for public use.

Can I Take My Dog To Grizedale Forest?

Yes, dogs are allowed making Grizedale Forest a perfect place to have a holiday with mans best friend! With our pet-friendly rooms, you never have to worry about leaving your companion behind again.

Is Grizedale Forest Wheelchair Accessible?

The main entrance has level access that also leads to the Exhibition Space, Visitor Information Point, Courtyard Toilets and the Grizedale Cafe. Disability toilets are available for visitors.

The Ridding Wood Trail is also wheelchair accessible, featuring seating, hard surfaces and musical key sculptures that play when turned so providing a sensory experience for visitors.

Is Grizedale Forest Pushchair Accessible?

Grizedale Forest is pushchair accessible, especially The Ridding Wood Trail which is ideal for pushchairs and providing a sensory experience for visitors with its musical key sculptures.

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