We care

Our people work every day to ensure the 1,000 woods in our care grow and thrive. We open up access to our woods free of charge and welcome thousands of visitors each year.

Credit: Richard Faulks / WTML
Credit: Richard Faulks / WTML

We're on the ground looking after woods

We have sites across the UK. From forests to little urban woods, we keep our sites open year-round for all to enjoy.

Our site managers keep the woods thriving for wildlife and for people.


How we care for Loch Arkaig


Site manager Steve Morris shares how he looks after Loch Arkaig, one of our most wild and remote sites.

Meet the people behind our work

We're keeping woods open to all

Our sites are free to visit all year round.

From forests to copses, and orchards to loch-sides, you'll find a magical wood near you.

Visiting woods

Find a wood near you

Search thousands of woods across the UK and gather information on the local facilities, features, wildlife and history in the area.

Find a wood

Great days out

We're inspiring people to get outdoors

Woods are great for both mental and physical wellbeing, so we want everyone to be able to get outside and enjoy our woods.

We run events for all ages throughout the year to bring local communities together and have great advice for you to make the most of your visit.

Visiting woods

Things to do in the woods

Step into our woods and enter a world of endless opportunities. Watch for wildlife. Uncover history. Go on an adventure. Get closer to nature. There are countless ways to explore our woods. 

Explore things to do

Trees, plants and animals in our woods