Things to Do

Rosliston Forestry Centre has a range of outdoor activities for people of all ages and abilities, including activities for people with disabilities.

Outdoor Activities for Everyone at Rosliston.

There a large number of activities to choose from which vary in pace and level of excitement but most importantly, give you the opportunity to try something new or different to the typical days out in countryside.

We have activities for families looking for a great day out or more formal forest themed educational activities for school trips and clubs. Whatever your group, we’ve got something you’ll enjoy and you can make a day of it by bringing a picnic or having a barbeque.

Family playing archery

Dogs are welcome at Rosliston, except at certain Special Events.

All of our activities are inclusive for people with special needs. Ask a member of our team for further information about accessibility of particular activities or visit our Accessibility page.

Finally, remember to book your chosen activities before you come so you can make the most of your visit by planning your day We have a wide range of outdoor activities and events to choose from.To enquire, contact a member of the Rosliston Team today.

Accessible Falconry Activities


General Enquiries
01283 563483

We have a wide range of outdoor activities and events to choose from.
To enquire, contact a member of the Rosliston Team today.



Walks and Guides around Rosliston. Head off on your own or join one of our special guided walks. Rosliston is a delight to explore on foot.


Bring your own bike or hire a cycle to go and create your own pedal-powered forest adventure.


Buy a permit to go fishing at Greenheart Lake.


Orienteering is point to point navigation using your map-reading skills. Join our experts and learn how to orienteer before tackling a real woodland course.


Get up close and personal to discover these magnificent Birds of Prey in our Falconry sessions.


Try your hand at Archery, an increasingly popular sport.


Learn more about the science behind the beauty at one of our Astronomy courses.

Laser Games

For an extra adrenaline rush, there’s no beating laser games!

Nordic Walking

A fantastic low-impact body workout in a beautiful setting. Regular Thursday morning sessions start at 10am. Monday evenings at 6pm (April to October).  Prices per person: £1.60 if using your own poles, £3.25 including pole hire.

Tai Chi

Every Tuesday at the Centre, 3pm to 4.30pm. Suitable for beginners. Price £3.75 per person.

Play Areas

Soft Play and Outdoor Play areas for children under the age of 8 years.


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