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Things to do around the Forest of Dean

Clearwell Caves

The Rocks, Clearwell, Coleford, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 832535
Ancient Iron Mine and Caves.

DBC Leisure

Claverley House, Station Road, Milkwall, Coleford, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 833940
Activity provider offering tuition in archery, clay pigeon shooting and air rifle target shooting.

Forest of Dean Tour Guides

Speech House Road, Broadwell, Coleford, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 812388
Forest of Dean registered guides who have a wealth of knowledge about the area are available for walking tours or coach trips.

Go Ape! High Wire Forest Adventure

Mallards Pike Lake, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire
Tel: 0870 444 5562
Go Ape! is a high wire forest adventure course of rope bridges, tarzan swings and zip slides up to 35 feet above the forest floor.

Monmouth Canoe & Activity Centre

Castle Yard, Old Dixton Road, Monmouth, Gwent
Tel: 01600 713461
Canoe on the River Wye for a 1/2 day, whole day, weekend or even a week! The choice is many and varied but what you do is up to you!

Motiva

Bracelands Drive, Christchurch, Coleford, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 861762
Ropes course and adventure centre

National Diving & Activity Centre

Tidenham, Chepstow, Gwent
Tel: 01291 630046
Diving centre.

Pedalabikeaway Cycle Centre

Cannop Valley, Coleford, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 860065
Cycle Hire Centre

Pedalaway Cycle Centre

Trereece Barn, Llangarron, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire
Tel: 01989 770357
Cycle hire centre in Ross on Wye.

Redhill Extreme Sports

Elton Farm, Elton, Newnham, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 827007
Extreme sports centre

Severnwye Llama & Camel Trekking

Sedbury, Chepstow, Gwent
Tel: 01291 621593
Llama and Camel trekking centre.

Whitecliff Off Road Driving

Whitecliff Quary, Coleford, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 834666
Disused quarry - perfect for off road driving!

Wilderness Discovery

Rock Dene, Pen-Moel Estate, Woodcroft, Chepstow, Gwent
Tel: 01291 628801
Bushcraft experiences in the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley.

Wye Pursuits

Kerne Bridge, Bishopswood, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire
Tel: 01600 891199
Our centre on the banks of the beautiful River Wye at Kerne Bridge is a perfect setting for outdoor adventure.

Wye Valley Quad Bikes

Miss Graces Lane, Tidenham Chase, Chepstow, Gwent
Tel: 01291 689940
Quad bike centre.

Wyedean Canoe & Adventure Centre

Symonds Yat Rock, Coleford, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 833238
Riverside canoe centre surrounded by the placid waters of the River Wye and the breathtaking cliffs and woodlands of Symonds Yat Rock.

Yeehaa! Outdoor

Newent, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01531 820565
Outdoor activity centre.

Beanhill Lake

Beanhill Barn, Clanna Crossroads, Alvington, Lydney, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 529846
Beanhill (pronounced 'Bennell') Lake has been created as a wonderfully relaxing venue for fly fishermen.

Forest Combat Paintballing

Rosemary Topping, Common Grove, English Bicknor, Coleford, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 861757
A fun yet challenging site with varying game zones.

Forest of Dean Golf Club

Lords Hill, Coleford, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 832583
The Forest of Dean Golf Club was founded in 1973 and is situated in the beautiful and unspoilt Area of Outstanding Beauty that is the Forest of Dean.

Forest Treks

Beechenhurst Enclosure, Beechenhurst Lodge, Speech House Road, Broadwell, Coleford, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 888049
Download an MP3 audio guide to the Forest of Dean. www.foresttreks.co.uk

Royal Forest of Dean Angling Club

Forest Tackle, 15b High Street, Lydney, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 543796
The Forest of Dean Angling Club has the fishing rights on seven ponds and lakes in the Forest.

Sculpture Trail

Speech House Road, Broadwell, Coleford, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 833057
Forestry Commission site with sculpture trail.

Severn Vale Equestrian Centre

Tidenham, Chepstow, Gwent
Tel: 01291 623412
Equestrian Centre with stabling.

Daffodil Way

Dymock, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01531 822468

Family Cycle Trail

Cannop, Coleford, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 833057

FODCA Trail

Cannop, Coleford, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 833057
Off road mountain bike trail.

Gloucestershire Way

Gloucestershire
Offas Dyke Path
Gloucestershire
Tel: 01547 528753
One of Britain's National Trails, which runs from Sedbury, near Chepstow, to Prestatyn through the varied and little-frequented landscapes of the Welsh Marches.

Forest of Dean Equestrian Centre

Shap House, Yorkley Wood Road, Yorkley, Lydney, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 562219
Equestrian Centre.
Places

Abbey Mill

Wye Valley Centre, Tintern, Chepstow, Gwent
Tel: 01291 689228
Original mill site of Tintern Abbey, now offering riverside shopping and dining.

Clearwell Caves

The Rocks, Clearwell, Coleford, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 832535
Ancient Iron Mine and Caves.

Dean Forest Railway

Forest Road, Lydney, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 845840
Heritage steam railway running between Lydney Junction and Parkend.

Dean Heritage Centre

Camp Mill, Soudley, Cinderford, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 822170
The Museum of the Forest of Dean traces the unique history of the area, it's people and culture through modern displays.

Elton Farm Mazes

Elton Farm, Elton, Newnham, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01452 760795
Farm ground comprising of mazes with theme covering 8 acres and mountainboard centre.

Perrygrove Railway

Perrygrove Road, Coleford, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 834991
Perrygrove Railway is the steam train for all ages - and all weathers!

Shambles Victorian Village

 

24 Church Street, Newent, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01531 822144
Victorian Village nestled away behind the streets of Newent town.

The Mariana-Art Gallery and Studio

East Street, St. Briavels, Lydney, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 530484
Art Gallery and working studio of local artist, D Mariana Robinson.

Caldicot Castle & Country Park

Church Road, Caldicot, Gwent
Tel: 01291 420421
Caldicot Castle is set in fifty five acres of beautiful Country Park.

Chepstow Museum

Gwy House, Bridge Street, Chepstow, Gwent
Tel: 01291 625981
Chepstow Museum displays the rich and varied past of this ancient town, once an important port and market centre.

Dick Whittington Countryside Centre

Blakemore Farm, Little London, Longhope, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01452 831137
Countryside Centre with play barn and animals - great for kids!

Female Footsteps

Hillcrest, New Road, Bream, Lydney, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 564548
Guided walks for groups of up to 10 women.

Forest Model Village

Lydney Park Estate, Old Park, Lydney, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 842244
Model village displaying forest scenes and people.

Kingfisher Cruises

Symonds Yat East, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire
Tel: 01600 891063
Symonds Yat is world famous for its natural river scenery. The river winds its way through Symonds Yat gorge and village, dividing it into East & West

Lydney Park Spring Gardens

Lydney Park Estate Office, Lydney, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 842844
Spring Gardens with rhododendrons and azaleas. Roman temple site and museums.

Nature in Art

Wallworth Hall, Twigworth, Gloucester
Tel: 01452 731422
The world's first museum dedicated to art inspired by nature.

Puzzle Wood

Coleford, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 833187
Pre Roman open cast iron ore mine. Including very unusual maze.

Taurus Crafts

Lydney Park Estate, Lydney, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 844841
Original 17th Century coach house and courtyard within Lydney Park Estate housing a craft centre.

The Nelson Museum & Local History Centre

Market Hall, Priory Street, Monmouth, Gwent
Tel: 01600 710630
Horatio Nelson was born in Norfolk, died at sea and is buried in London, yet Monmouth is home to one of the world's prime collections of materials about the famous admiral.

Cannop Ponds

Speech House Road, Broadwell, Coleford, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 833057
Forestry Commission site with large ponds and picnic areas.

Beechenhurst

Speech House Road, Broadwell, Coleford, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 833057
Beechenhurst Lodge gives you the opportunity to enjoy some of the South Wests' best loved sculptures, forest walks, trails and open countryside.

Cyril Hart Arboretum

Coleford, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 833057
Arboretum based by Speech House in the Forest of Dean.

Lydney Harbour

Harbour Road, Lydney, Gloucestershire
Tel: 08708 506506
Old harbour which has recently been restored.

Mallards Pike

Near Blakeney, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 833057
These lakes were constructed by the Forestry Commission and now form the centre piece of a picturesque part of the Forest.

May Hill

Longhope, Gloucestershire

Nagshead Nature Reserve

Fancy Road, Parkend, Lydney, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 833057
RSPB Nature Reserve with trails and visitor centre.;

Soudley Ponds

Soudley, Cinderford, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 833057
Forestry Commission picnic site with ponds and viewpoint.

Symonds Yat

Coleford, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 833057
Symonds Yat Rock viewpoint.

Westbury Court Gardens

Court Gardens, Westbury-on-Severn, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01452 760461
Formal Dutch water gardens.

Chepstow Castle

Bridge Street, Chepstow, Gwent
Tel: 01291 624065
Historic Castle overlooking the River Wye.

Cowdy Gallery

31 Culver Street, Newent, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01531
Contemporary Art Centre in the town of Newent.

Tintern Abbey

Tintern, Chepstow, Gwent
Tel: 01291 689251
Ruins of ancient Abbey.

Hopewell Colliery

Cannop Hill, Coleford, Gloucestershire
Tel: 01594 810706
Coal mining museum.

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