exhibition

There are many excellent exhibitions and events held on the Forest through the year.

These range from photographic and historical exhibitions to guided walks to family fun days.

To be sure not to miss out check out our listings on your Facebook Group here.

 


Regular Groups and Upcoming Events 2020

toddler gp 1 toddler 2 Chestnut Wreath

ASHDOWN FOREST EXPLORERS - TODDLER GROUP

A group for pre-school children and their parents / carers - join us to explore the wonderful wildlife of Ashdown Forest through a short walk with seasonal crafts and activities.

Every 3rd Monday of the month.

Dates for 2020:

  1. 21st September, 19th October, 16th November, 21st December 

£5 per family + booking fee - booking essential

Please wear long trousers, proper shoes and clothes that can get dirty.

To book please click: Eventbrite

For further information email: [email protected]


ASHDOWN FOREST WRITING GROUP

You may have heard, or overheard!, that there is an informal, fun creative writing group meeting 10:30am to 12:30 on:

TBC

In the Lancaster Room at the Ashdown Forest Centre.

For further information, please email.


POETS WALK - Tuesday 21st April - CANCELLED

10:00am to 1:00pm in the Lancaster Room at the Ashdown Forest Centre (RH18 5JP).

We meet in the Lancaster Room at the Ashdown Forest Centre, write for a while, go for a walk, then write about the walk. If there's time we look at a nature poem or two. We talk a lot too, that's a big part of it.

Please contact the office at the Ashdown Forest Centre to book at: [email protected]


    The Clumps Sponsored Walk

    Saturday 11th April 2020

    POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

    Join us for the revival of the 14 mile iconic Ashdown Forest Clumps Walk to raise funds for the Ashdown Forest Foundation.

    This is a charity trekking challenge visiting 12 of the Scots Pine Clumps on Ashdown Forest. It will take most people over 6 hours to complete. A shorter walk is also available.

    You can now download a copy of the Clumps Walk 2020 with route instructions for a £2.00 donation.

    THE CLUMPS WALK 2020 LEAFLET

    We will be rescheduling the sponsered walk as soon as the COVID-19 lockdown restrictions are lifted.

     

    Sponsored Walk

     

ACTIVITY IDEAS FOR FAMILIES AND CHILDREN

 

This is the season to build a nest

Nest

How many different tree flowers can you notice on your walk

Tree Flowers

Bumblebee fun and ID spotter sheet

Bumblebee

Every flower counts... Are you ready?

Flower

Bug activities to do with children

Green Tiger Beetle

Hedgehog Highways

Hedgehog Highways

 

 

 

Privacy Policy | Legal Statement | © 2011 Conservators of Ashdown Forest