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as you walk in Hillsborough Forest Park,

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Guided Forest Walk History, Natural History
and Environment


  • Unwind your Mind with a Calming Walk on the Wild Side.

  • Connect with Nature in a Stunning Lake and Woodland Landscape

  • Learn about 400 years of Local History.

  • 17th Century Fort with Royal Connections

  • Wild Flowers and Invasive Alien Plants

  • Wild Birds and North American Giant Trees  

  • Harry Ferguson Aviation Memorial

"Parks......are more than places to play and picnic. They are places to learn and be inspired"

Grant W. Sharpe

Our Guide

TGNI-registered and familiar with local history he is a retired scientist and educator, with interests in natural history, environment and landscape. 

Your Park Walking Tour

"Not having an interpreter in a park is like inviting a guest to your house, opening the door and then disappearing" Gary Everhardt, Director US National Park Service



Tour Availability

and Booking

Walking Tours of 1.5h duration are available

in August 2019:

Tuesdays: 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th at 11:00am

Sundays, 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th, at 11:00am

in September 2019:

Tuesdays: 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, at 11:00am

Sundays: 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th at 11:00am

in October 2019:

Tuesdays: 1st, 8th, 15th , 22nd,  29th at 11:00am

Sundays: 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th at 11:00am


Book and Pay online. Text queries to: +44 (0) 7801930216.  

*Special Introductory (Launch) Prices will hold April-October. They  are: Adult £7.00  OAPs & Students £5.00. Children under 16, (accompanied) free.

Meet your Guide 10 mins before the hour, just inside the sandstone pillars at entrance to Forest Car Park (free parking) 

Get in Touch

+44 (0)7801930216