About

Alice Holt has something for everyone, whether you are looking for an exciting treetop adventure or a tranquil journey through the trees looking out for our wildlife, we know you will love your visit. We have lots of different trails and play areas for you to discover, as well as our Gruffalo sculpture. There’s so much to do! You can walk, cycle, play or just have a picnic in our lovely woods. Experience life in the trees with Go Ape, take a relaxing break in our café and finish your visit with a quiet stroll.

Alice Holt Forest

Alice Holt Forest is one of the largest surviving ancient woodlands in the South of England. Facilities include cafe, cycle hire and Go Ape.

Alice Holt Forest, Bucks Horn Oak, Farnham, Surrey, GU10 4LS

+44 (0) 300 067 4448

melanie.keddie@forestryengland.uk

  • Accessible
  • Dogs Welcome
  • National Park/Wildlife Conserve
  • Open Spaces
  • Outdoor/Adventure
  • Suitable for children

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Enjoy Delicious Food

Gather with friends and loved ones at the local pubs and cafes, bonding over delicious meals.

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