Hamsterley Forest Adventure Playgrounds, Cycling, Family Friendly Walks, Outdoor Play and Parks & Playgrounds Shortcode ProfileDiscover our picturesque woodlands which sprawl along the sides of a stunning sheltered valley Escape the hustle and bustle of the everyday at County Durham’s largest forest. From wildlife watching to stargazing, and adventure play for all the family to exhilarating mountain biking, there is something to keep everyone busy. If you fancy a peaceful wander through the trees, Hamsterley’s extensive network of trails and paths provides the perfect opportunity for you to explore the heart of the forest. 4 walking trails 4 cycling trails 2 horse riding trails Play areas Cafe – Open for sit in dining and takeaway Visitor Information Point Descend Bike Park If you venture into the deep dark wood you may bump into the Gruffalo and the Gruffalo’s Child plus other characters from Julia Donaldson’s fantastic story. Entry is free but there is a charge for the car park, which goes directly to the maintenance of the forest and play areas Map Loading... No Records Found Sorry, no records were found. Please adjust your search criteria and try again. Maps failed to load Sorry, unable to load the Maps API. Enter your locationGet Directions Travel modeDrivingWalkingBicyclingPublic Transport Distance unitsMilesKilometres Reviews Leave a Review. Cancel reply Your email address will not be published.Review text Select a rating Overall Drop files here OR Allowed file types: .jpg, .jpe, .jpeg, .gif, .png, .bmp, .ico (You can upload 10 files) Please drag & drop the files to rearrange the order Set Image Texts × Drop Here Name Email Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.