About Us

The Visit Lakeland Forests website is managed by the Forestry Commission, in conjunction with the Cafe in the Forest at Grizedale, Siskins Cafe at Whinlatter, Cyclewise Whinlatter, Grizedale Mountain Bikes & Go Ape, and provides visitor information about Whinlatter and Grizedale Forests.

Whinlatter and Grizedale Forests are part of the public forest estate, managed by the Forestry Commission England. They are part of the North England Forest District, which covers the public forests in Lancashire, Cumbria, Northumbria and County Durham.

For more information about the work of the Forestry Commission across England, visit www.forestry.gov.uk/england