Kielder Water & Forest Park

Parks & Gardens

Hexham, Northumberland, NE48 1BX

    Kielder Water & Forest Park spans 250 square miles and is home to the largest working forest in England and the largest man-made lake in northern Europe. This spectacular environment is the ideal place to enjoy the unique landscape.

    There are many reasons to visit; the most popular being the distinctive scenery. Home to northern Europe's largest man-made lake and England's largest forest, the Park's remoteness and clean air and water offer a fresh outdoor experience.

    Rejuvenate yourself under the darkest night skies in England - perfect for star gazing. Enjoy healthy activities in the greenest environment. Rely on great quality accommodation and traditional food. Add to this great value.

    Nature lovers, water sports enthusiasts, explorers, walkers, cyclists, artists, families ... anyone looking to escape, set their own agenda and create new experiences will delight in everything we have to offer.

    Opening Times
    Open All Year

    Limited opening hours during the winter months, please check before visiting.


    • Full Alcohol Drinks License
    • Bar Available
    • Cafe / Restaurant available on site
    • Restaurant
    • Tea & Coffee Available
    • Shop


    • Payphones Available
    • Toilets
    • Telephone
    • Public Toilet Facilities

    Leisure Facilities

    • Indoor Recreational Facilities
    • Outdoor Recreational Facilities
    • Gift Shop

    Payment Methods

    • Debit Card
    • Maestro Card
    • Delta Card
    • Cash
    • Mastercard
    • VISA Card


    • Coach Parking On-site
    • Paid Parking within easy distance
    • Cycle Hire Nearby
    • Disabled Parking


    • Children's Menu Available
    • Highchair Available
    • Baby Changing Facilities Available
    • Outdoor Play Area
    • Children Welcome


    • Picnic Area


    • Rural Location

    Special Requirements

    • Senior Citizens
    • Coach Parties Welcome
    • Families
    • School Groups Welcome
    • Pets Allowed
    • Dogs Welcome
    • Groups Welcome
    • Young People
    • Pets Welcome
    • Disabled Citizens
    • Children Welcome

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