Opening under Covid-19
During the national lockdown please follow Government guidance on non-essential travel and stay local to your nearest greenspaces. Car parking to access the forest is limited.Current Information and Opening Hours
Things to do
Walks and Trails
Our walks and trails cover all fitness levels, interests and durations, from a short and sweet nature trail to a whole day amongst the giant ancient oaks.
The Major Oak
The most famous resident of Sherwood Forest (after Robin Hood of course) - a visit to the Major Oak is a must!
Throughout the year we host informative, inspirational guided walks, led by experts. From bat walks to history and heritage trails, take your pick and book in advance!
About Robin Hood
Fact and folklore might be difficult to separate, but Sherwood still brings these enduring legendary tales to life. Discover the man, the myth, the annual festival…Meet Sherwood’s most famous resident