Reconnect and Recharge
Escape the ‘chatter’ of the 21st Century and tune in to the slower rhythms of nature on a digital detox in the the Forest of Bowland
About the Forest of Bowland AONB
The Forest of Bowland may be a long way off the beaten track, but Ordnance Survey cartographers have identified it as the centre point of Great Britain.
Where to Stay
There’s plenty of fun activities to cram into a day trip to the Forest of Bowland, but making a weekend of it opens up all sorts of options. Whether you’re ...
Autumn Hedgerow Medicine & Eco Printing Workshops
The Gathering Fields Flower Essences, Retreats and Apothecary working with the Forest of Bowland Hay Time Project have developed two wonderful workshops for the autumn. Autumn Hedgerow Medicine MONDAY, 26 ...
Take a sustainable Eco Escape this summer
Lancashire's Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty unite to encourage sustainable short breaks in the Forest of Bowland and Arnside & Silverdale The Forest of Bowland and Arnside and Silverdale Areas ...
Foraging & cookery at Dale House Barn
Dale House Barn has published dates for an exciting range of courses covering everything from bread making to mountain biking. Proprietor Dominique Ashford has recently built a new demonstration kitchen ...
Get closer to nature
The Forest of Bowland is an oasis for wildlife where visitors can still see species which have become scarce in the rest of England
Choose your adventure
On foot, by bike, by day or by night, the Forest of Bowland is a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts just waiting to be explored.
A truly delicious destination
Discover specialist independent food retailers, thriving markets and artisan producers on a foodie foray through this mouth-watering corner of England.