top of page

The Local Area


For your enjoyment

The Forest of Dean covers 35 square miles and was formerly a royal hunting forest. 

Take a look at just some of
the activities available in the area – just click on the links below.


To Dennis Potter, the playwright, who was born and grew up in the forest, it was more than just a heart-shaped area on a map; for him the beauty and magic of the landscape also captured his heart.

bottom of page