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Rosliston Forestry Centre

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Rosliston Forestry Centre Burton Road | Rosliston, Swadlincote DE12 8JX, England
+44 1283 563483
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Fantastic

Brilliant place to visit with fantastic walks and other activities for both young and old. The... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
nuttyniz
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Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
Great place to have a walk

Been here many times over the years and have enjoyed many a summer (and winter) walk round. Lots... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
spenspuma
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Swadlincote, United Kingdom
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Rosliston Forestry Centre Burton Road | Rosliston, Swadlincote DE12 8JX, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Brilliant place to visit with fantastic walks and other activities for both young and old. The coffee shop on site is well stocked and has friendly staff.

Thank nuttyniz
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Been here many times over the years and have enjoyed many a summer (and winter) walk round. Lots of areas to walk around and a decent on site restaurant. The only downside is that you have to pay for parking, but many places do charge...More

Thank spenspuma
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every time I visit Rosliston I find different things to see. It is quite diverse, with all the different things to experience. Especially if they have event days, or evenings. As there seems to be so much organised for like minded people to participate in.

Thank Jane A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We used to go regularly to the forestry centre when the kids were younger on our bikes as there cycle and walking trails bu more recently we have started to go with our recently acquired dog and he loves it. However i did notice that...More

Thank kim B
Rosliston, Administrator at Rosliston Forestry Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting our site. We are pleased to hear that you enjoy the trails on site along with the facilities we offer. Unfortunately, the hammock in the outdoor play area is currently not in use for health and safety reasons. Many apologies for...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited the centre for a second time and how it has changed! The layout and the paths are the same but the woodland, ponds and open areas are now a lot more mature. This is very easy walking, you can choose from a gentle...More

Thank Grrzzz
Rosliston, Administrator at Rosliston Forestry Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for leaving your really positive feedback. It is lovely to hear that you enjoyed your recent visit to the site. We hope that you will come back again soon to see the site change with the seasons.

Reviewed 6 September 2017

This was a very interesting and enjoyable evening led by knowledgeable staff and lots of opportunity to interact with the owls, Great stuff.

Thank woohop
Rosliston, Adminstrator at Rosliston Forestry Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

We are really pleased to hear that you had a good evening. Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback.

Reviewed 5 September 2017

Myself and my husband were brought the Owl Experience as a present, what a great gift. It was a lovely evening our host Andy was extremely knowledgeable and engaging about the owls that he showed us. We were a large party of people, and we...More

Thank Paul R
Rosliston, Administrator at Rosliston Forestry Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

We are so pleased to hear that you and your husband enjoyed the evening and that you would visit us again. I shall make sure that our Falconry team get your feedback.

Reviewed 31 August 2017

Took the grandchildren on a discount voucher. I wan't that bothered before we went but thought the kids might enjoy it. As it was, it was excellent. As a previous reviewer has remarked, 'Richard and his sidekicks (including the owls) were brilliant'. I can't add...More

Thank Stephen P
Rosliston, Administrator at Rosliston Forestry Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you so much for leaving your feedback. We are happy to hear that you all enjoyed the experience and shall make sure that Richard (and the owls!) receive your feedback.

Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

I purchase tickets via Groupon for myself and partner where we visited Rosliston Forestry Park. I'd never been to this National Park before but my partner spoke highly and had experienced different activities in the park etc. On arrival last night we were greeted by...More

Thank Erika L
Rosliston, Administrator at Rosliston Forestry Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your experience. Thank you also for your feedback regarding the lighting. The toilet lights should come on automatically when the door opens. We shall check these and also...More

Reviewed 30 August 2017

Bought some groupon tickets for a difference experience. Richard and sidekicks were brilliant. Funny, Knowledgeable and brilliant with the Birds. Would recommend this encounter. Off to make an Owl Box ! Thank you Guys

Thank Lesley S
Rosliston, Administrator at Rosliston Forestry Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

We are so pleased hear that you enjoyed your experience. We shall pass on your great feedback to the Falconers. Thank you for taking the time to let us know and for your recommendation.

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leighkay89
17 July 2017|
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Response from Graham S | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but don't think so
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Pamela927
22 August 2016|
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Response from Norman G | Reviewed this property |
yes there is a convenience store fairly close by.
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