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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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Quiet and relaxing woodland walks

I visited the centre for a second time and how it has changed! The layout and the paths are the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Grrzzz
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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
Owls a g'dun

This was a very interesting and enjoyable evening led by knowledgeable staff and lots of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
woohop
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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Rosliston Forestry Centre Burton Road | Rosliston, Swadlincote DE12 8JX, England
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Reviewed 1 week 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 4 days 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 2 weeks ago

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 1 week ago

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

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 1 week 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 3 weeks ago

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 1 week 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 3 weeks ago 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 1 week 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 3 weeks ago

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 1 week 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.

Reviewed 15 August 2017

Took the grandchildren there and spent 3 hours walking, playing, building camps and all sorts. Very good cafe area and ice cream shop. Clean toilets. It covers a very large area so you are not on top of other people. Plenty of nature life and...More

Thank Suer040153
Rosliston, Administrator at Rosliston Forestry Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review, we are pleased to hear you had a lovely time and look forward to seeing you on site again soon.

Reviewed 9 August 2017

There's 6 beautiful cabins which are set in the woods, soft play for the little ones , lovely walks , fishing lake

Thank pocain63
Rosliston, Administrator at Rosliston Forestry Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review, we look forward to seeing you on site again soon.

Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Ros is a great nature walk, very local to us so use regularly with the kids. Cafe & toilets. Great for all members of the family. Due for some reinvestment to the the play area & other timber structures around the centre. Shame really &...More

1  Thank Louisa S
Rosliston, Administrator at Rosliston Forestry Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we will take your feedback on board. We are pleased to hear that you visit us regularly. Our car park is checked regularly throughout the day to ensure customers have paid. We hope to see...More

Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

After following signs from alrewas to the forestry centre we got completely lost as they totally disappeared!!! Anyway.... having eventually got to the forestry centre at rosliston with a friend and 3 children we had the most lovely lovely day and could not believe we...More

1  Thank kootsbelle
Rosliston, Administrator at Rosliston Forestry Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Were sorry you had trouble finding us but were very glad you had a good day and we look forward to seeing you on site again.

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leighkay89
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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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