Kielder Discovery Pass



Enjoy Kielder Water & Forest Park throughout the seasons with an annual Discovery Pass, which will save you money too, as you’ll get free parking for the year, plus a range of other great discounts too.

Kielder Discovery Pass

Save more - save money and time with free car parking* for one year

Discover more - receive the seasonal Discovery Pass e-newsletter, which is packed with information about events, activities and wildlife in the Kielder area

Enjoy more – with a great range of local and national discounts

Support more - your valued support will help Kielder Water & Forest Park Development Trust to:

  • conserve wildlife and nature;
  • develop arts activities;
  • build educational opportunities;
  • provide volunteering opportunities;
  • continue to enhance the great leisure and recreation attractions available at the Park, from the Kielder Observatory to a range of heritage trails.

In addition to free car parking*, which normally costs £5 per car, per day, across the Park, your Kielder Discovery Pass provides you with the following benefits:


10% off bike hire at the Kielder Cycle Centre 

  • Just mention that you’re a Discovery Pass holder upon booking, then present your membership card on the day of hire.  For details of Kielder Cycle Centre, please visit

10% discount in the Kielder Waterside and Tower Knowe Gift and Lifestyle shops 

  • Simply show your Discovery Pass card to claim the discount.  The discount is available on a wide range of gifts for you, your friends and family, as well as delightful items for your home.  However it's not applicable on any food or drink items (eg crisps, ice cream etc).

Revive at Kielder Waterside

Your Discovery Pass entitles you to discounted membership of Revive at Kielder Waterside.  Revive features a state of the art Technogym, as well as a fully refurbished swimming pool area, sauna and steam room.  Open from 8.00am to 8.00pm every day, the gym also features an area of free weights.  Simply download the Technogym app, to monitor and track your workouts.  The pool, sauna and steam room are also open from 8.00am to 12.00noon, reopening at 3.30pm to 7.30pm. 

  • Save £10 on the cost of an annual membership for Revive leisure and gym facilities.  Other membership options are available.  Simply call reception at Kielder Waterside on 01434 251000, or call in between 9.00am and 5.00pm.  Remember to bring your Discovery Pass membership card with you.  Additional Revive memberships are available, with discount available to anyone living at the same address as the Discovery Pass holder, simply bring confirmation of home address and photo ID along on registration.

Calvert Kielder

  • 10% off Calvert Kielder Gold,Silver or Bronze activity packages. Please quote Discovery Pass and contact the centre 01434 250232 to book.

Carriages Tea Room, Bellingham

  • A visit to the charming village of Bellingham is made all the better with a refreshing cuppa and a piece of cake, from the amazing selection available at the Carriages Tea Room.  Discovery Pass members can claim their free cup of tea or Americano coffee, with purchase of a piece of cake, by simply showing their Discovery Pass membership card.


15% discount per person at Go Ape Tree (excluding Nets kingdon)

  • Excludes Saturdays, corporate events, gift vouchers and bank holidays until 31.12.19.  Book online and quote the discount code supplied in your Discovery Pass welcome pack.  Participation and supervision ratios apply, please visit for more information.

Save at least 12.5% with Forest Holidays

  • Stay in a luxury cabin in one of nine idyllic Forestry Commission locations and save 12.5% off the price of the cabin. You can also save 17.5% when you book within 2 weeks of travel. This must be booked via the contact centre on 03330 110495. Offer valid using the discount code in your welcome pack, from now and for bookings made until 31/12/2019 and used before the 31/12/2020.
  • ** The offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other Forest Holidays offer and applies to one cabin only per visit. The offer must be applied at the time of booking. Your Discovery Pass must be shown on arrival at the Forest Holidays location. The Discovery Pass holder must be the lead booker for the Forest Holiday in order to obtain the discount.

Save 15% at Cotswold Outdoor, Runners Need, Cycle Surgery, plus Snow and Rock

  • Terms and conditions apply.  Not to be used in conjunction with any other offers or discounts.  10% discount only on bikes.  Selected lines are exempt.  For personal purchases only, not to be shared with third parties or used against business purchases.  Online purchases can be made using the code supplied in your Discovery Pass welcome pack.  Offer expires 31.12.19.

Save 15% off at Muddy Puddles

  • Valid until 31/12/19. Valid on new purchases only, previous purchases are not eligible. One use per customer. This offer is not valid in conjunction with any other offers or sale. All orders are subject to acceptance. View full Muddy Puddles terms at

15% off at Red Original

  • ***Offer valid on any order placed between 1st Jan 2019 and 31st December 2019. No minimum spend required and free delivery on orders over £100. Delivery charges apply to orders under £100. This cannot be used with any other offer and is only available to be redeemed online at This discount is exclusive to Discovery Pass members only.

10% off Paramo clothing

  • Also 5% of your purchase goes direct to the friends of Bedgebury.  simply quote the code FOB2011 when you buy online, or if buying direct from Paramo's London store, or Wadhurst showroom.  Visit for more details.

Save £10 on your next Discovery Pass and support conservation projects with Ecotricity

  • Switch to Ecotricity as your energy provider and you will receive a £10 discount on your next Discovery Pass.  Ecotricity will also offer a £25 donation per fuel switch (gas or electricity - max £50 per household) to fund Forestry Commission conservation projects.  Terms and Conditions apply, simply click here for details.

Start saving now!

  • Why not buy your Kielder Water & Forest Park Discovery Pass online now, and enjoy visiting the forest straight away?  Visit 
  • Your annual Discovery Pass costs just £40.
  • Each Discovery Pass membership includes one parking permit, however you are welcome to share it between two registered cars.  We also have plastic permit holders available, available on request, which will ensure that the pass does not get damaged during the transfer between vehicles.
* Please note, as Kielder Winter Wonderland is an exclusive ticket only event, Discovery Pass members will be unable to park at Kielder Waterside on the days when the event is taking place - unless they have purchased tickets for the event. However, access to free parking is available elsewhere in the Park. Kielder Winter Wonderland takes place in November and December. 2018 dates will be announced later in the year.



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