Storm Arwen

Sadly Kielder Forest was hit very badly during Storm Arwen. All visitors are being asked to stay away for their own safety. The site is closed. We will update in our news section and on social media channels when it is safe to return.

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Hawkhirst Scout Activity Centre will be running taster sailing sessions throughout August. Experienced Sailing Instructor Luke will run through the basics and you will be able to spend some time sailing on beautiful Kielder Water. Prepare to get wet and bring a change of clothes. Please book in advance at Leaplish reception.

Ticketing information

Type Entry for Guide price
per ticket

These are  2 hour sessions from 10am, 1pm and 3pm, Booking essential at Kielder Water and Forest Park 0143425100