62 acres of chestnut coppice with stands of beech, scots pine, douglas, cedar and giant sequoia


A cafe, a workshop, a home, a kitchen garden, a marquee, and camping shelters


A collection of small enterprises which includes Lucy’s Little Forest School, Andy Coates’ Woodland Products and Rachel’s Wilderness Cafe


A community of members of all ages who contribute their skills, knowledge and energy



In 1980 the Yarrows bought an unloved woodland and created a successful forestry enterprise and a popular place to visit for schools and families


In Spring 2014, they sold the wood to the Morrish family who are working with members to create a flourishing mixed-age community which stewards and enjoys the woodland.

Where adults and children work and play