Delamere trail dates
11 April – 30 September. No booking is required. Suitable for ages two to six. Venture in to the deep dark wood to find our giant Gruffalo sculpture.
Trail starting point
Delamere Cafe at the main visitor centre.
Gruffalo activity leaflet
Buy your Gruffalo activity leaflet from the Delamere Cafe (9am to 5pm), Delamere TRACS Bike Shop (10am to 6pm) and Delamere Outdoor Fitness. Cost £2.
Gruffalo Length of trail
Approx, 1.5 miles.
Normal parking charges will apply.
Visit Delamere Forest for more information on planning your visit, along with other activities available on site.
Meet our giant Gruffalo
To celebrate the Gruffalo's 15th Anniversary fifteen lucky forests, including Delamere Forest, have been joined by a giant wooden Gruffalo sculpture. Each sculpture is totally unique, so why not try to see them all?
Celebrate the Gruffalo’s Anniversary
Sign up online for a free downloadable Gruffalo picnic pack. It's filled with Gruffalo themed party activities, picnic recipe sheets fit for the scariest creature in the wood, and tips for party decorations too. Throw your own Gruffalo picnic the next time you visit the trail!