New MTB trails Cafe and visitor hub in Gisburn Forest

Great things have been happening in Gisburn forest. New for this year is the large visitor hub at Stephen park. Situated at the heart of the forest this hub features cafe, large car park and toilets.

During 2013 work has continued to develop and improve the Mountain Bike Trails to ensure Gisburn Forest remains one of the premier MTB locations in the Country.

Slaidburn Steam & Vintage Vehicle Display early June Admission FREE Steam Engines, Vintage Cars, Vintage Tractors, Fairground Organs, Craft Fair, Side Shows, Rural Crafts, and Children's Fairground.

Hodder Valley Agricultural Show September Traditional agricultural and horticultural show for the whole family with many attractions including cattle, sheep, heavy horses, vintage tractors, vegetables, flowers, handicrafts.

Tour de France 2014

The world's greatest cycle race - the Tour de France - will pass within a few miles of Lowergill on the 5th & 6th July 2014 It will be the first time Le Tour has visited the north of England.

Forest of Bowland 50th Anniversary

In 2014 The forest of Bowland AONB will be 50 years old look out for special events and celebrations throughout this special year.