About our Holiday Club 

Salcey Forest, NN7 2HX

We offer fun, active childcare for children aged 4-13 during the school holidays in the natural environment of Salcey Forest (Northants).

The club runs in every holiday except Christmas and Bank Holidays, usually for 3-4 days a week (Mon-Thurs), and is delivered by our team of experienced forest school leaders. 

2022 Fees 

May Half Term:  Monday 30th May & Wednesday 1st June

                        Tuesday 31st May - (We are closed for our annual staff training day)

Full Day: 8.30am - 4.30pm 

£34.00 - including a hot chocolate and hot snack cooked on the fire.

(Please note that the club runs Monday - Thursday, excluding Bank Holiday Monday).

Dates will be LIVE to book on Friday 6th May at 9.30am! Please click here to go to our bookings page.

Activities Include:

  • Building and Lighting Fires
  • Cooking on a Campfire
  • Tree Climbing
  • Den and Tree House Building
  • Natural Crafts
  • Mini-Beast Hunting and Nature Tracking
  • Tool Use
  • Rope Swings and Rope Bridges
  • Scavenger Hunts

To get an idea of what happens at our Forest School Holiday Club, please watch our video that was filmed with the help of our children:


 Gemma Goodchild & Donna Glendenning are the Forest School Designated Safeguarding Leads, so if you ever have any concerns or would like to chat about anything safeguarding related, please visit or call on 07872470266 and ask to speak to Gemma or Donna directly - alternatively, the Central Support Office can provide a direct email address for them. 


Family Feedback:

"I think the staff are what make forest school so amazing. They are committed to their work and to the children. It wouldn't be the same without Gemma, Donna and the team. Salcey Forest is a lovely location. Big and well established"

Based on the results of our anonymous family feedback survey:

  • 100% would recommend our forest school holiday club to a friend
  • 94.6% were 'very satisfied' with the children's experience, and none were dissatisfied

 Awaiting Ofsted inspection.