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Surrey Hills Wood Fair 2022

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Saturday, 10 September, 2022 - Sunday, 11 September, 2022
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fish Pond Copse, Cranleigh, Surrey GU6 7DW


Book now to join us at the Surrey Hills Wood Fair!

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A celebration of the Surrey Hills within the beautiful setting of woodlands and surrounding countryside.

DATES:  Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th September 2022

TIME:  10am – 5pm

VENUE:  Fish Pond Copse, Within Cranleigh Show Ground, Bookhurst Road, Cranleigh, Surrey GU6 7DW

DIRECTIONS: Access from Bookhurst Road on the B2127 between Cranleigh and Ewhurst.

A magnificent setting amongst woodlands and fields with easy access from Cranleigh within the Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

TICKETS:  £7.50 in advance (advance tickets closes at 12 noon on Friday 9 th September) or £10 on the gate. Free for children under 16!

Tickets are for one day only. Tickets can be used for either the Saturday or Sunday.

Free Parking on site beside the woodland and Wood Fair exhibits.

Friendly dogs welcome on leads.

GET 25% off tickets and book in advance

NB It may be necessary for reasons beyond our reasonable control to alter the advertised content, timing and/or location of The Surrey Hills Wood Fair, or the advertised attractions. We reserve the right to do this at any time. Where we alter the time and/or location of The Surrey Hills Wood Fair, we will provide you with notice

Join us for the 12th Surrey Hills Wood Fair that promises to be bigger and better than ever!

If you have never been before, come and experience an exciting day out with all your friends and family, and, if you have, then we look forward to welcoming you again and know that you will enjoy the ever increasing number of activities, stalls and entertainment!

The Wood Fair is full of traditional rural charm celebrating all that is ‘Good about Wood’ in the outstanding beautiful Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Surrey Hills Wood Fair activities

There is something for everyone with a strong focus on families and practical activities with lots for both adults and children to do from craft making to animal attractions.

There will be the return of the very popular tree climbing and horse and wagon rides, plus even more woodland demonstrations, activities and a whole host of wood crafted products and local food and drink to enjoy.

Huge range of FREE activities

There will be a wide range of free activities which may include:-

  • Knife Skills
  • Fire Making
  • Axe Throwing
  • Hedge and Hurdle Making
  • Giant Board Games
  • Drive a digger or dumper truck
  • Woodcrafting
  • Bug hunts
  • Forest bathing taster sessions

Surrey Hills Wood Fair activities

Pre bookable activities

We have some really special extra activities that can be both booked in advance as well as on the day

Tree Climbing (6 years upwards)

Tree climbing is one of the highlights of the Wood Fair! Not only is it an adrenaline rush, it builds confidence by taking you out of your comfort zone and encouraging you to challenge yourself. Tree climbers support and encourage one another building team work as they trust and rely on each other, testing balance and co-ordination. Eight people can tree climb together supported by a fully qualified instructors.

Tickets are £10 for 30 mins.*


Zip Wire – Kids only!

Children will then be hoisted up into the canopy to enjoy a brief bird’s eye view before launching out of the tree along the zip wire. Thrilling!

The Zip wire is a special treat for kiddies only – aged 4 – 8 yr olds.

Tickets are £5 for 30 mins.*


*Cancellation policy: Refunds for the tree climbing and zip wire activities will only be given if cancellation is made before the 25th August 2022  If you are unable to make your session or you miss the time slot of your session on the day we not able to offer refunds or alternative slots.

Great Food & Drink

Between the activities and demos, enjoy our wide variety of food and drink from the Surrey Hills, so treat yourself to a wood fired pizza, an African stew, a succulent burger, a delicious homemade pastry, a cold beer from the Surrey Hills or a Silent Pool gin and tonic!

Local artisans and wood workers

Then visit our wide range of unique and interesting stalls for wonderful wood crafts, gifts and artisan products and to get a fascinating insight into everything related to wood and trees.

Stall Holder list

Click here for the full list of wonderful Stall holders from 2021


Making Space for Nature Zone

Come along to the “Making Space for Nature Zone” to explore some of the wonderful ways you can get involved with helping protect and enhance the special Landscape of the Surrey Hills.

  • Kids will love our “Mega Bug Hotel” with modular parts and will get a chance to make their own a mini bug Hotel
  • Encourage the birds into your garden by making your own seed balls
  • Learn about Forest Bathing and sign up for a taster session on the day
  • Hear from experts on how they are helping to protect the national landscape

Plant your own tree!

Get involved with Surrey County Councils plan to plant 1.2 million trees and collect a beautiful native woodland tree to plant at home (subject to availability and suitability)

Are you a farmer or land owner? – Come along and find out about the new “Farming in Protected Landscapes” fund which supports climate, nature and access projects across the Surrey Hills area.


Surrey Hills Wood Fair activities



Surrey Hills Wood Fair is run by Surrey Hills Enterprises, a Community Interest Company, as part of a range of activities and events promoting and supporting the Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Surrey Hills Enterprises works with local businesses to support the rural economy and to promote, protect and enhance the beautiful Surrey Hills. Find out more and become a Business Member of Surrey Hills and benefit from all the connections, marketing and Member support.

Discover the best of the Surrey Hills and the local food, drink, arts and crafts, pubs, cafes and places to explore:

Purchase tickets for the Surrey Hills Wood Fair

Adult Advance Online ticket (up to 12 noon on Friday 9th September): £7.50 or £10 on the gate or on line after 12 noon on Friday 9th September.

PAYMENT: We use Paypal as our payment system, however, if you DO NOT have a paypal account you can still pay by debit / credit card when you click through to paypal.

When you submit your booking, the Paypal page comes up. Then under the blue box which says ‘Next’ there is an option to pay by credit or Debit card. If you click on this it will take you through the payment process.

TICKETS:  An automatic email confirmation of your booking will be forwarded within a few minutes of making your booking. Please print and bring a copy with you.

To help manage numbers, your tickets are only valid for the days you have indicated below.

If you do not receive your email confirmation please check your junk or clutter folders. Tickets are non refundable.

Please tick in the form below to confirm you have read and accepted the Surrey Hills Wood Fair booking terms & conditions and Terms and conditions of admittance 

Please call 01483 661150 if you need any assistance.



Ticket Type Price Spaces
Advance Ticket
Adult Advance Online Ticket: £7.50 (£10 on the gate). Free for children under 16
Children's Free Ticket
For under 16's only

Attended previously
Word of Mouth
Roadside poster
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Saturday 10th September
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