Treehouse Heroes: Jono Williams

Treehouse Heroes: Jono Williams

At Blue Forest we love discovering treehouses that push the boundaries of style, design and technological features, so we were excited to hear about Jono Williams, an ambitious New Zealander who recently finished constructing an impressive solar-powered treehouse called theSkysphere. Williams has taken the idea of the “man-cave” to the next level with the ten…

Five constellations to look out for during the Perseid Meteor Shower

Five constellations to look out for during the Perseid Meteor Shower

Here at Blue Forest HQ we have our fingers crossed for cloudless nights over the coming week, as the Perseid meteors will be making their spectacular annual journey across the skies of the northern hemisphere. Luckily the moon will be waning (becoming a thinner crescent) during the shower, which means that the sky will be…

10 Fantastic Family Days Out

10 Fantastic Family Days Out

The summer holidays are finally here and there has never been a better time to experience all the fantastic day-trip locations the UK and Ireland have to offer. From the top of Scotland to the white cliffs of Dover, there are day trip destinations across the country that the whole family are sure to enjoy!…

Top 10 Woodland Activities You And Your Kids Will Love

Top 10 Woodland Activities You And Your Kids Will Love

A woodland walk is usually an adventure in itself. But if you have the privilege of spending extended periods amongst the trees or are taking an active bunch of youngsters out, we have rounded up our top ten favourite activities that make being outdoors truly unforgettable. 1. Den Building Building a den is a great…

Tasty Summer Campfire Treats

Tasty Summer Campfire Treats

  There are many things to love about summer, like the long hours of daylight stretching into the evening; escaping the city to eat al fresco under the stars and roasting marshmallows over an open fire. Inspired by the Nook Treehouse’s firepit we’ve asked around the Blue Forest office for some of the best dishes…

Blue Forest’s 5 Favourite Woodland-inspired Cocktails

Blue Forest’s 5 Favourite Woodland-inspired Cocktails

  Long lazy summer afternoons are perfect for sipping cocktails, reveling in the fresh air and winding down from a busy day. Whether you get to do it from the deck of a treehouse, the bankside of a canal or your own backyard, cocktail hour is also a great opportunity to savour local produce –…