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This special weekend, sponsored by Stihl, celebrates the natural beauty of wood with displays of traditional skills, guided walks, artisan products and exciting lumberjack displays that will take your breath away!

Stihl Timbersports displayHighlights


  • Don't miss the Stihl Timbersports displays. Britain's top lumberjack athletes demonstrate the original extreme sport by sawing, chopping and slicing at speed!
  • Browse trade stands featuring crafts, furniture and gifts.
  • Chat to guests including The Woodland Trust and RSPB North West Surrey.
  • Meet Scandi Strings, builder and repairer of musical string instruments from Scandinavia.
  • Watch our chainsaw carver create a bench.
  • Family in the arboretumDiscover the art of 'Forest Bathing' - the medicine of simply taking in the atmosphere of being in a forest. Developed in Japan during the 1980s, this has become a cornerstone of preventative health care and healing in Japanese medicine.
  • Join an RSPB bird walk.
  • Visit Seeds on Show - featuring seed sales, displays and tours.
  • Be amazed by tree stilt walkers.
  • Meet some of Wisley's oldest trees with guided tours. Tours last approx. 1 hour and leave from Wilson’s Wood at 1pm each day.

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