CLOSED: Win a three-night stay at a treehouse hideaway in Devon

To raise awareness of the plight faced by the UK’s forests, National Geographic Traveller has teamed up with Friends of the Earth and Canopy & Stars to offer a luxurious arboreal escape.

By Friends of the Earth
Published 5 Nov 2020, 15:45 GMT, Updated 9 Apr 2021, 20:06 BST
To celebrate National Tree Week, National Geographic Traveller has teamed up with Friends of the Earth ...

To celebrate National Tree Week, National Geographic Traveller has teamed up with Friends of the Earth and Canopy & Stars to offer an unforgettable three-night stay at a woodland hideaway in north Devon.

Photograph by Canopy & Stars

Did you know?
The UK’s forests are in trouble. Although they play a vital role in the ecosystem by removing carbon emissions from the air, providing homes for wildlife and protecting us from flooding and heatwaves, our ancient woodlands have been disappearing. Once covering huge swathes of the country, woodland now accounts for just 13% of the UK’s land area, compared to an EU average of 38%. In an effort to prevent climate chaos, Friends of the Earth — a grassroots environmental community campaigning for both people and planet — has made trees a key part of its latest campaign. Friends of the Earth believes one of the best ways to protect our environment, increase biodiversity and prevent a climate emergency is to restore our nation’s forests and increase their presence across the UK. It’s calling on the government to double tree cover across the country. Join the movement and find out how you can make a difference. 

The prize
To celebrate National Tree Week (28 November-6 December), one reader will win an unforgettable three-night stay for up to four people on a self-catering basis at an exquisite hideaway in rural north Devon. The prize comes from Canopy & Stars Canopy & Stars, who are committed to planting a tree for every booking made. The winner and three guests will bed down at The Den Treehouse at Pickwell Manor, an incredible sylvan space near Croyde, where nature, traditional craftsmanship, chic design and technology come together. The Den Treehouse features a king-size bed and two bunks, plus everything guests need for an effortlessly luxurious break with a dash of wilderness. Unwind in the whirlpool bath to the sound of a crackling wood burner, wander out to the breakfast bar for a morning espresso or lounge in the wicker recliners as the acres of woodland around you bustle with life. After unwinding in the treehouse and taking in the views, the beach is just a short stroll away, making this the perfect place to truly reconnect with nature. 



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