Escaping the forest is not possible because it is already too late at night. But being out in the open is not safe because as the night gets deeper all the wild animals will come out of their shelter and you might become a prey for one of them. It will only be safe for you go inside the little house and spend the night there. However, the entrance of the house is locked and you will require to find a way to open it and enter. There will be clues and items that can be found by exploring the forest. These clues and items must be used in the correct way.