Know before you go
A circular walk taking 20-30 minutes is over easy terrain but the ground can be wet and muddy
Public footpath around the reserve which is easy to access and suitable for wheelchair and pushchairs.
When to visit
Opening timesOpen at all times
Best time to visitApril to July, September to November
About the reserve
This site consists of ancient woodland and is a valuable remnant, supporting many typical woodland plants. Early references to this wood date back to 1652. Gnarled , twisted stems of sessile oak are a feature here, evidence of the historical management technique 'coppicing'. Various birdlife is to be seen, including the great spotted woodpecker