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England's Woods & Forests
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Wildlife Watching

The wildlife hide, located just off the Smelters walk; provides a peaceful place to watch wildlife such as Deer, Squirrels, woodpeckers and Goldfinches.

There is disabled vehicle access for those with permission. For further details contact





Last updated: 17th February 2018

England's Woods and Forests are cared for by Forest Enterprise England, an agency of the Forestry Commission.