Mature Beech trees offer the visitor a pleasant woodland walk at any time of the year. There is a stunning display of bluebells in the spring, which are well worth a visit.
The nearest toilet facilities, picnic tables and a bookable BBQs are in West Walk. Please take care when crossing Heath Road.
If you are a regular visitor to the forest you could soon make a saving on car parking with our annual parking pass - the Discovery Pass.
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The natural forest playground in West Walk is suitable for children and young people of all ages. The playground has a huge oak tree house, wooden playhouses, wigwams, sand pit, climbing wall, bridge and shingle stream.
The Great Big Food Company is now operating in West Walk car park.
Open 9am to 5pm (weather permitting) at weekends during October - May and 7 days a week during June - September. They offer hot and cold drinks, ice creams and snacks. Click here for more details and opening times.
Meon Valley Railway
There is a link from the easy access trail to the old Meon Valley Railway line for the more adventurous user who may wish to access the wood from Wickham, or explore further into the Meon Valley.
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Please download the map on the right hand side of this page in the 'Related documents' section to see what there is on site.