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Wakerley Wood picnic area with information board

Wakerley Great Wood is an historic ancient woodland. The car park is set amongst majestic larch and includes a large grassed area for games and picnicing. An all-ability woodland path, and a longer trail leave from the car park. The woodland contains rich and diverse archaeological remains. The oldest features are two extremely rare Bronze Age cairns.

What do other visitors say?

Pls can you advise how I can obtain a detailed map of Wakerely woods that shows the various orienteering type marker posts

Phil, 3/Oct/2016

Contact Leicester Orienteering club, and they will be able to help you. They may even have a map on their website that you can download.

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Last updated: 4th November 2016

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What's Here?

  • Cycling
  • Information
  • Parking
  • Picnic
  • Walking

Location

OS Grid ref: SP 961987

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Contact

Central District Office

0300 067 4340
sherwood.fdo@­forestry.gsi.gov.uk
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