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Walking trails

Family enjoying a woodland walk.

Beechenhurst Lodge has several walking trails to choose from, all passing through the fantastic oak woodland of the Cannop Valley. 

Due to the nature of the area, there will be some slopes to walk up or down making the walks unsuitable for most pushchairs and wheelchairs.

Information on the walks is available at the Lodge, on a display board outside of the shop, alternatively maps and leaflets can be purchased on site from Forest of Dean Adventure.

Wild boar do roam the area, please keep dogs under close control at all times and do not approach the boar.

Beechenhurst to Speech House Link Path
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An unsurfaced path linking Beechenhurst to Speech House Woodlands car park
Beechenhurst Trail
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The Beechenhurst Trail is a waymarked 8 mile circular ramblers route in the Forest of Dean which can be started from Beechenhurst Lodge.
Sculpture Trail
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The famous Sculpture Trail features pieces by famous artists set in beautiful woodland surroundings in the Forest of Dean.
Speculation Trail
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The Speculation Trail is a waymarked walking trail in the Cannop Valley, Forest of Dean

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Location

OS Grid ref: SO614120

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Contact

West England District
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01594 833057
westengland@­forestry.gsi.gov.uk
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