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Douglas Fir trail
(Average user rating: unrated unrated)

Trail details

Grade of Trail:

  • Moderate

Trail Waymarking:


Length of trail:

1 miles

Trail is currently closed

All trails currently CLOSED due to tree felling and extraction.

Trail description

The Douglas Fir trail is currently CLOSED due to tree felling and extraction.

The magnificient Douglas Fir trees on the lower slopesLarge Douglas fir on the Tall Trees walk Reelig Glen Inverness
of Dodd Wodd are the prominent feature of this trail. These trees are selectively thinned to create gaps on the forest floor so that natural regenreation of Douglas Fir takes place. This is called continuous cover which means there is no clear felling required.

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What's Here?

  • Trail (moderate)
  • Viewpoint


OS Grid ref: NY 234283

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Recreation Ranger
01768 778469

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