Forestry Commission logo

Discovery Pass

Discover the
freedom of
the forest…
every day of the year…

Get free parking, discounts on events and much more with an annual Discovery Pass

ForestXplorer

The ultimate free guide to our forests

Forest Xplorer running on iPhone and Android devices

Trail details

Grade of Trail:

  • Moderate

Trail Waymarking:

Pink

Length of trail:

3 miles

Trail is currently open

 

Trail description

This unsurfaced trail follows the Dragonfly Trail to begin with and then takes you through a variety of the habitats within the forest, ranging from mature pine to lowland heathland.  Follow the waymarkers with the pink band.

What do other visitors say?

5 Stars 5 Stars

Great walk with the kids. Also took the Pram - a little tricky in some parts but the majority of the trail was fine. Looking forward to walking it again

JM, 5/Jun/2018
5 Stars 5 Stars

Lovely walk with the doggy this afternoon. Didn't notice much poo except someone had picked up after their pooch and hung it on a tree branch!! Not sure what that's all about. I found plenty of bins around the toilet block to pop poo bags in

Stina.g, 22/Apr/2018
5 Stars 5 Stars

Lovely, very peaceful and relaxing trail. Lots of nice quiet spots to sit down, relax and enjoy the real nature. We haven't met even one single person/walker on the trail after 6pm, just brilliant!!

Patrick, 8/Apr/2018
More user comments

Please tell us about your visit

Please email us at sherwood.fdo@forestry.gsi.gov.uk if you have an enquiry, a complaint or would like a personal reply to your comments.

Email addresses will not be shown
"6EC"
 

What's Here?

  • Cycling
  • Orienteering
  • Picnic
  • Play area
  • Walking
  • Visitor centre

Location

OS Grid ref: SK611625

Get directions

Contact

Useful sites

Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification certifiedForest Stewardship Council certified

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