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Mixed autumn woodland

West Stow offers good opportunities for quiet recreation and wildlife watching in King's Forest.

On the northern edge of the Lark Valley, the walk passes through belts of old pine and oak as well as newly planted and mature conifers.

Dale pond adds diversity to the area with its rich dragonfly life and is also a summer watering hole for many birds.

Forest Operations

Timber harvesting is taking place near the West Stow parking area.  Please obey all warning signs.  For a map showing the felling area visit the Forest Operations East District page

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Last updated: 28th February 2017

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What's Here?

  • Dogs on lead
  • Horse riding
  • Picnic
  • Walking
  • Parking
  • Off of the main road through the village.
More about what's here


OS Grid ref: TL813709

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Nicky Russell

0300 067 4546

Opening & Parking

Opening Times:
Dawn to Dusk
Off of the main road through the village.

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