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Blue Trail
(Average user rating: unrated unrated)

Trail details

Grade of Trail:

  • Moderate

Trail Waymarking:


Length of trail:

1.90 miles

Trail is currently open


Trail description

The blue trail takes you right around the site, and up and over it. Along the way you can expect (weather permitting) stunning views over Mansfield and the surrounding countryside.

The trail should only be attempted by those who are reasonably fit as there are sme very steep inclines. It is not suitable for wheelchair users or pushchairs.

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What's Here?

  • Cycling
  • Educational
  • Walking
  • Viewpoint
  • The highest point of site boasts views of Hardwick Hall, pleasley and the foothills of Derbyshire. With a pair of binoculars, on a clear day, the proud towers of Lincolnshire Cathedral can also be spotted.
  • Wildlife
  • A whole host of wildlife can be seen in and around Oxclose Wood. Why not check out our wildwood page to see what's been spotted?
More about what's here


OS Grid ref: SK 535 633

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