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Whether walking, riding or picnicking, Hay Wood is the perfect place to get away from it all and relax. As a peaceful ancient woodland site there is a great diversity of wildlife to look out for; foxgloves, bluebells, birds, butterflies, rabbits and Muntjac deer are just a few you could encounter.

What do other visitors say?

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Wonderful peaceful walks

Anonymous, 1/Aug/2017
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This is a beautiful woodland,that helps you escape from the fast hectic modern world we live in.It is not horses that are causing a problem but the irresponsible dog owners who allow the dogs to poop and not clean up afterwards.Just because you are walking your dog in a wood doesn't mean you leave the poop on the ground.Bag it and bin it when you get home.Thankyou.

Craig Paul Keenan, 18/Jul/2016

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Last updated: 29th February 2016

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What's Here?

  • Picnic
  • Walking
  • Horse riding
  • A Bridleway runs through the centre of Hay Wood which is directed via Warwickshire County Council's Bridleway Disks. See local OS maps for more detail.
More about what's here


OS Grid ref: SP 205 707

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Wyre Recreation Team
0300 067 4935

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