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Walking Trails in Wendover Woods
(Average user rating: 3 unrated 3/5)

Easy Access Hilltop Trail
  • Easy
This short, surfaced trail is suitable for all abilities from the very young to the very old.
Firecrest Trail
  • Easy
The Firecrest Trail follows surfaced tracks and unsurfaced woodland paths. This trail is a great way to explore the different habitats within Wendover Woods.
Fitness trail
  • Easy
Test your stamina on this forest trail around Boddington Hill, the site of an Iron Age Hill fort. Information boards can be found at each of the ten exercise points.
Hill Fort Trail
  • Easy
For an enjoyable level walk with views, follow this mixed trail of surfaced and unsurfaced woodland paths around Boddington Iron Age Hill Fort
Orienteering course
  • Easy
Test your map reading skills and fitness level on our 20 checkpoint course. Suitable for beginners through to the more experienced. The course is designed with the help of Thames Valley Orienteering Club

What do other visitors say?

1 Star 1 Star

Visited the woods on Saturday 5 May and had great difficulty in finding any signs showing where any of the trails started. Basically your signing is a joke. It was only by chance that we found a trail to walk. Your maps also are totally confusing. Not sure we will return although the woods are lovely.

Mr Legh, 7/May/2018

Thanks for your comments and feedback. As part of our transformation we are developing a brand new information point in the core area of the Forest Centre. This will be staffed by Forestry employees during our normal opening hours. The team will be happy to point you in the right direction.

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Is there a mountain bike track suitable for 8yr olds?

Where do I find a map?

Anonymous, 16/Mar/2018

You find out about cycling at Wendover Woods here

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4 Stars 4 Stars

Hi I regularly walk my dog around the woods 4 - 5 times a week most of the time with no problem with other dogs except on a couple of occasions with a professional dog walker that has 5 - 6 dogs off the lead and recently these have attacked my dog, OK as I carry a staff I could fend them off my dog but if ever this pack decide to attack a younger person I doubt if the dog carer could control the pack, just wanted to make you aware, the dog walker is a company called Potter Paws, Aylesbury also pretty sure there is a limit now on the amount these walkers are allowed to be in control of.

ged shepherd, 11/Jan/2018

Thank you very much for drawing this to our attention. We shall record this information and make further investigations.

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Last updated: 19th May 2018

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