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Play Trails

There are masses of opportunities for playing in the woods - trees, logs, small streams, Young girl jumping off a log at a natural play spaces, playgrounds!

Come and use your imagination and initiative to have heaps of fun. 

The Play Wood

Children on a swing the play area at Alice Holt Discover a place where trees rule our world at Play Wood.
Children can enjoy climbing on foresters’ ‘machinery’, the Pirate Ship and many other items. Two new pieces of accessible play equipment, a wheelspin and nest swing, have been installed to enable children with disabilities to enjoy the playground.

Habitat Trail

Boy peeping out of owl on Habitat Trail at Alice Holt Journey further into the forest and you will be greeted by an amazing array of forest creatures.
Climb a spiral staircase inside a tree trunk, home of the woodpecker; run up an owl's back and see the forest through his eyes.
The final area on the route is now open and the network of tunnels gives you the chance to feel like a rabbit in a warren or a badger in a sett.

Last updated: 21st August 2018

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OS Grid ref: SU 811 417
Postcode: GU10 4LS

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Recreation Officer
0300 067 4448

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