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Play in Fineshade Wood

There are two formal play areas in Fineshade, as well as countless opportunities for informal play.

Oak leaf play area, Fineshade WoodThe Oak Leaf play area is next to the visitor centre, and is geared towards younger children.




Fineshade play equipmentThe Treehouse play area is nestled within the wood. The manufacturer suggests that this play equipment is suitable for children aged 6 and over.



There are many play opportunities all over the wood, so come and discover them for yourselves!

Children den buildingFamily enjoying a forest walk and playing in the autumn leaves



Last updated: 27th December 2017

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What's Here?

  • Baby Changing
  • Cafe
  • Camping
  • Caravan Site
  • Cycling
  • Cycling Hire
  • Cycle wash
  • Easy Access
  • Horse riding
  • Information
  • Orienteering
  • Parking (chargeable)
  • Picnic
  • Play area
  • Shop
  • Walking
  • Visitor centre
  • Toliets


OS Grid ref: SP 979 984
Postcode: NN17 3BB

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