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Discovery Pass

Discover the
freedom of
the forest…
every day of the year…

Get free parking, discounts on events and much more with an annual Discovery Pass


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Car parking at Great Wood

Car park opening hours:

The car park at Great Wood is open from 7am and closes at 10pm daily.

Car parking charges:

Cars - £1 for up to 2 hours or £2 for all day 
Minibuses - £4 all day
Coaches - £8 all day

Regular visitors can save money with a Discovery Pass, which costs £20 and gives you free parking all year as well as a great range of other benefits.  Visit for more details.

Last updated: 16th June 2017

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