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Delve deep into the woods at Forest of Dean

Heritage Ability Locations

Forest of Dean

Equipment Available: 1 Tramper
Environment: Forest/Woodland
  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible toilets
  • Information centre
  • Cafe or shop
  • Dog friendly

Nestling between the Wye Valley, the Vale of Leadon and the Severn Valley, the Royal Forest of Dean is one of England's few remaining ancient forests, covering 27,000 acres of woodland. Designated as a National Forest Park in 1938, this Queen of Forests boasts a spectacular range of natural beauty combined with an aura of magic and mystery that has been the inspiration for many great artists and writers including JRR Tolkien, Dennis Potter and JK Rowling.

Accessible activities

Tramper - available now, visit Countryside Mobility to find out more

BSL video - coming soon in 2018

Easy read interpretation - coming soon in 2019

Large print format - coming soon in 2020

Visual story - coming soon in 2020


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Forest of Dean, Coleford, Gloucestershire, GL16 7EU



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