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  • Quality Tourism in Leicestershire

Forest or Woodland, free entry

QLTY TOURISM IN LEICESTERSHIRE

Contact

Park Ranger

0116 236 2713

Address

Deer Barn Buildings,
Bradgate Park,
Newtown Linford,
Leicestershire,
LE6 0HE

Details

Swithland Wood is an ancient woodland in Charnwood Forest. It is just north of Bradgate Park and also near Woodhouse Eaves and Cropston.

Opening Details

Open all the time

Swithland Wood is open to visitors throughout the year during daylight hours. The car parks are closed at dusk and all vehicles must be removed by then.

Two car parks are situated at the north and south entrances to the Wood namely:-

Swithland Wood (south) – (off Roecliffe Road). Wood lies to north of Bradgate Park. (Use Post Code LE12 8TN for SatNav)

Swithland Wood (north) – (off Swithland Lane). Nearest car park to village of Woodhouse Eaves (Use Post Code LE12 8SS for SatNav).

Prices

Free entry

PARKING CHARGES - SWITHLAND WOOD

Car Parking Charge

(inclusive of VAT) £1.00

NO COACHES. Due to difficult access

Location

Directions

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Map reference: SK 538104  Lat: 52.68863 Long: -1.20549