Haldon Forest Park - Forestry Commission

Haldon Forest Park, Kennford, Exeter, Devon, EX6 7XR

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Haldon Forest Park
  • Haldon Forest Park
  • Haldon Forest Park Sculpture
  • Haldon Forest Park
  • Children jumping into Sand At Haldon Forest Park
  • Haldon Forest Park Cycling

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Whether you want to explore the forest on foot, bike, or swinging through the canopy, you'll find something for you just around the next tree. The place for walking, cycling, play and much more.

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Free AdmissionFree
Car Parking / Minibuses - All dayfrom £5.00 to £7.00 per ticket
Car Parking / Minibuses - up to 2 hoursfrom £3.00 to £4.00 per ticket
Car Parking / Minibuses – up to 4 hoursfrom £4.00 to £5.00 per ticket
Coach Parking - all day£15.00 per ticket
Discovery Pass£35.00 per ticket

Car and minibus parking during mid-week in term-time, £3 for up to two hours, £4 for up to four hours and £5 for all day. Weekends, school holidays and bank holidays £4 for up to two hours, £5 for up to four hours and £7 for all day. Regular visitors can save money with a Discovery Pass, just £35 for parking for a whole year as well as a range of other benefits.

Opening Times

Open all year except Christmas Day (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant - The Ridge Cafe serves a delicious range of locally sourced, organic and fairtrade food and drink.
  • Picnic Site

Children & Infants

  • Facilities for children

Establishment Features

  • Dogs Accepted
  • Event venue - If you would like to hold your event at Haldon Forest Park please contact the Permissions desk on 01392 834231.
  • Toilets

Key Features

  • Forest Location
  • Outdoor Attraction

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking
  • On site parking
  • Parking (charge) - Charges are for all day parking: Cars: £2 Minibus: £7.00 Coaches £12.00 Discovery Pass: Car £20.00 Minibus £40.00

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards children
  • Marketed towards families
  • Marketed towards senior citizens
  • Marketed towards student/youth

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Road Directions

Located just off the A38, follow the brown signs for the forest park.

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Recent Reviews:

  • Amberleyadrian
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Highway rat trail
    4 of 5 stars
    28th Aug 2018
    Came to do the highway rat trail with a 4 year old & baby. £4 for car park paid at rangers station & £3 for highway rat activity pack. Took us nearly 2hrs to do the beautiful trail but the 4year... Read full review
  • David W
    Milford Haven, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Well thought out and laid out place for walking/riding.
    4 of 5 stars
    30th Aug 2018
    Dog-friendly. Take your own bikes or hire them. Seqway PTs available too. Several different circuits to explore and in many places walkers separated from bikers. No steps - wheelchair and pushchair... Read full review
  • Peterlou95
    Axminster, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Business
    Stunning place to ride or walk
    5 of 5 stars
    14th Sept 2018
    If you fancy a walk, a cycle ride, a Segway or a Go Ape adventure, this is the place for you. Amazing scenery with something for everyone. Read full review

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