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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 - over 2 hoursfrom £3.00 to £4.00 per ticket
Car Parking / Minibuses - up to 2 hoursfrom £2.00 to £3.00 per ticket
Coach Parking - all day£15.00 per ticket
Discovery Pass£30.00 per ticket

Car and minibus parking during mid-week in term-time, £2 for up to two hours and £3 for over 2 hours. Weekends, school holidays and bank holidays £3 for up to two hours and £4 for over 2 hours. Regular visitors can save money with a Discovery Pass for £30 - free 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

Key Features

  • Forest Location
  • Outdoor Attraction

Accessibility

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

Children & Infants

  • Facilities for children

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

Catering

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

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

Specialist Features

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

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

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

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

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    260
  • Very Good
    139
  • Average
    31
  • Poor
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  • Terrible
    10

Recent Reviews:

  • GlosAndy
    Glos
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Superb bike trails
    5 of 5 stars
    15th Apr 2018
    We hired bikes and it was the best day of our holiday. The bike hire process was very efficient and they catered for all my family. As mentioned in other reviews the trails cater for all standards... Read full review
  • Nick W
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Good trails and well planned/mapped out routes! Beautiful scenery.
    3 of 5 stars
    12th Apr 2018
    Was an extremely well planned trails with varying degrees of difficulty so we (my wife, son who’s 4.5, daughter who’s 6 and I)were able to get out on the bikes. I wouldn’t recommend it for 4.5 year... Read full review
  • Sparky196650
    Chippenham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Action Packed Weekend!
    5 of 5 stars
    7th Apr 2018
    What a great Woodland Park great walking and mountain bike trails at various distances and difficulty levels. Bike hire is reasonable £18 for a full day and good quality bikes. The cafe serves good... Read full review

Events

18th May 2018 - 18th May 2018

Open Air Cinema: ItOpen Air Cinema: It (15)
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19th May 2018 - 19th May 2018

Open Air Cinema: The GooniesOpen Air Cinema: The Goonies (12A)
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