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Haldon Forest Park - Forestry Commission

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Type:Country Park/Nature Reserve

Haldon Forest Park
Kennford
Exeter
Devon
EX6 7XR

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - from 427 review(s)from 427 review(s)

Tel: 0300 067 5826

Haldon Forest Park

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.

TripAdvisor

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    248
  • Very Good
    135
  • Average
    28
  • Poor
    7
  • Terrible
    9

Recent Reviews:

  • Katie S
    Trip type:
    Family
    Bike rides with the children
    3 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 18th November 2017
    I take my children and there bikes quite a bit. The trails rides are good my kids like the gruffalo and the children’s trail. Both quite short do not a problem for walking along with them. The bmx... Read full review
  • cooneycooney
    devon
    Trip type:
    Family
    Disappointing woods and walks
    2 of 5 stars
    Monday, 6th November 2017
    We enjoy family woodland walks, especially in autumn, and travelled from Plymouth down the A38 to Haldon to try out this forest. The trails were really disappointing, with vast areas felled, copped... Read full review
  • rayrest
    Trip type:
    Couples
    Wooded forest with trails.
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 24th October 2017
    Located past Kennford on the A38 is Haldon forest that contains many woods. There are trails to walk and a picnic area, cafe. Carpark is a bit pricey. Isolated area so come prepared. Read full review

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

Map & Directions

Road Directions

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

Opening Times

Open all year except Christmas Day (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

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