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:

  • jackster1
    cambs
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Green route
    4 of 5 stars
    14th Aug 2018
    Gentle walk, with some spectacular views. Different routes to take to match your stamina and endurance levels, or some will match your interests eg butterfly trail or birds of prey. Dedicated paths... Read full review
  • Dale O
    London, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    great day out everytime!
    5 of 5 stars
    13th Aug 2018
    Fab day! Everytime we come here we always have a great time. Nice place for a walk, run, or cycle. Fantastic views everywhere. Plenty of parking spaces and staff are very helpful. We love this place. Read full review
  • mrtall12
    Plymouth, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Lies!
    5 of 5 stars
    13th Aug 2018
    We took a family walk with our dog along the raptor trail. I can't begin explain how disappointed we were when we didn't see a single velociraptor! Why advertise it as s raptor walk if they're not... Read full review

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