Haldon Forest Park - Forestry England

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

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Haldon Forest Park is made up of 3,500 acres of woodland, just 15 minutes from Exeter. Open 364 days a year, it’s the perfect place to immerse yourself in the great outdoors. With miles of trails for walkers, runners, cyclists and horse riders, there’s something for everyone at Haldon Forest Park. Enjoy expansive views, exhilarating mountain biking, tree top adventures and orienteering courses. What will you discover?

 

Accessibility: Trampers (off road mobility vehicles) are available to hire through Countryside Mobility Scheme

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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Free AdmissionFree
Car Parking / Minibuses - All dayfrom £6.00 to £8.00 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 £6.00 per ticket
Coach Parking - all dayfrom £15.00 to £17.00 per ticket
Forestry England Membership£40.00 per ticket

Regular visitors can save money and support the forest with a Forestry England membership for Haldon Forest Park, just £38 for parking for a whole year and access to a range of exclusive benefits and discounts.

Opening Times

Open all year except Christmas Day (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Accessible to Wheelchair Users
  • 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 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 via southpermissions.westengland@forestryengland.uk.
  • Toilets

Key Features

  • Forest Location
  • Outdoor Attraction

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking
  • On site parking
  • Parking (charge) - see tariff above or visit https://www.forestryengland.uk/haldon-forest-park

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:

    • Rebecca D
      London
      Wonderful morning out!
      5 of 5 stars
      2nd June 2021
      We visited in May half term and did the Kiddens cycle trail (dark blue) with our 6 and 7 year olds, which seemed to have been created by a mountain biking ARTIST and to somehow consist of all... Read full review
    • Tom C
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Segway
      5 of 5 stars
      9th June 2021
      We visited the Forest for the Segway experience. It was brilliant both instructors were very helpful and informative and made the whole experience fun. Read full review
    • philiprT690CB
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Park is great pity you can't use money 😕
      1 of 5 stars
      23rd June 2021
      It's a disgrace, they refuse the queen's currency, so unless you're packing plastic don't waste your time, Read full review

    Awards

    • Visit BritainWe're Good to Go We're Good to Go 2021
    • Regional and MiscellaneousWTTC Safe Travels WTTC Safe Travels 2021

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