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

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
Forestry England Membership£35.00 per ticket

Regular visitors can save money 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 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)

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:

  • Dorisf1984
    Plymouth, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Stickman!!
    5 of 5 stars
    29th Aug 2020
    We planned our visit today to walk the green trail with our Stickman obsessed two year old! We started the trail and were not disappointed from start to finish. There is plenty to do as you walk... Read full review
  • HSSpedo
    London, United Kingdom
    Great place to spend with family e friends, but book activities in advance.
    5 of 5 stars
    3rd Sept 2020
    Great place to ride a bike, picnic, hiking and enjoy the day with the family. They offer several tours and activities. It is worth mentioning that due to the demand, it is essential to schedule the... Read full review
  • Faytherkeith
    Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
    Fun with Segway
    5 of 5 stars
    17th Sept 2020
    The actual tour. Being nearly 70 new experiences are great but increasingly tough to find ! Staff genuinly friendly and patient and keen for you to enjoy yourself - also G.O.S .No sensation of being... Read full review

Awards

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