A walk through this ancient woodland containing some of the best remaining examples of oak wood in Charnwood Forest.

Bluebells in Swithland Wood

Managing Swithland Wood

With rich and varied flora and fauna and also home to a diverse butterfly, moth and bird population. Learn about the historic Swithland slate quarries and  how the Wood is managed today.

Departure from:  Park Entrance at Hallgates (Cropston) Car Park.
Postcode LE7 7HQ.

Duration – approx. 2 – 2 ½ hours.

Please note that pay and display car park charges of £4 apply.

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