Woodlands and wetlands

Explore the woods and enjoy autumn’s colourful jewels © Geoff Smith

Explore the woods and enjoy autumn’s colourful jewels

Take a walk in Morgaston Woods

Don;t forget to take time to explore our ancient woodland when you visit us. Stretch your legs and enjoy following one of our several way marked paths across our 452 hectare estate.  Our combination of towering trees and dead wood together support a great variety of wildlife and fungi, see what you can spot on your walk.

Enjoy a stroll through our woodlands © Geoff Smith

Enjoy a stroll through our woodlands

Where do the walks start?

Our woodland walks are accessed through our ticket office, don't forget to pick up a map (50p) to guide you on your walk. Simply follow the path to the right of the lake and through the gate at the end, Here you can pick up our colour coded way marked paths that criss cross our woodland.

Please Note
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National Trust members have free access to our woodland with a valid membership card. Non members just wanting to do the walk will be charged the grounds only rate.

Lapwings, reglular visitors to the wetland reserve at The Vyne © Geoff Smith

Lapwings, reglular visitors to the wetland reserve at The Vyne

Visit our bird hide

Perfect for bird lovers, our bird hide allows you to spot species such as Snipe, Great Crested Grebe and the Heron who have made our wetlands their home. Enjoy getting away from it all as you sit and watch the birds in their natural habitat. Don't forget your binoculars to ensure you get the best possible view.

Access

All the paths in our woodland are relatively flat and solid. After heavy rain some of the paths can be muddy. Our walks are all circular and range from 1mile to 2.3 miles in distance.

Dogs

Stretching the legs out with the dog

Dogs on leads are welcome on all our walks, don't forget to bring your doggy bags.

Walking trail

Follow our historical woodland trail around Morgaston woods. Click on the link below  to download it.

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