Horner Wood

Horner Wood in autumn

Important notice -

Our car park at Horner Wood is open. We have limited spaces, so if the car park is full please come back another time.

One of the largest and most beautiful ancient oak woods in Britain, a National Nature Reserve nestled on the Holnicote Estate.

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Things to see and do

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Tea-rooms near Horner

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The Holnicote Estate, Somerset.

Holnicote and the National Trust  

Have you ever wondered about Holnicote's history and how it became part of the National Trust?

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Heath fritillary perched on fern leaf

Discover wildlife on Exmoor  

Home to some of Britain's largest mammals and most beautiful insects, a trip to the Holnicote Estate is a must for wildlife enthusiasts.

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Our work

A healthy tree

Ash dieback in Somerset 

Forestry works will be commencing in 2020 to help tackle the effects of the Ash dieback disease.

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Places to stay

Holiday cottage on Exmoor