Visitor information
Opening hours
How to find us
Parking & prices
Facilities & access
Contact details

Opening hours

Boundary Woods offers 24 hour access, 365 days a year. 

How to find us

How to find us
Boundary Wood , Blidworth, Mansfield
Sat Nav Postcode: NG21 0RT
By Car

Boundary Wood is accessed from Belle View Lane, Blidworth or from the B6020 (Tippings Wood Car Park). 

OS Grid Ref

53.107734098146, -1.102408800293

Parking and prices

There are no formal parking facilities at Boundary Wood. 

Additional information

Number of accessible parking spaces: 0

Try our easy access trails page to find accessible parking near you.

Facilities and access

Assistant dogs welcome
Dogs allowed
Easy access trail
Picnic area

Contact details

Enjoy great views over the Nottinghamshire countryside at Boundary Wood

Located near the villages of Blidworth and Rainworth, Boundary Wood is a young woodland with newly planted broad-leaved areas as well as conifers that tower above a beautiful wild-flower meadow. 

Wander the range of surfaced paths that criss-cross through the wood, or explore the SUSTRANS national cycle route that passes through connecting you to Sherwood Pines in the north or Haywood Oaks in the south. 

At a glance

  • Walking 
  • SUSTRANS national cycle route
  • Horse riding
  • Picnic area
  • Dogs welcome 

Nearby forests

Blidworth Woods sunrise through trees

Located near the southern section of Sherwood Forest, Blidworth Woods consists of pine woodland and open heath, providing the perfect place for walking opportunities and a range of other activities!

Blidworth Woods can be accessed from two car parks.

Woodland path running through trees

With an extensive path network, varied history and special wildlife its a fantastic place to explore. Why not get out and walk the Thynghowe Trail and investigate some local history along the way?

Thieves Wood

Thieves Wood provides the scenery for an exciting day out with a walking trail that starts from the car park, offering easy access into the wood. 

The Robin Hood Way, a long distance trail that runs through Nottinhamshire exploring the legend of Robin Hood, also passes through the wood.

There is also a refreshment cabin in the car park where you can stock up on snacks in preparation for your adventure!

Field of purple orchids in the sun

Enjoy the mixture of woodland, wetland and grassland at Oxclose Wood. Banks of orchids, the song of the skylark and the hovering kestrel are all here for you to discover.

The surfaced trails make it a lovely place to walk, reflect, be creative and simply enjoy the beauty around you.

Steep climbs are rewarded with spectacular views and you may even catch a glimpse of a buzzard.

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