Bourne Wood, Bourne

Visitor information

The tranquil surroundings of Bourne Wood

Ancient woodland, winding paths, pond-side picnics and interesting wildlife await at Bourne Wood, Lincolnshire.

Come and recharge your batteries with a woodland stroll or find your way to the ponds where kingfishers and herons can be seen.

If you're looking for peace and quiet, you can't go wrong with a day trip to Bourne Wood.

At a glance

  • Walking trails
  • Cycling 
  • Horse riding
  • Picnic
  • Dog walking

Things to do

Cycling is a fantastic way to explore Bourne Wood and soak up the beautiful scenery.

Cycling is available on the forest roads at the site and our family-friendly routes guarantee...

Explore the stunning scenery of Bourne Wood on horseback.


Enjoy a tasty treat in the forest with a picnic at Bourne Wood in the picnic area with tables and benches.

To prevent forest fires and reduce waste, please do not bring any...

Walking in the woodland is the perfect way to get some fresh air and experience all the wellbeing benefits of being out in nature.

Bourne Wood has a range of paths that run...

Nearby forests

Children playing at Fineshade wood

Located between Corby and Stamford in the Midlands, Fineshade Wood provides a picturesque setting for your next adventure. Whether you want to have a leisurely wander through the...

Three wooden picnic benches in a forest clearing surrounded by trees

There are numerous informal trails and paths along the forest roads and tracks, some surfaced, some not.

The car park is set amongst majestic larch and includes a large grassed...

Family on bike ride on forest path

Play, walk, run or ride your way round Fermyn Woods, a stunning ancient woodland set just south of Corby.

With walking trails, orienteering routes, several play areas and a cafe...


Located near Newark-on-Trent, Stapleford Woods is the ideal place for a peaceful woodland walk. 

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