Cannop Ponds

Visitor Information
Visitor Information: Cannop Ponds
  • Opening Hours
  • How to find us
  • Parking and Prices
  • Facilities and access
  • Contact Details

Opening Hours

Opening Hours

November to February: 8:00am – 5:00pm
March: 8:00am – 6:30pm
April: 8:00am – 8:00pm
May to August: 8:00am – 9:00pm
September: 8:00am – 7:30pm
October: 8:00am – 6:30pm

How to find us

How to find us

How to find us

Cannops Ponds is located approximately two miles east of Coleford. 

West Dean, Lydney
Sat Nav Postcode: GL15 4JS
OS Grid Ref
SO610108

51.7887, -2.56982866

Parking and Prices

Parking and Prices

There are no parking charges at Cannop Ponds.

Facilities and access

Facilities and access

A mobile catering unit is on site daily in the Gloucestershire school holidays from 11am - 4pm and every weekend throughout the year.  Silvia Davis Refreshments serve hot food and drinks plus cold drinks, snacks and ice creams.  Specials include Wild boar sausage or Venison sausage on a fresh long roll.

Assistant dogs welcome
Dogs allowed
Picnic area
Contact Details

Contact Details

Landline Number
0300 067 4800

Explore Cannop Ponds

Cannop Ponds is an idyllic spot to view local birdlife, including mandarin ducks. Located beside the middle pond there is a large grassed area ideal for family games and picnics. 

Please keep dogs under control and out of the water when fishermen are present.

At a glance

  • Walking trails
  • Dog walking
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Picnic area
  • Mobile catering unit
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