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

Opening hours

Open every day except Christmas Day.  

Weekdays

Monday
Opening hours 7am - 10pm
Tuesday
Opening hours 7am - 10pm
Wednesday
Opening hours 7am - 10pm
Thursday
Opening hours 7am - 10pm
Friday
Opening hours 7am - 10pm

Weekends

Saturday
Opening hours 7am - 10pm
Sunday
Opening hours 7am - 10pm

How to find us

How to find us
Adscombe Lane, Over Stowey, Bridgewater
Sat Nav Postcode: TA5 1HN
By Car

From the A39 at Nether Stowey, follow the brown tourist signs marked Ramscombe.

By Public Transport

The nearest bus stops to Great Wood are Over Stowey, Church (Service First 23B) and Marsh Mills, Cross Roads (Service Hatch Green Coaches 18). Great Wood is approximately a 10-15 minute walk.

OS Grid Ref
ST179378

51.13206333517, -3.1900898626097

Parking and prices

Parking Charges

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Up to 2 hours £1.00
All day £2.00

Coaches/Minibuses charges

Minibuses - £4.00

Coaches - £6.00

Additional Information

Regular visitors can save money by becoming a Member - Find out more about our membership offer
Number of accessible parking spaces: 3
Coaches/Minibuses welcomed
Disabled parking available

Facilities and access

Social distancing measures are in place for the toilet block. Please keep 2 metres from other people and be patient with other site visitors.

For a quieter forest experience, we recommend planning your visit for early morning (before 10.00am) or in the evening (after 4.00pm). The forest is usually less busy on week days.

For more information about Great Wood to help you plan your visit, take a look at our accessibility information:

Assistant dogs welcome
Dogs allowed
Picnic area
Toilets

Contact details

Activities at Great Wood

Family having picnic and ice cream in the forest
Picnics at Great Wood
Two women with their dogs walking through a conifer forest
Red walk at Great Wood
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