Weather warning in place. No BBQs or campfires in the forest.
Visitor information
Opening hours
How to find us
Parking & prices
Facilities & access
Contact details

Opening hours

Oversley Wood offers 24 hour access, 365 days a year. 

How to find us

How to find us

Oversley Wood is on the south side of the A46 between Alcester and Stratford-Upon-Avon. There is no parking available at the woods but you can walk here directly from Alcester via the Arden Way through Oversley Green.

Horse riders and cyclists are also welcome in the woods, but please stay on the bridleways and hard stone forest roads.

Oversley Wood, Haselor, Alcester
OS Grid Ref
SP110566

52.20855341292, -1.8396520614624

Parking and prices

There is no parking available at Oversley Wood but you can walk here directly from Alcester via the Arden Way through Oversley Green.

Additional information

Number of accessible parking spaces: 0

There are no designated accessible parking spaces at this forest, have you seen our Easy Access trails page?

Facilities and access

You can access Oversley Wood from Alcester via the bridleway in the northwest corner of the woodland. From here, explore the woods by following the fire road, a 4km circular route, or investigate its many green rides.

Assistant dogs welcome
Dogs allowed

Contact details

Landline Number
0300 067 4935

Activities at Oversley Wood

Walking family
Walking at Oversley Wood

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