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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.  


Opening hours Dawn to dusk
Opening hours Dawn to dusk
Opening hours Dawn to dusk
Opening hours Dawn to dusk
Opening hours Dawn to dusk


Opening hours Dawn to dusk
Opening hours Dawn to dusk

How to find us

How to find us
Hundred Acres Road, Wickham
Sat Nav Postcode: PO17 6JD
By Car

Access either from the A32 Meon Valley Road, north of Wickham or Hundred Acres Road.  West Lodge is opposite the West Walk entrance.  

By Public Transport

Take the number 69 bus that runs between Winchester and Wickham Square.  The nearest stop is a 2.2 mile walk to West Walk.  

OS Grid Ref
SU 596 123

50.9062729, -1.1515504

Parking and prices

Parking Charges

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Up to 2 hours £1.80
Up to 4 hours £3.50
All day £5.00

Coaches/Minibuses charges

Minibuses - parking charges the same as for cars - see above.  

Additional Information

Regular visitors can save money by becoming a Member - Find out more about our membership offer
Disabled parking available

Facilities and access

BBQ's are not available. 

The play areas are closed.

For more information on planning your visit, take a look at our accessibility information:

Assistant dogs welcome
Dogs allowed

Contact details

An ideal woodland for a great day out with walking trails, cycling and picnic spots

West Walk is an ideal wood for a complete day out for all the family with walking trails, cycling and picnic spots. With 350 hectares is the largest remaining fragment of a former medieval hunting ground, the Forest of Bere.

There are two waymarked walking trails and plenty of natural paths to help you discover West Walk on foot or by bike.

Try the Forest of Bere trail. Walk or cycle the 3-mile trail which takes you in a loop, through the historic landscape of the Forest of Bere, which today supports an important range of wildlife.

Our play area is great for keeping your children entertained. Set within the Pine trees with play equipment such as climbing frames, scramble nets and swings. (currently not open)

There are two Barbecues available for hire with prior booking. (currently not open)

At a glance 

  • 2 Walking trails
  • 2 Cycling trails
  • Horse riding
  • Mobile café 
  • Children's play area is closed
  • Educational trails
  • Toilets
  • Barbecue hire - not available. Please do not bring a barbecue on site.
  • Dogs welcome
  • Assistance animals welcome
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