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

Opening hours

Wharncliffe offers 24 hour access, 7 days a week.

How to find us

How to find us
Woodhead Road , Grenoside, Sheffield
Sat Nav Postcode: S35 8PR
By Car

The wood can be accessed from the free car park on Woodhead Road, just north of Grenoside.

OS Grid Ref

53.4616196, -1.5227658

Parking and prices

There are no parking charges at Wharncliffe Woods.

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

Dogs allowed

Contact details

Activities at Wharncliffe Woods

Mountain biking
Cycling and mountain biking at Wharncliffe Woods
Two horse riders in high vis and helmets on a forest path
Horse riding at Wharncliffe Wood

Nearby forests


With paths that twist and turn through the woodland, great views and open spaces, Wombwell Wood provides the perfect setting for your next outdoor adventure or even a stroll with your dog.

Whitwell Wood

The wood has a very high nature conservation status and it is has a wide range of flora including over 20 species that are indicators of ancient woodland. There are also numerous features of archaeological interest.

Visit the wood to discover the Ginny Spring Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI). It has been designated for its rich flora including some species rare in Derbyshire.


Walking trail at Forty Acre Piece

Comprising of seven coniferous woodlands, Matlock Moors is not short of great walking and horse riding opportunities.

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