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

Opening hours

Wheldrake Woods offers 24 hour access, 365 days a year. 

How to find us

How to find us
Broad Highway Car Park, York
Sat Nav Postcode: YO19 6BG
OS Grid Ref

53.916649133071, -0.98533630371094

Parking and prices

Please park responsibly.

The road through Wheldrake Wood is a public highway. Wagon access is required at all times and the route must not be obstructed.

There are no parking charges at Wheldrake 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?

Contact details

Come and stroll amongst a mosaic of trees at Wheldrake Wood, York's hidden outdoor gem

Wheldrake Wood is a fantastic place to escape the everyday bustle of York and stretch your legs with a woodland walk. With an abundance of wildlife, mixture of trees and network of informal paths, Wheldrake Wood is the place to go for your next outdoor adventure. 

Starting from Broad Highway Car Park, you can choose to stay on the main path or for the more adventurous, explore further by branching off on smaller trails.

At a glance

  • Walking trails
  • Dogs welcome

Things to do

Walking is the perfect way to get some fresh air and explore some of the area's most beautiful landscapes.

Wheldrake Woods has a range of open access paths and trails for you and your four legged friends to explore.

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