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

Opening hours

Opening hours

Whitwell Wood is open 365 days a year.

How to find us

How to find us

How to find us

Whitwell Wood is located approximately five miles west of Worksop.

Bolsover, Derbyshire
Sat Nav Postcode: S80 3EH
OS Grid Ref
SK523781

53.2983, -1.21657198

Parking and prices

Parking and prices

Parking is in the layby off the A619.

Facilities and access

Facilities and access

There is no cycling or horse riding permitted in the wood.

Assistant dogs welcome
Dogs allowed
Contact details

Contact details

Explore Whitwell Wood

Whitwell Wood is a broad-leaved woodland that covers 171 hectares.

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.

Ginny Spring Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) can also be found in the wood. It has been designated for its rich flora including some species rare in Derbyshire.

The layby on the A619 provides parking for the woodland which is clearly signed from the road side.

At a glance

  • Walking trails
  • Picnic area
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