Skip Navigation

Gower Hey Wood

A Woodland Welcome wood
Greater Manchester

Gower Hey Wood

Size:
6.85 ha (16.93 acres)
Grid ref:
SJ954939
OS map sheets:
Explorer
OS Landranger
Get directions
Wood map

The woodland lies on the north-western edge of Gee Cross, Hyde. The woodland contains a mosaic of important wildlife habitats and being close to residential areas, has a significant effect on the well-being and quality of life of the local community. The main habitats are woodland û with some trees 150+ years old and many beautiful ground flora, grassland û a mixture of long grass habitats for wildlife and shorter areas for recreation, and wetlands û valuable for a variety of visiting wildlife.