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Waulkmill Wood

A Woodland Trust wood

Waulkmill Wood

1.49 ha (3.68 acres)
Grid ref:
OS map sheets:
Explorer 268
OS Landranger 118
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This woods management plan is currently under consultation

The Management Plan for this site is currently under review. All our management plans are periodically reviewed. A management plan review does not necessarily mean there will be any noticeable difference in our approach to management on site. If you wish to comment on the management plan then please do so by the deadline of 11 September 2019.

You can submit your comments either via: or by post to: The Woodland Operations Department, The Woodland Trust, Kempton Way, Grantham, NG31 6LL. Please remember to quote the name of the woodland you are commenting on in your correspondence.

Features and attractions

  • Broadleaved woodland
  • Local parking difficult
  • Good views
  • Bluebells

Waulkmill Wood is located on the slopes of the ridge of Kerridge Hill, close to the town of Bollington in east Cheshire and the edge of the Peak District. There is a public footpath through the wood linking into a network of footpaths in the area and the wood is popular with local people and visitors. The wood has a lovely display of flowers in the spring time including native bluebells and red campion.