Beacon Hill Wood

Shepton Mallet

Features & activities

  • Free car parking less than 500m away
  • Information on site
  • Autumn colour
  • Ancient woodland – more than 400 years old
  • Bluebells
  • Spring colour
  • Ancient trees on site
  • Good views
  • Mixed woodland
  • Well worth a visit
Steep climbs and stunning scenery make this a fascinating wood to visit. Bronze Age barrows (burial mounds) and old quarry pits are just some of the features to look for. Springs, gullies, ridges and ponds, rides and glades all add interest.
Get directions