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Fox & Parrot Wood

A Woodland Trust wood

Fox & Parrot Wood

13.43 ha (33.19 acres)
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OS map sheets:
Explorer 308
OS Landranger 88
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Features and attractions

  • Broadleaved woodland
  • Parking less than 500m away
  • New wood – less than 10 years old
  • Ancient trees on site

Fox and Parrot Wood, named in memory of a local doctor and his beloved bird, forms part of County Durham's Great North Forest. The gently undulating grass rides make this site ideal for strolling in the fresh air and admiring the beautiful broadleaf woodland that has been taking shape here since 1998.