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Fingle Woods

A Woodland Trust wood
Nr Dunsford, Devon

Fingle Woods

Size:
169.65 ha (419.21 acres)
Grid ref:
SX762895
OS map sheets:
Explorer 114
OS Landranger 191
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Wood map

Features and attractions

  • Parking less than 500m away
  • Information on site
  • Way marked trail
  • Ancient trees on site
  • Coniferous woodland
  • Good views
  • Mixed woodland
  • Special wildlife interest
  • Well worth a visit
  • Moorland

This amazing site is located on the southern side of the steep Teign Valley on the northern fringes of Dartmoor. Jointly owned by the Woodland Trust and the National Trust in the first venture of its kind between the two organisations, Fingle Woods is undergoing extensive restoration to repair the areas damaged by maturing conifer. Public access has already been improved with 45km of new footpaths which has opened up the area to provide a fantastic woodland landscape to explore.