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Bishop Wood

A Forestry Commission England wood
North Yorkshire

Bishop Wood

Size:
338.03 ha (835.29 acres)
Grid ref:
SE558336
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Bishop Wood is a large, peaceful wood a few minutes' drive from Selby, North Yorkshire, Sherburn in Elmet and South Milford. There is free parking and the main paths are wide and flat. Some were a bit muddy but otherwise it is gentle terrain for disabled people or those wanting a relaxing walk. Would be good for cyclists. The woodland is mixed, with plants, fungi and birdlife and the atmosphere tranquil, save from the occasional rumble of a train on the nearby East Coast Main Line. A lovely w