10.75 ha (26.56 acres)

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Explorer 24
OS Landranger 119

Bow Wood is a good example of the semi-natural oak and birch woodland that once cloaked this area. The Wickey Tor offers stunning views towards the north east across the valley. The wood is well used by local people walking the Shining Cliffs complex of paths.


  • Parking nearby
  • Public access
  • Broadleaved woodland
Early purple orchid with blurred background

A lasting legacy

This wood is just one of many to have been protected by gifts in wills, securing it for generations to come. Your legacy gift could also make a real difference to woods, trees and wildlife.

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Bow Wood Management Plan

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