Size:

22.93 ha (56.66 acres)

Grid reference:

TL342072

Map reference:

Explorer 174

OS Landranger 166

Broadriding Wood is attractive mixed broadleaf and coniferous woodland that lies just a few miles south of Hertford and forms part of the Broxbourne Woods National Nature Reserve (NNR) in southern Hertfordshire. A Planted Ancient Woodland Site (PAWS) originally thought to be sessile oak / hornbeam similar to the adjacent NNR before large areas of it were planted with exotic conifers. There is a network of path including a public bridleway a stream running east to west and a large wildlife pond.

Features

  • Parking nearby
  • Public access
  • Coniferous woodland
Broad Riding Wood - Management plan

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Broad Riding Wood Management Plan

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