11.82 ha (29.21 acres)

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Explorer 24
OS Landranger 119

On the edge of the Peak District National Park this ancient woodland is scenic and largely unspoilt providing a peaceful place to explore. oak dominates with some specimens probably well over 200 years old. An abundance of well-loved wild flowers.


  • Public access
  • Spring flowers
  • Broadleaved woodland
Dedication bench at Watkins Wood

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Burrs Wood Management Plan

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