70.25 ha (173.59 acres)

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Explorer 110
OS Landranger 191

This is a large expanse of woodland made up of a series of semi-natural ancient woodland sites. There are two public rights of way and a permissive path linking the two and leading onto Shaptor Rocks, which offers magnificent views across the local landscape.


  • Parking at site
  • Autumn colour
  • Spring flowers
  • Waymarked walk
  • Moorland
  • 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.

Learn what your gift could mean


Shaptor Woods Management Plan

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