4.79 ha (11.84 acres)

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Explorer 223
OS Landranger 141

Top Ardles Wood refers to the old field name for this site. It was planted in November 2000 and has notable views of the nearby Ravensthorpe reservoir. Grassy paths have been created giving a choice of circular routes around the wood.


  • Parking nearby
  • Public access
  • Grassland
  • 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.

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Top Ardles Wood Management Plan

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