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Haughmond Hill

#17 of 79 things to do in Shrewsbury Features Animals
Shrewsbury, England
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Forestry Commission walks including a Gruffelo trail

Lovely forestry walks and bike trails on the outskirts of Shrewsbury. Car parking is a very... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Pickering, United Kingdom
A variety of walks to suit all tastes

We have been going to this place for many years especially when had a dog. It was well signed... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Lovely forestry walks and bike trails on the outskirts of Shrewsbury. Car parking is a very reasonable charge. Cafe on site which we did not visit this time. Lovely walks of varying distances one which has the Gruffelo trail which with the app is great...More

Thank dianepeter9821
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been going to this place for many years especially when had a dog. It was well signed footpaths and cycle tracks clearly marked for you to follow. It tells you how long they are so you can judge which one to take to...More

Thank Doncosses
Reviewed 14 May 2017

A brilliant place for walking, you have 3 routes to choose from easy, medium and hard so it caters for all types of people. Excellent views and a cafe and toilets near by.haughmond abbey a few minutes walk down the road which is also worth...More

Thank Neil T
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

This place is perfect for a Sunday morning walk. Very easy so great for people of all abilities and small dogs. There are a lot of dogs around but it is very clean and lots of nice things to see on your way to the...More

Thank MissKayKayXOXO
Reviewed 13 May 2017

There are many walks to suit all persons through this well wooded forest that is undergoing some interesting management programmes. Special attractions for the young ones. Several of the walks will provide you with wonderful views over the countryside and in particular Shrewsbury town. Good...More

Thank Ron D
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Lots of nice walks available, all well marked. Some forestry works going on but not a problem and it keeps it tidy. Notice boards explaining what work is being done and why which I liked. Pleasant café for snack food and drink with outside tables...More

Thank DoctorPeter
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We went for a walk to do the Gruffalo walk with the children around Haughmond Hill. The walk was small enough for the children to not get bored and the clues around the walk to find the Gruffalo was great. Haughmond is also great for...More

Thank Tus N
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Always the go to place for a weekend stroll after a hectic working week. A few different lengths of paths to take... easy walk for kids... dog friendly. Parking available. There's even a small cafe for before/after your walk!

Thank Abby I
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We opted for a nice family walk to Haughmond, the walk was nice and we have visited here before on occasions. There is a lot of forestry work going on at the moment and some walks are very muddy and in parts only just passable....More

1  Thank 999Nick34
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

The scenery is excellent. Had a lovely walk and got some great photos. I'll be coming back. Also great for cycling

Thank Sufyan M
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Simona E
Can pick up mushrooms there?
21 July 2016|
Response from ForestryHaughmond | Property representative |
Hello, no please do not pick mushrooms or fungi from our woods they are an important part of the forest ecosystem.