Autumn in the Secret Forest of Wychwood

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The late Mollie Harris [or Martha Woodford to longstanding Archers fans] called Wychwood "The Secret Forest". This circular walk will include part of the forest not normally open to the public; returning through Cornbury Deer Park [by kind permission of Lord Rotherwick.] Please bring a packed lunch.

The late Mollie Harris [or Martha Woodford to longstanding Archers fans] called Wychwood "The Secret Forest". This circular walk will include part of the forest not normally open to the public; returning through Cornbury Deer Park [by kind permission of Lord Rotherwick.] Please bring a packed lunch.


This walk is organised by Cotswold Voluntary Wardens, the voluntary arm of the Cotswolds Conservation Board. These walks offer an interesting and often entertaining way of exploring our wonderful Cotswold countryside and landscape. All walks by the Voluntary Wardens are FREE OF CHARGE however donations are welcome and help us to take care of the countryside.

PLEASE: always remember to wear appropriate footwear because some walks may be steep and muddy in places. Dogs are not allowed on walks, except guide dogs and hearing dogs. It is advisable to check the website or call the Cotswolds Conservation Board (01451 862000) beforehand for details of any changes, particularly during bad weather.

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Difficulty: Moderate
Date: Thu October 12, 2017
Time: 10:00 AM
Duration: 5 hours
Distance: 8 miles
OS Grid Ref: SP358196
Map Ref: H4
Starting Point: Spendlove Centre Charlbury
Stile Free: No
Leader: Tony Graeme
Organiser: C. Brant