Things to do at Haughmond Hill review
Haughmond Hill is part of Forestry England located near Shrewsbury in Shropshire. It is a good place for walks and off-road biking (especially mountain biking). There are well-organised walking paths across the hill. Maps are available on their website.
There are 4 walking trails with different lengths and difficulties. They start at around 1 mile and the longest is just over 2 miles. The Geo trail is suitable for pushchairs and younger children. The walk has a viewing platform where you can look down at Haughmond quarry. Look out for some large rocks with fossils of sea creatures in them. There are also some fabulous views across the River Severn, Shrewsbury, South Shropshire and the Welsh hills beyond.
How long you spend at the hill would depend on how many walks you try or if you go for a walk and then a ride on your mountain bike. Another easy walk is the Corbett trail that is suitable for buggies and mobility scooters. This is a yellow waymarked surfaces trail through mixed woodland with frequent benches. They often have a themed trail for kids within the forest.
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FAQ and Further Information Haughmond Hill
Is there food and drink available?
There is a cafe serving hot and cold food and drinks. You are welcome to bring a picnic.
What are the main things to do?
Forest on a hill with four walking trails including two suitable for pushchairs and scooters, mountain biking, themed trails. There are toilets and a cafe.
What are the ticket prices?
*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *FREE. The forest is free to visit. There is a charge to park if you are visiting by car.
Is there parking?
There is a pay and display car park. All day parking is just £2.
When are they open?
Haughmond Hill is open every day except for Christmas Day. For up to date opening times please visit their website.
Dogs are welcome but please pick up their mess.
Are they accessible?
Please contact the venue