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Heartwood Forest

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Beautiful area, landscaped well and very peaceful

Was lucky to visit the ‘forest’ as part of a parkrun trip, which sadly was their penultimate one... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Martyn C
Netherfield, United Kingdom

Visited for the first time this relatively recent new forest planted by the Woodland Trust.Numerous... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Arthur C
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High Street | Sandridge, St Albans AL4 9DQ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Was lucky to visit the ‘forest’ as part of a parkrun trip, which sadly was their penultimate one. Lovely late summer morning showed the paths and new trees in a great light. Would like to return in a few years for comparison, but the transformation...More

Thank Martyn C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited for the first time this relatively recent new forest planted by the Woodland Trust.Numerous walks of differing lengths available as well cycle and horse rides and areas to exercise dogs (on leads). Generous parking, including five disabled spaces, but beware the steep speed humps!...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited there this morning. Made to feel welcome, staff very polite and friendly. Would recommend this place to go for coffee.

Thank Rosemary B
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Heartwood - run by the Woodland Trust - is a beautiful location with both firmly established woodland and new planting projects. There are magical walks for little people and plenty of opportunities for those who wish to walk further. Parking and adventures are free but...More

Thank Marie H
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Great place. Can’t believe I have lived near hear for over 5 years and never been. Would highly recommend

Thank ta_wigedy
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Love love love it here! It's nice for walks with friends, alone or with the kids! It's not just about the blue bells it is just beautiful without them! Everytime I go I find a different way to walk and find something new to photograph!...More

2  Thank Ceomf
Reviewed 1 July 2018

We attended an organised butterfly walk led by Andrew and 2 assistants. They all had keen eyes and knew lots about butterflies and also bird songs. They readily pointed butterflies and other things out and answered all questions. We saw loads of different butterflies e.g....More

Thank maryp639
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Looking for somewhere to go for a walk that wasn’t too far. Googled local places and found Heartwood. Hadn’t really heard of it before. Nice place to walk , ride a bike or just sit for peace and quiet. Lots of potential.

Thank Nancy F
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We have been here twice, with bluebells and sunshine, the Langley Wood part is beautiful, but even later in the year there is a den building area when children can lug heavy logs about building their own hides, and the health and safety police should...More

Thank Roz F
Reviewed 5 June 2018

with all the original English trees represented this is a great experience, a lovely walk in what is a great initiative by the Woodland Trust.

Thank John R
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Mihai T
27 May 2018|
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