Start point postcode: TN26 2HH - get directions
Length: 0.72 km (0.45 miles)
Duration (estimated): 15 minutes
Public transport: Visit Traveline
A short 0.45 mile (0.7km) woodland walk. The path surface is compacted and reasonably smooth. There are climbs and descents for most of the route, and no rest areas.
Download the Ham Street Woods walk walking guide (PDF, 819.0 KB).
Ordnance Survey Explorer map 125 covers this walk. Available from the Ordnance Survey shop.
Hamstreet Woods is part of a woodland that descended from a post-Ice Age forest and was one of the first National Nature Reserves designated in England.
It is still managed in a traditional way and is home to a variety of different habitats with an outstanding collection of birds and moths.
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