A longer stroll through the growing Forest, taking in new tree planting, more mature woodland and meandering brooks. Discover the Founder’s Rock and pass by the Heart of England Forest Arboretum, or step off the trail to pay it a visit.
The start / finish point for this walk is Dorothy's Wood car park:
Address: Welford Road, Barton, B50 4NP
OS Grid Ref: SP 11632 51325
The Founder's Walk starts and finishes at Dorothy's Wood car park. This car park and woodland walking route is being provided for your enjoyment and we ask that you display your Friend of the Forest parking permit or donate via the post in the car park or by text.
This walk has no stiles, steps or kissing gates but features several single person width bridges and a walk through metal gate (with fitted bottom rail to step up over). The route crosses the public highway.
The habitat audio trail & Forest story audio trail are available on this walk. You can download the Forest Trails app for iOS and Android. Learn more about Forest audio trails here.