Heartwood Forest

B651, Between Sandridge and Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire AL4 9DQ

01476 581 111


Guide Last Updated: 20/09/2017

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Access Guide

  • The venue is open 24hrs.

  • There is not a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.

  • The nearest National Rail station is Apsley National Rail Station.

  • The venue does have its own car park.

  • Parking is free for all users.

  • The car park is located in Ferrers Lane.

  • The car park type is open air/surface.

  • There is/are 10+ Blue Badge parking bay(s) within the car park.

  • The nearest Blue Badge bay is 31m (33yd 2ft) from the Ferrers Road entrance.

  • The furthest Blue Badge bay is 60m (65yd 1ft) from the Ferrers Road entrance.

  • The route from the car park to the entrance is accessible to a wheelchair user with assistance.

  • Assistance may be required because there is / are uneven surfaces.

  • The car park surface is cobbled.

  • There is a road to cross between the car park and the entrance.

  • The road is generally quiet.

  • The car park does have a height restriction barrier.

  • The maximum height is 212cm (6ft 11in).

  • There is not a designated drop off point.

  • The car park is open at the following times:

  • January to February 08.00 - 17.00.

  • March – Greenwich Mean Time – 08.00 - 18.00.

  • British Summer Time 08.00 - 20.00.

  • April - September 08.00 - 20.00.

  • October - British Summer Time 08.00 - 19.00.

  • Greenwich Mean Time 08.00 - 17.00.

  • November - December 08.00 - 17.00.

  • At the time of research (August 2015), there was a second car park under construction.

  • There are bollards 123cm wide at the entrance.

  • There is a mud path which is uneven in places, leading into the forest.

  • There are bollards 125cm wide at this entrance.

  • There is a mud path leading into the forest.

  • There are easy, medium and steep paths throughout the forest.

  • There are open grass areas.

  • There are mud and grass paths throughout.

  • There are some seats available throughout the forest.

  • There are not accessible toilets within this venue designated for public use.