As you arrive at Wheldrake Wood, you’ll instantly feel a sense of calm at the peaceful surroundings.
Eager to jump out of the car, why not grab your picnic and head off to explore the wonderful woods?
This is the perfect place to escape the hustle and bustle of the vibrant city of York and connect with nature as you explore the tranquility of Wheldrake Wood.
Choose your own adventure
As the paths in the forest aren’t waymarked, it’s up to you to decide where you’re heading.
Stick to the main central path or choose to discover more on the smaller trails that branch off.
Maybe you’re after a quick, short walk to get the step count in for the day? Or you’re after a whole afternoon of exploring and want to take in all that nature has to offer you?
Whichever it is, you can find the perfect paths to lead you to the ideal day out.
Beautiful sights to see
An abundance of wildlife is ready to greet you and you’ll love listening to the birdsong as you walk through the forest.
With beautiful wildflowers on the ground, that not only look gorgeous, but smell it too, we’d suggest pausing to take a deep breath in.
You’ll instantly feel at peace and be glad you chose Wheldrake Wood for your walk.
Bring along the whole family
Your four-legged friend will be glad to hear they’re welcome on today's stroll too.
They’ll be as excited as you to walk further and further, deeper into the woods. Watch as they bound along, eager to explore every new scent they find.
Children will love the area too, as they explore and chat away with you about their week. The car ride home is sure to be full of sleepy heads after today's excitement.
What are you waiting for?
With such peaceful woods ready to be discovered by you and your loved ones, grab your comfy shoes and picnic and head off on your next adventure, where you’ll create magical memories together.