Woodchester Park National Trust

We went with friends so five kids in total…two 3 year olds which was a bit of a struggle.  It’s great in the sense of quiet and spacious but the aren’t any facilities such as toilets and refreshments so it’s “wild wees” and pockets full of chocolate animal biscuits!!!! A great place to blow the cobwebs when you’ve got cabin fever.


Parking – pay and display parking, £3. Accessible from Nympsfield road, 300 yards from junction with B4066. Last admission to car park one hour before dusk
Dogs – please keep dogs on a short lead on the play trail, near grazing livestock and where requested
Walks – three waymarked walks ranging from 2-7 miles.
Information point in the car park
The lakes are not suitable for swimming
Cycling not permitted on the property
Picnic benches – available by the old kennels
Refreshments – available when the mansion is open. The nearest pub can be found in Nympsfield Village
Horse riding by permit only. Please contact Gloucester Area Office 01451 844257
There is no mobile phone signal throughout the site. Emergency land line available in the mansion during opening times
Paths can be steep and uneven so walking shoes or boots are recommended