Bricket Wood Common
Enjoy a stroll around this area of ancient woodland and dry heath, located near Watford. The walk starts from Bricket Wood railway station which is a short hop from the common. Here you can pick up the trails running across the site which includes ponds, streams and a variety of wildlife. Look out for various woodland birds and different types of butterfly during the warmer months.
The Ver-Colne Valley Walk skirts the eastern edge of the common. The riverside trail will takes you along the rivers Ver and Colne which run through the surrounding area. The waymarked footpath is a great way to extend your walk from the common.
Bricket Wood Common PostcodeAL2 3PQ - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations
Bricket Wood Common Ordnance Survey Map - view and print off detailed OS map
Bricket Wood Common Open Street Map - view and print off detailed map
Bricket Wood Common OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking
Bricket Wood Common Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking
Further Information and Other Local Ideas
To continue your walking in the area head into Watford and pick up the trails through the pretty Cassiobury Park. In the park you can join with the Grand Union Canal and Colne Valley Trail for some lovely waterside walks.