These woods are located near Holsworthy in Devon. At the site you'll find 400 acres of mixed coniferous woodland and open moorland with a network of trails.
Start the walk from the Cookworthy car park near Muckworth and Beaworthy. From here you can pick up a bridle track heading north past the Dismantled Railway Line to Whiteleigh Meadow and the Weekpark Plantation. The trails are good for both walking and cycling.
PostcodeEX21 5XJ - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations
Cookworthy Forest Ordnance Survey Map - view and print off detailed OS map
Cookworthy Forest Open Street Map - view and print off detailed map
Cookworthy Forest OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking
Cookworthy Forest Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking
As you'd imagine the woodland trails make for an ideal dog walk so you'll probably see other owners on a fine weekend day.
Further Information and Other Local Ideas
To continue your exercise in the area head into Holsworthy and try the Holsworthy Viaduct Walk which visits the local railway viadutcs. To the south there's the expansive Roadford Lake where there are good cycling and walking trails along the water.
For more walking ideas in the area see the Devon Walks page.