Kingsford Forest Country Park
Explore 200 acres of woodland and heathland in this Worcestershire based forest park. Terrain in the park consists of hills and cliffs, with sandy paths crossing the area. The park has 4 waymarked trails of varying lenghts to explore. The route below also visits the National Trust owned Kinver Edge. This woodland sandstone ridge offers dramatic views across surrounding counties and miles of heathland walking.
Kingsford park is located about four miles west of Stourbridge, and four miles north of Kidderminster. There are three great options for continuing your walk through this lovely part of England. The Staffordshire Way, the North Worcestershire Path, and the Worcestershire Way all run past the park.
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Kingsford Country Park Ordnance Survey Map - view and print off detailed OS map
Kingsford Country Park Open Street Map - view and print off detailed map
Kingsford Country Park OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking
Kingsford Country Park Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking
As you can imagine the forest trails are ideal for dog walking so you'll probably see plenty of other owners with their pets on your visit.
Further Information and Other Local Ideas
The circular Kidderminster Canal Walk visits the park from the nearby town. It first follows the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal to Kinver before heading up to Kinver Edge and then descending into the adjacent Kingsford Forest Country Park. At the end of the route there's a fine canalside pub to enjoy too.