GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Queenswood Country Park

3 miles (4.8 km)

This splendid park is the only designated country park in Herefordshire. At Queenswood you'll find an arboretum, with over 1,200 rare and exotic trees from all over the world. There are a number of waymarked trails as well as a sculpture trail, early autumn tree trail and late autumn tree trail. Trail highlights include the Lime Avenue, the Autumn and Summer Gardens and Cottrell's Folly.
The park is located about 6.5 miles north of the cathedral city of Hereford and 4 miles south of Leominster where you can enjoy some nice trails along the River Lugg. Near here you can also visit Berrington Hall where there are some lovely trails to follow around the 250 acre estate.

Postcode

HR6 0PY - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations

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Queenswood Country Park OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Queenswood Country Park Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Pubs/Cafes

The park includes an on site cafe where you can enjoy refreshments after your exercise.

Dog Walking

The park is a lovely place to bring your dog for a walk. You will likely see other owners with their pets on your visit.

Further Information and Other Local Ideas

On the eastern side of the park you'll find the lovely Bodenham Lake nature reserve. There's some peaceful waterside trails here with lots of water loving wildlife to look out for on the lake.
For more walking ideas in the area see the Herefordshire Walks page.

Cycle Routes and Walking Routes Nearby

Photos

Queenswood Country Park - geograph.org.uk - 621543

Looking westwards along the main path. Beautiful autumn colours in this arboretum.

Queenswood Country Park - geograph.org.uk - 834334

Picnic benches in the park. Queenswood park covers 103 acres of native woodland.

Queenswood visitor centre - geograph.org.uk - 970049

Queenswood visitor centre. Victorian postbox in working order, but the telephone box is no longer working.This is the first view that you see from the car park. The well maintained exterior shows the care and thought that has been put into its creation.

The Autumn Garden - 5 - geograph.org.uk - 1142461

Colours in the the Autumn Garden. The arboretum is open all year round and has free entry. Very informative and there are often special quizzes etc for the kids. Good value!

Video

GPS Files

GPX File

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Memory Map Route

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