GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Bedgebury Forest

6 miles (10 km)

Bedgebury is a great place for cyclists with miles of family cycle tracks and a more challenging mountain bike trail. The gentle 10km trail is perfect for exploring the 2000 acre forest at a leisurely pace on generally flat surfaced paths. Adrenalin junkies can enjoy 13km of single-track mountain biking. It's generally graded as a red trail and has fast sweeping gradual descents and some challenging climbs. There's also cycle shop where you can hire a bike.
The forest is also great for walkers with miles of peaceful woodland trails to follow. You can enjoy a stroll around the beautiful Bedgebury Pinetum. This recreational and conservationalarboretum has 10,000 trees growing across 320 acresincluding the most complete collection of conifers on one site in the world.

If you would like to extend your exercise then you can head to the nearby Bewl Water and enjoy a splendid 12.5 mile cycling and walking trail.

Bedgebury Forest OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Bedgebury Forest Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Just a couple of miles west of the forest you will The Boat House Bistro at the northern end of Bewl Water. It's a great place to relax after your exercise and enjoy some freshly caught trout from the reservoir. You can enjoy wonderful views over the lake from the restaurant or the outdoor Terrace too. You will find the Boat House near the car park at the northern end of the reservoir at postcode TN3 8JH.
In the nearby village of Wadhurst you could try The Old Vine Inn on Cousley Wood Rd (Postcode:TN5 6ER). The 16th century pub now includes a fine South American restaurant.

Cycle Routes and Walking Routes Nearby


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