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The Woodland Walk

There is a small 60m stretch of woodland within Wolvey Wetland Nature Reserve known as 'The Woodland Walk' it is bordered on one side by a small stream on by a meadow on the other. The woodland walk can be reached via the Boardwalk Extension and an Old Cattle Bridge.

Images by kind permission of Pete Hopkins and Roger Wickens


More Views of the Woodland Walk

Before  After 
Entrance in 2009
Via the Old Cattle Bridge.
Entrance 2012 Via the Old Cattle Bridge
following refurbishment in 2010.

Before  After  
Exit Via the
Old Cattle Bridge in 2009.
Exit Via the Old Cattle Bridge
following refurbishment in 2010.


The Woodland Walk is at its glorious
best in the summer months
 
Looking towards the Old Cattle Bridge.. Looking towards the end of the walk.


In 2010 Environmental Group members fitted
Grass Grids along the entire length of the
Woodland Walk to improve the access.
A view along the woodland walk
pre Gras Grids.
Grass Grids fitted along the Woodland Walk prior to being back filled with soil.

   
The entrance to the Walk
from the Old Cattle Bridge. 
Exiting the Walk towards
Old Cattle Bridge 

 
 
The Grass Grids became less obvious
after being back filled with soil.

The end of the Woodland Walk. This fence marks the site where an
old bridge crossed the stream.


Mini Beast Mansion at the Woodland Walk
In 2010 members of the Environmental Groupbuilt a 'Mini Beast Mansion' at the end of the Woodland Walk. The Mini Beast Mansion was on show
for the first time at the Wetland Open
Weekend 5th and 6th June 2010.

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