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Pinsley Wood

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Pinsley Wood
Author: witneyman, Published: 11 May 2017 Walk Rating:star1 Pinsley Wood Walking Guide star1 Pinsley Wood Walking Guide star1 Pinsley Wood Walking Guide star1 Pinsley Wood Walking Guide star1 Pinsley Wood Walking Guide
Oxfordshire, Church Hanborough
Walk Type: Woodland
Pinsley Wood
Length: 2 miles,  Difficulty: boot Pinsley Wood Walking Guide
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This is a short circular walk around the edge of Pinsley Wood, near the Oxfordshire village of Church Hanborough. The walk is best done in April when the display of bluebells is outstanding. St Peter and St Paul's church in Church Hanborough dates back over 900 years and is a beautiful grade 1 listed building.

The walk is flat with no gates or stiles, and there is no livestock on route. The paths can be muddy in winter or after periods of rain.

The walk starts in Church Hanborough at the car park outside the church, directly opposite the village pub (Hand and Shears). The post code is OX29 8AB. The village is served by Bus Number 11 from Oxford city centre.

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Start to Entry to Wood
Start to Entry to Wood

Start point: 51.813 lat, -1.3831 long
End point: 51.8147 lat, -1.3781 long

Take the signposted footpath at the side of the Hand and Shears pub which leads to the entry to Pinsley Wood.

Entry to Wood to End
Entry to Wood to End

Start point: 51.8147 lat, -1.3781 long
End point: 51.8131 lat, -1.3832 long

At the two posts marking the entry to Pinsley Wood, turn right. From here follow the broad path as it wends its way along the edge of the wood, performing a complete loop. If in season, you'll see the marvellous display of bluebells. On returning to the point of entry, turn right and follow the path back to the car park.

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3 comments for "Pinsley Wood "

Oh my. Is this the best place to see bluebells in Oxfordshire? A very special place.

By Carley on 06 May 2018

I was concerned 2 miles would be too short, however its a perfect walk for a Sunday afternoon stroll. Its a beautiful wood. The bluebells were lovely too.

By robbybri on 22 Apr 2018

What a little gem of a walk. Ideal for a young pup, learning to be off lead

By Mabel68 on 20 Aug 2017

The information in this guide has been provided in good faith and is intended only as a guide, not a statement of fact. You are advised to check the accuracy of the information provided and should not use this guide for navigational directions nor should you rely on the accuracy of the weather forecast. You are advised to take appropriate clothing, footwear, equipment and navigational materials with you according to the current and possible weather and nature of the terrain. Always follow the country code and follow any additional warnings or instructions that may be available. Some walks may be very strenuous and you are advised to seek medical advice if you have any doubts as to your capability to complete the walk.

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The woodland circular path.
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Bluebells.

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