Threepwood Farm Short Walks
Option 1 - via Viewpoint, Wildlife Pond and Fairy Dell
Distance 2km / 1.1miles. Approximate time 30 - 45 minutes.
Option 2 - via Target Wood, Pond and Wild Flower Meadow
Distance 2.6km / 1.6miles. Approximate time 35 - 45 minutes.
Option 1 - Exit Car Park and turn left up the hill on the tar road until you come to the 2nd sign on your right "Viewpoint, Pond and Fairy Dell", enter the field and keep to the line of fence on your left and follow the fence all the way around. Go through the kissing gate, walk around the pond, walk up the hill towards the small cottage and go through the kissing gate. Walk through Fairy Dell, turn left back onto road and Threepwood Car Park is just around the corner.
Option 2 - Exit Car park and turn left up the hill on the tar road until you come to the sign "Burn Anne Historical Walk" on your left. Enter the kissing gate and after about 100m you will see the wildlife pond on your left, walk down to the pond, retrace your steps uphill back onto the path and turn left, walk down to the bottom of the wood and you will see the sign for Conservation area. This is a managed Wild Flower area which is grazed with sheep from mid-August to mid-April, creating a natural field meadow. Cross a small wooden bridge, continue to follow the path turning right and heading uphill back to top of Target