Forhill Picnic Place

About the picnic place

This lofty site sits on top of the Birmingham Plateau, yet there is still plenty of shelter from wind or sun. Surrounded by rolling countryside, you feel a million miles from the nearby motorway and the hustle of Birmingham.

Opening times

Open daily, 24 hour pedestrian access, vehicular access 8:00am to dusk.

Admission is Free.

Site location

Ickneild Street, B38 0EH. On a minor road, Redditch to Kings Norton, near Wythall, adjacent to the popular country pub, the Peacock Inn. Height barrier 1.980m 6'6". Follow the brown and white tourist signs. Grid Reference: 055756.

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Accessibility information
  • there are no parking spaces for disabled visitors 
  • all parking which is a rolled stone surface is close to picnic site and visitor information point
  • the site is flat
  • picnic area (with wheelchair accessible tables) is flat grass and suitable for wheelchairs and pushchairs

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Site facilities
  • parking
  • picnic area
  • on site walking
  • information

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