Worcester Woods Country Park

About the country park

Two nature reserves, a huge open field, busy Countryside Centre with cafe facilities, adventure play area and easy access from the city or the motorway, make this site very popular with a variety of visitors. Whether you are looking for birds, swings, coffee, flowers, footpaths or all of these and more, you've come to the right place at Worcester Woods Country Park.


Download: Worcester Woods Guide (PDF)


Download: Worcester Woods site map (PDF)


Download: Worcester Woods orienteering map (PDF) If you need further assistance with the orienteering map, please contact Harlequins orienteering.


Download: Draft Management Plan 2024-2034 (PDF)

The Orchard Cafe

Welcome to The Orchard Cafe at Worcester Woods Country Park. We have a strong emphasis on locally sourced, organic, fair trade products. Our flavoursome dishes with aromas to match will no doubt tantalise any taste buds.


We offer a delivery service, in-house catering service and a free Wi-Fi connection. For more information visit the Orchard Cafe website.

Opening times

Country Park and Countryside Centre including café open daily. The car park is open from 5.00am to 10.00pm.


Admission is Free.

Site location

Worcester Woods Country Park, Wildwood Drive, Worcester, WR5 2LG.


From J7 of M5 follow A44 to Worcester (follow the brown and white tourist signs) at the roundabout turn right onto Swinesherd Way then 1st left onto Wildwood Drive.


From J6 of M5 follow A4538 to Evesham, (follow the brown and white tourist signs) turn right at 1st roundabout onto B4636 (to Worcester) then left at the next roundabout (Nunnery Way - A4440) and then right at the next roundabout onto Wildwood Drive.

Countryside sites survey

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Accessibility information
  • parking areas for disabled visitors
  • toilets for disabled visitors
  • the site is flat
  • visitor centre (assistance dogs permitted), picnic area (with wheelchair accessible tables), play areas, events field and community meeting rooms are all accessible for wheelchairs and pushchairs across paving, rolled stone and grass
  • Waymarked Woodland Trail through Nunnery Wood is level, surfaced (rolled stone) and is suitable for wheelchairs and pushchairs
  • Waymarked Meadow Trail through Hornhill Meadows and orchards is level, unsurfaced (grass), has a number of large kissing gates and can be uneven in places. It may be suitable for robust pushchairs and smaller mobility scooters
  • seating is provided at regular points around the site

Ordnance Survey Maps Landranger 150, Explorer 204.


View the site on a map

Site facilities
  • parking
  • cycle parking
  • tea room
  • Picnic area
  • toilets
  • disabled access
  • on site walking
  • play area
  • orienteering
  • barbecue hire
  • viewpoint
  • information

Download: Use of outlying site form (Word document)


If you want to have a BBQ on the site, you must hire it by emailing at worcesterwoodsevents@worcestershire.gov.uk.

The hire fee is £40.00. We do not allow any other BBQ's on site.

Meeting rooms hire

There are meeting rooms available to hire here at Worcester Woods Country Park, view our poster for more information.

For further information contact the Countryside Service on 01905 766155.


If you are interested in volunteering at Worcester Woods Country Park you can find out further information on the volunteer work group pages.


For further information contact the Countryside Service on 01905 766155.

Other information

Activities for children

For fun activities children please download the Worcester Woods Activity Pack (PDF).

Payments for products and services

You need to arrange or book the product or service with a member staff before using the payment links.

Once you have contacted one of the team, payment can be made online.


Timber products


Meeting room hire


Outdoor space hire


BBQ hire