Green Fell Plantation

Wood, Forest in Yorkshire

England

Where is Green Fell Plantation?

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Green Fell Plantation is a picturesque woodland located in the heart of Yorkshire, England. Covering an expansive area of lush greenery, this plantation is a haven for nature enthusiasts and outdoor adventurers alike. With its dense forests and towering trees, it offers a serene and peaceful escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

The plantation boasts a rich biodiversity, housing a wide variety of plant and animal species. It is home to numerous native tree species such as oak, beech, and birch, creating a diverse and vibrant ecosystem. The forest floor is carpeted with a tapestry of wildflowers, adding colors and fragrances to the surroundings.

Visitors to Green Fell Plantation can enjoy a range of activities. There are numerous well-maintained walking trails that wind through the woods, allowing visitors to immerse themselves in the beauty of nature. Cycling enthusiasts can also explore the plantation on designated bike paths. For those seeking a more tranquil experience, there are several designated picnic areas where visitors can relax and enjoy the peaceful ambiance.

The plantation is not only a recreational space but also serves as an important habitat for wildlife. Birdwatchers can spot various species of birds, including woodpeckers, owls, and warblers. Squirrels scurry amongst the branches, while deer can occasionally be spotted grazing in the meadows.

Overall, Green Fell Plantation offers a captivating blend of natural beauty and recreational opportunities. Whether it is a leisurely stroll through the woods or a family picnic amidst the enchanting surroundings, this woodland gem is a must-visit destination for nature lovers in Yorkshire.

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Images are sourced within 2km of 54.501485/-2.0054949 or Grid Reference NY9911. Thanks to Geograph Open Source API. All images are credited.

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Green Fell Plantation is located at Grid Ref: NY9911 (Lat: 54.501485, Lng: -2.0054949)

Division: North Riding

Unitary Authority: County Durham

Police Authority: Durham

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