High Camer Wood
High Camer Wood Forest Notices
COVID-19 has changed lots of things we do. And as we re-open the majority of our facilities and welcome more of you back in Phase 3, we need your help to do it safely. Please check what’s open before you travel; enjoy your visit safely by following NHS and Scottish Government guidance; take your litter home with you; and follow the Scottish Outdoor Access Code.
At this location:
- The car park is open and normal charges (if any) now apply.
An ancient semi-natural woodland, home to wildflowers and many birds
This ancient semi-natural woodland is a feast for the senses in spring, with a good show of bluebells, honeysuckle and wood sorrel. Come back in autumn for a different display…
The wood is alive with birds: you might spot wood warbler, pied flycatcher, redstart, redpoll or tawny owl.
There are no waymarked trails here: you are welcome to explore the forest as you wish.
Facilities & access
You’ll find public toilets and places to eat in Newton Stewart.
From Newton Stewart, take the minor public road through Minnigaff towards Glentrool Visitor. High Camer Wood is about 5 ½ miles (8.5 km) along this road at grid reference NX 366 732.
Nearest postcode: DG8 6SR
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