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Avon Heath Country Park

Avon Heath Country Park is great for families and is very accessible for all abilities and interests.

The park is Dorset County Council's hidden treasure in the east of Dorset and it received a Green Flag Award in 2016. It boasts 580 acres of internationally important heathland and is home to unique and rare wildlife. Enjoy a visit by exploring one of the miles of way marked tracks, Heathland Discovery Centre, Café and play area or simply have a picnic.

Visiting Avon Heath

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The park comprises of North Park, South Park and Matchams View.

Park facilities

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Avon Heath is well equipped with facilities to ensure a great day out.

What to see and do

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Discover more about the Park and ways to enjoy your visit.


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Enhance your visit and join in the fun by taking part in one of the park's events.

Get involved

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There are lots of ways to get involved at the Park and in the surrounding countryside.

Contact us

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Contact details for the Avon Heath Country Park team.
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