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Churchmoor Copse

Churchmoor Copse is a popular site with dog walkers and children, as it is one of the few green open spaces in the immediate neighbourhood of Colehill.

Nearest Town Colehill
Look out for Woodland birds including great spotted woodpecker, bullfinch, nuthatch, goldcrest, jackdaw
Habitats Mature Oak and Birch woodland with a dense holly and bramble understorey
Site designations

Local Nature Reserve

Nearest bus stop Middlehill Road, Wilts and Dorset bus route
Nearest train station Poole (6.5 miles)
Grid reference SU033004
Size 2 hectares
Parking Parking is available in the Scout and Guide Headquarters car park off Cutlers Place.
Accessibility Unsurfaced paths
Facilities Dog bins at main entrances
Owner East Dorset District Council
Managed by Christchurch and East Dorset Countryside Team
How to get there

From Wimborne, follow the B3073 (Leigh Road) out of Wimborne, heading east towards Canford Bottom. Turn left onto Hayes Lane at the Texaco Garage, go over a bridge, turn left onto Jessopp Road and immediately left again onto Cutlers Place. Follow the road round until you see the Scout Hut car park off a cul-de-sac to your right.

From Colehill, follow Middlehill Road heading east towards Canford Bottom. Turn right onto Cutlers Place (signposted St Catherine's and Hayeswood schools), follow the road round past the schools until you see the Scout Hut car park off a cul-de-sac to your left.

Christchurch & East Dorset Landscape & Countryside Team

Name: Christchurch & East Dorset Landscape & Countryside Team
Email: countryside@christchurchandeastdorset.gov.uk
Tel: 01202 795684
Full details for Christchurch & East Dorset Landscape & Countryside Team

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