Sleet Moor Wood and Colliery Plantation

Silver Birch trees A mixed species woodland planted during the reclamation of Swanwick Colliery and an older plantation on former spoil heaps.
Sleetmoor Wood is a 13.5 hectare mixed species woodland planted after the landscaping of the spoil heaps of the former Swanwick Colliery and completed in 1981.

Colliery Plantation, 3.5 hectares, includes parts of an old woodland near the A38 with a line of old oak trees and earlier planting on former colliery spoil heaps adjacent to Wimsey Way.

Facilities available

  • FootpathNo
  • Bridleway/Horse riding trailYes
  • Picnic areaNo
  • Woodland with public accessYes
  • Wildlife areaNo
  • MuseumNo
  • Light refreshmentsNo
  • ParkingNo
  • ToiletsNo
  • Easy access for allNo
  • On-site informationNo
  • Camping/Caravan siteNo
  • Children's play areaNo
  • GardensNo
  • Nature trailNo
  • Events areaNo
  • Cycle pathNo

Contact details

Call Derbyshire 08 456 058 058