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Upton Wood

Pony Drive
BH16 5SR

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Upton Wood

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Free AdmissionFree

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From the west: take the A35 towards Poole and follow the brown tourist signs for Upton Country Park (turn left off the A35 onto a slip-road). Pass the entrance to the Country Park (on your left) and at the junction turn left towards Upton Town Centre. Take the first turning on your right into Pony Drive. The Wood entrance is on your right.

From the east: Follow the A35 towards Dorchester and Blandford. After the Holes Bay North roundabout on the outskirts of Poole (boat on the roundabout) take the next slip-road exit following signs for Upton Country Park. At the roundabout turn right under the flyover and left towards Upton Town Centre. Follow the road around to the right and take the first right into Pony Drive. The Wood entrance is on your right.

Public Transport Directions

BY BUS: There is a bus stop adjacent to the Wood called 'Upton Country Park stop'. Bus numbers 8, 9, 10 and 40 all call at this stop.

BY TRAIN: The nearest railway station is at Hamworthy - 2 miles away. There is no bus connection from the Railway Station.

JOURNEY PLANNING: Contact Traveline on 0871 200 2233 or visit their website: to plan your journey and look up bus timetables.


Event Facilities

  • Free Entry

Key Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Outdoor Attraction


  • Accessible to Wheelchair Users
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors - Parking on Pony Drive
  • Ramp/Level Access - Level access at main entrances for wheelchairs and mobility scooters.

Parking & Transport

  • On Bus Route
  • Parking (free) - on Pony Drive

Establishment Features

  • Dogs Accepted
  • Open all year

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