Walk or cycle through heathland and forest by Morden Bog National Nature Reserve, one of the largest valley mire habitats in England.
There are picnic benches and a signposted walk. Cyclists are welcome on 2 metre or wider tracks. Horse riders by permit only. The Sika Cycle Trail, a 7 mile family trail is accessed from the car park or via the Northport Greenway.
The Northport Greenway provides a safe and pleasant walking and cycling route into the Forest from Wareham Quay via Wareham Train Station.
There is bike hire at Wareham Train Station.
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Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.
Map & Directions
Public Transport Directions
ARRIVING BY TRAIN: The nearest railway station is at Wareham (on the London Waterloo to Weymouth line). It is a half mile walk or cycle along the Northport Greenway into the Forest. You can take your bike on the train or hire one at the Railway Station.
ARRIVING BY BUS: Wareham Railway Station bus stop
From Bournemouth take the M1 or M2 to Poole. Transfer to number 40 or X54.
From Poole take the number 40 or X54.
From Swanage take the number 40.
From Weymouth take the number X54.
It is a half mile walk or cycle along the Northport Greenway into the Forest. You can hire a bike at the Railway Station.
JOURNEY PLANNING: To plan your journey contact Traveline on 0871 200 2233 or visit their website: www.travelinesw.com to look up bus timetables.
- Free Entry
- Forest Location
- In countryside
- Outdoor Attraction
Parking & Transport
- On site parking - for cars. No charge.
- Picnic Site
- Dogs Accepted - Dogs to be kept on a short lead in some areas of the forest during bird nesting season (February to August).
- Open all year