SK4263 : Five Pits Trail

taken 11 years ago, near to Hardstoft, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Five Pits Trail
Five Pits Trail
The photograph shows the most northerly entrance into the Locko Plantation from the Five Pits Trail. Off the right of the picture is the SK4263 : Entrance to a Footpath that leads a diversion of the trail through a small copse.

The Locko Plantation is a ‘mixed woodland of mainly Lodgepole Pine, Larch, Sweet Chestnut and Oak. It is home to a variety of woodland birds. These include Goldcrest, Siskin, Linnet, Sparrowhawk and occasionally, Long-eared Owl.
‘Woodland management has been taking place in the plantation since 1998, when the woodland was opened up to the public.’
[Quoted text from an information board near one of the entrances to the woodland.]

For a more northerly (ahead) photograph of the trail, click here SK4263 : Five Pits Trail.
For a more southerly (behind the viewpoint) photograph of the trail, click here SK4263 : Five Pits Trail.

See also this photograph by Tony Hawes, SK4263 : new pine wood entrance.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 14 February, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 16 February, 2007
Category
Plantation   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 427 632 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:9.8691N 1:21.7575W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 427 631
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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