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Wincobank Hill

  • Sheffield
  • Outdoor
  • All Ages
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Attraction Information

Wincobank Hill offers superb views over Sheffield and is made up of a mixture of heathland, woodland and open ground so there is plenty of space for the kids to run about and ramble.

An Iron Age hill fort, consisting of a rampart and ditch, occupies a commanding position on the hilltop and many other historic features have also been found in the woodland, such as the remains of a Roman Ridge.

There is ancient coppice woodland on the western slopes of the hill, called Wincobank Wood. This woodland is full of interesting birds to spot, such as Willow Warblers, Blackcaps and Song Thrushes. Birdwatchers bring your binoculars!

There are some free downloadable guides online that provide loads of interesting information about the woodland, hill and the fort. The visitor guide is pretty comprehensive, plus there are two rambler trails available too. There is also an education pack, designed especially for kids, packed full of details about the whole area.

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Opening hours

Open all year during daylight hours.

Pricing

Free to visit!

Travel & Contact Information

Address

Lower Don Valley, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S9 1AL, England

Phone number

0114 2500500

Map

Website

Click here to visit Wincobank Hill's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Wincobank Hill has not told us about their parking.

No, there are no toilets available.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Wincobank Hill has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Wincobank Hill has not told us about their dining options.

No, Wincobank Hill is not wheelchair friendly.

No, Wincobank Hill have stated they are not pushchair friendly.

Wincobank Hill has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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