Hill Holt Wood - Following guidance from the Government, Hill Holt Wood remains closed to the public until further notice. This includes closure of our Hive Café. We will continue to serve our community as best we can during the pandemic but do not want to risk anyone becoming unwell. Thank you for your continued support, we will update you when these circumstances change.

Norton Big Wood - This site is now open 7 days per week to the public, using our pedestrian entrance ONLY.


Please follow the link below for more information on COVID-19 and how to protect yourselves and others

Your Woodland Community

Current Events

A-Maze In Nature
Now - December 2020

Mondays & Thursdays : 11am - 2pm


Hill Holt Health are proud to announce the grand opening of the 'A-Maze In Nature' project. Running from March - December 2020, situated in our ancient woodland site at Norton Big Wood, we will be constructing a Labyrinth incorporating Woodland Furniture and a wealth of flora and fauna into the design. See our poster (right) for more info

Get Involved:

If you would like to learn more about the project or you're looking to participate, please get in touch by emailing or alternatively call us on 01636 892 836. Whether it's for 1 day or 30 weeks, we would love to have you involved! You can also follow our blog for weekly updates by clicking the link below

A-Maze In Nature Poster - Mondays and Th
Build Your Skils Poster - February.jpg

Build Your Skills

Starting 2nd February 2021

Tuesdays & Wednesdays : 11am - 2pm


Commencing 2nd February 2021, Hill Holt Wood are inviting participants to engage in our 'Build Your Skills' project. Spread over an 8 week period, our project aims to deliver accredited sustainable construction skills to aid people and our planet. Participants will gain hands-on experience in natural building techniques (including yet not exclusive to) Nordic Log Cabin building, timber framing and sustainable landscaping, alongside completing accredited courses in Straw Bale Building and Reciprocal Framing.

Follow the link below to see recent updates from our blog, documenting the weekly activities of our first ‘Build Your Skills’ construction course.

Get Involved:

If you would like to learn more about the project or you're looking to participate, please follow the link below for more details or get in touch by emailing or alternatively call us on 01636 892 836

Latest News

"Hill Holt Wood brings people from all walks of life together. At the heart of this community is a shared appreciation for the beauty of nature"

Funded Project

Our Bright Future

Growing Up Green is part of Our Bright Future, a £33 million programme funded by the National Lottery Community Fund and run by a consortium of eight organisations which is led by The Wildlife Trusts. Our Bright Future aims to tackle three big challenges facing society today – a lack of social cohesion, a lack of opportunities for young people and vulnerability to climate change.

Partnership Working

Countryside NK

On April 1st 2018 we launched COUNTRYSIDE NK, our 10-year partnership with North Kesteven District Council to improve the local area for all to enjoy. We are maintaining clean, green and safe access to the network of walks and other areas to promote active lifestyles.

Click below to find out more and take a look at our complete set of walks.

Hill Holt Wood

Come and see what's going on at your local woodland, we are open to the public every day. Hill Holt Wood is located just off the south-bound A46 dual-carriageway between Lincoln and Newark.


Phone: 01636 892 836

Registered Charity: 1119915

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