Childwall Woods

The 39 acre woodland is a designated Local Nature Reserve in the south east suburbs of Liverpool, with views overlooking the Lancashire and Cheshire plain.

Opening hours

Open all year round.

Access to the woods is via Childwall Park Avenue, Childwall Abbey Road and Woolton Road. 


  • Trees and woodland

    Nature trails

    Take your children on a nature trail and explore the environment, including the Bluebell, marsh orchids and buttercups over the grasslands.

  • Fox

    Animal habitats

    Bats, grey squirrels, voles and foxes inhabit the area.

  • Bird on branch

    Bird watching

    Keep your eyes peeled for Kestrels, Sparrowhawks, Woodpeckers and Herons.

  • Lawnmower

    Friends Group

    Parks Friends Groups actively contribute to the upkeep of parks and activities.

Park events

Find out about all park events from the main Google calendar