Kittys Orchard Wild Meadow b (Julie Smith)

Book Tickets Online

About

Kitty's Orchard contains a tranquil woodland and flower-rich meadow. It's a hidden gem tucked away in the heart of Monmouthshire near Usk. You'll find bluebells and ground ivy in the woodland, and a floral feast in the meadow; a perfect spot for summer picnics.

It is thought the name of the orchard comes from a horse that was once stabled here in the 19th century. Discover more about the flora, fauna and history of Kitty's Orchard on the Gwent Wildlife Trust page (who manage the site).

Book Tickets

Related

springdale farm april 2021 (hugh gregory) (1)Springdale Farm Nature Reserve, UskSpringdale Farm is a working farm and nature reserve whose tenants use traditional wildlife-friendly farming practices

Priory Wood -  (Lowri Watkins)Priory Wood SSSI, UskThis stunning ancient woodland offers peace and tranquillity and a wealth of wildlife.

Croes Robert Wood Nature Reserve (Lowri Watkins)Croes Robert Wood, MonmouthLike something out of a fairy-tale, this stunning ancient woodland is a tranquil place to stroll among the woodland wildflowers whilst listening to the birds singing in the trees.

Facilities

Booking & Payment Details

  • Free Entry

Parking

  • Free Parking

Property Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted - On a lead.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From Usk town centre, follow the A472 west. Just before you leave the village, take the turning to the left signposted ‘Gwehelog’. Follow this road for about 4 km until you reach a crossroads. Go straight on and very soon after the crossroads you’ll see the wooden gate of the reserve entrance on the right-hand side, opposite the turning to Walks Mill Cyder Farm.

There is parking for one car by the reserve entrance.

Kitty's Orchard Nature Reserve

Type:Nature Reserve

Gwehelog, Usk, Monmouthshire, NP15 1EB
Close window

Call direct on:

Tel01600 740600

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)

What's Nearby

  1. Raglan farm park is open whatever the weather.

    1.55 miles away
  2. This diminutive Grade I listed church dates from the 13th century, and is said to house…

    1.96 miles away
  3. Welcome to Gallery at Home, a new contemporary art gallery in a little town called Usk.

    2.36 miles away
  4. Ancient church in an almost circular churchyard, with a 15th century rood beam and loft,…

    2.45 miles away
  1. Raglan Castle is an impressive fifteenth-century castle built by Sir William ap Thomas…

    2.46 miles away
  2. Coed y Bwnydd is the largest and possibly best-preserved Iron Age hill fort in…

    2.53 miles away
  3. The Dell Vineyard is a small, family-run vineyard near Raglan selling award-winning wine.

    2.56 miles away
  4. Usk Castle nestles on a promontory overlooking the lovely town of Usk, hidden from sight…

    2.62 miles away
  5. Gin distillery in the heart of Usk, Monmouthshire founded by Christos Kyriakidis.

    2.75 miles away
  6. An independent museum crammed with reminders of Monmouthshire’s rural heritage.

    2.92 miles away
  7. This stunning ancient woodland offers peace and tranquillity and a wealth of wildlife.

    3.19 miles away
  8. Located in the heart of the Monmouthshire countryside, Court Robert Arts sell garden…

    3.22 miles away
  9. Grade I listed church with one of the finest medieval screens in South Wales and dazzling…

    3.22 miles away
  10. Established in 2001, Craft Renaissance is a collective of independent businesses based in…

    3.25 miles away
  11. Springdale Farm is a working farm and nature reserve whose tenants use traditional…

    3.42 miles away
  12. A wood set in the rolling Welsh countryside and surrounded by a wider landscape of small…

    3.58 miles away
Previous Next

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

  • Cymru Wales Logo
  • Site Logo
  • Monlife Logo
  • Monmouthshire Logo