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Opening status: Open
Our COVID-19 measures:
We will be using an online reservation system for families to book 1hr time slots for exclusive use of our outdoor pool. All furniture around the pool has been removed and hand sanitiser is available at the entrance to the pool area. The showers in are existing shower/toilet block will remain closed and a separate shower trailer with 5 individual shower cubicles will be on site instead. The shower doors will remain open when not in use.

From the establishment

Camping, touring and luxury log cabin retreat set in 8.5 acres of mature woodland. 

Alpine Grove Woodland Park
Forton, Chard, SOMERSET, TA20 4HD
Phone : 01460 65079

About The area

Discover Somerset

Somerset means ‘summer pastures’ – appropriate given that so much of this county remains rural and unspoiled. Ever popular areas to visit are the limestone and red sandstone Mendip Hills rising to over 1,000 feet, and by complete contrast, to the south and southwest, the flat landscape of the Somerset Levels. Descend to the Somerset Levels, an evocative lowland landscape that was the setting for the Battle of Sedgemoor in 1685. In the depths of winter this is a desolate place and famously prone to extensive flooding. There is also a palpable sense of the distant past among these fields and scattered communities. It is claimed that Alfred the Great retreated here after his defeat by the Danes.

Away from the flat country are the Quantocks, once the haunt of poets Samuel Taylor Coleridge and William Wordsworth. The Quantocks are noted for their gentle slopes, heather-covered moorland expanses and red deer. From the summit, the Bristol Channel is visible where it meets the Severn Estuary. So much of this hilly landscape has a timeless quality about it and large areas have hardly changed since Coleridge and Wordsworth’s day.

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