About the park
Woodgate Valley Country Park is a 450 acre area of countryside in the centre of Bartley Green and Quinton. There are many mixed, mature hedgerows, meadows, woodland, and small ponds. The Bournbrook runs through the park.
Over 250 species of plants have been found at Woodgate Valley, the damp meadow areas being especially rich and producing wonderful displays of wild flowers in spring and summer. The meadows also attract many kinds of butterflies and over 90 species of birds have been recorded in the park.
The park is designated as a country park and a Local Nature Reserve.
There is a Visitor Centre in the park which is open daily:
- 9:30am to 6pm, mid-March to mid-September
- 9:30am to 4:30pm, mid-September to mid-March