Jerusalem Farm and Wade Wood include 13 hectares of nature reserve, which the Calderdale Way passes by.
There are paths you can use in the woodland. Please note: Access to the woods from the car park is by a steep grass track.
The campsite is near Booth village, just north of Luddenden.
What to see
Wade Wood and the landscape around it, is home to a variety of woodland birds, such as:
- Tree Creepers;
- and Woodpeckers.
Quiet visitors may also catch a sight of deer!
The site has a wide variety of woodland fungi in the autumn months.
It is known for midges on summer evenings, so do not forget the midge repellent!
For more information, see: Volunteering with Countryside Services .
Local schools often use Jerusalem Farm as an outdoor classroom. The Council's Countryside team runs environment education workshops.
For more about these workshops, see: Environmental education: Jerusalem Farm Workshops .
Campsite and holiday cottage
Jerusalem Farm offers a campsite with pitches for around 30 tents. It also has an holiday cottage that can sleep up to 6 people.
For more about the campsite and cottage, see: Staying at Jerusalem Farm .
Jerusalem Farm facilities and opening hours
- Car park - closed at dusk (closing times vary throughout the year, see signs on site).
- Toilets - open everyday (may be closed in cold weather).
- Campsite - open from April to September. For more information, visit: Jerusalem Farm Campsite, Halifax .