Tilgate Forest Local Nature Reserve
The Local Nature Reserve lies at the northeast corner of the golf course and comprises blocks of conifer and broad-leaved woodland plantation, together with an area of heathland and acid grassland underneath the line of pylons.
- Scot’s pine
- Red oak
- Common lizards
- Blue tits
- Long-tailed tits
- Wood ants
Things to do
Combine your visit with a circular walk around Furnace Green.
Help to manage this site, become a volunteer with Gatwick GreenSpace Partnership.
How to get here
This site can be accessed from Tilgate Golf Course, from Maidenbower via the pedestrian rail bridge, and from Furnace Green via Rosamund Road.
Ordnance Survey grid reference: TQ 287353
Nearest bus stop: Furnace Parade, numbers 2, 272 and 273. Matthews Drive, route 100.
Neighbourhood: Furnace Green