Woofing woods - what is it about?

Woofing Woods is a secure private woodland that available for you to hire privately to enjoy a stress free walk with your dog(s).

The location of the woods are just outside of Bramhope, if you enter Woofing Woods into Google or Apple maps, it will bring you to the gate. 

Woofing woods is 4.57Acres (18,494sq meter - two and half premier league football grounds) Meaning we are not only the ONLY woodland dog park in West Yorkshire, but also the LARGEST.

You get the entire woodland for your sole use during your booking time. The woods are entirely fenced in with deer fencing at 6ft high.

When you arrive you park inside the woods, lock yourself inside so you have a safe secure area to unload and load your dogs away from the road.

There is also a half acre 6ft penned area within the woods which is included in your booking time. Should you want a smaller area to practice training.

There are training lines hung up in the penned area which are free to use should you need. Please make sure you're in control of your dog(s) during your visit.

Woofing Woods is a perfect space to enjoy time with your dog, whether they are nervous, scared of cyclist/joggers etc. Its just total peace of mind, just knowing you have that time frame all to yourselves.

Please make sure you read our T&Cs prior to booking, booking at payment is our confirmation you have read and agreed to these terms.

Terms & Conditions

  • Arrival procedure - you will be sent directions of the woodlands with booking reminder the evening before. when you arrive there is a combination lock (you will receive this number in your reminder email)  If you open the gate in to the woods, drive in and park inside the woodland and lock your self in. There are cameras on the entrance to monitor times and keep everyone safe.

  • Please don't arrive until 5 mins before your booking,there is space to wait outside the gate or alternatively there is a lay by down the road. Please respect the booking before you and don't enter the woods until they have left.

  • Departure procedure - please make sure you leave on time of the end your booking. CCTV is monitoring the entrance to ensure everyone arrives and leaves on time. Use the last five minutes of your booking to get you dog(s) loaded back up so you leave on time.

  • Your time slot is just for you. No one else will be using the space in that time frame. It is your responsibility to arrive on time. If you are late on arriving, you will still need to leave at the end of your time booked as there will be another appointment straight after you.

  • No Climbing on the equipment, walls or trees, this is a woodland so be aware of roots sticking up - We are not liable for any trips/falls .

  • Please do not move any of the equipment.

  • Dogs must be upto date with their vaccinations/titre tests, flea and worming treatments.

  • If your dog(s) is unwell or shows signs of Kennel Cough, please get in touch to reschedule your booking.

  • Please pick up any dog poo and dispose of in the bins provided - please take your own rubbish home with you.

  • No BBQs or Fires, if we spot this happening you will be asked to leave immediately.

  • No Smoking and No glass bottles

  • Do not put any rope swings up etc or damage the trees

  • The limit of dog numbers is 8, should you want to bring more please get in touch to discuss. 

  • Off lead exercise in the woodland is at your own risk. We have a 6ft fence surrounding the woods, you must be in control of your dog at all times. Training lines are free to use should you need too. (They are hung up in the penned area).

  • Security - Cameras are up in place for your safety. If anyone is spotted misusing the woodland or not abiding to the guidelines in place you will not be welcome to use them again.


  • Vehicles are left at your own risk, any damage to them Woofing Woodland is not held liable.

  • Payment is to be paid online. Payment secures your booking and means you have read and agree to these rules

  • Cancellations & Refunds - We do not offer refunds, we will happily rearrange your booking once to another date/time aslong as more then 24 hours notice if given.

  • Admin office hours are Mon - Fri 9-5 and Sat 9-12 any calls or emails outside these times will be handled as soon as possible.

  • Bookings are by vehicle numbers, max number of three cars per booking. We don't allow walk ins during your booking so please make sure your entire party is aware of our Ts&Cs

  • COVID19 - anyone showing symptoms, tested positive or self isolating please do not attend the woodlands. There is hand sanitiser on the gate post as you enter

  • This is for Private hire only, No Professional dog walkers.

  • Professional Dog Trainers are required to get in touch before booking