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Epping IG10 4RW, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm fortunate enough to live in Epping from where it's easy to get into the wooded forest land within minutes. However, visitors to the area can approach in a number of ways. On the Underground you can walk into the forest from Leytonstone, Snaresbrook, South...More

Thank Robin D
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely if you live here. Lovely if you don't. Great place to walk and to.stay cool. Lots of paths to walk on or you can go.it alone and explore. Take 's bottle of water and snacks if it's to be a long one but don't...More

Thank Rachel P
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

In the persistently hot Summer of 18, just on the edge of NE London, Epping Forest is waiting for you. You don't have to go as far as Epping, join it at Walthamstow, Highams Park, Chingford and Woodford all on train lines. Great for children,...More

Thank outwitthefairies
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Been walking in this forest for the past 25 years and really loving it. Went there recently with my adult kids who still love climbing the trees there. Plenty of parking and many routes. If you go to high beach for coffee and tea and...More

1  Thank Martha S
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Wonderful forest for a walk. Tea hut at high beech and the bikers tea hut great places for a cuppa and a piece of cake. Highlights include the Queen Elizabeth Hunting Lodge, Conault Waters and High Beech.

Thank Dawn F
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

A great place for walks. I love the the forest sounds. So relaxing. We have been going there for walks for many years. We really appreciate this gem of a place so close to us.

Thank journeyperson
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Epping Forest is a great place to visit for the day or you can even stay in the Campsite at Debden which is nice with plenty of facilities and things to do. Epping Forest itself offers lots to do be it walking in the woods...More

Thank H1nksy
Reviewed 22 April 2018

There is plenty of space to cycle, walk, run, walk your dog, enjoy the flora and fauna and escape the hustle and bustle of the city. It is also so vast that it will take a few visits to get to know each corner.

1  Thank wildhorse07
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

It’s quite exhilarating zipping through the trails on a mountain bike. At the top, don’t forget if you go down you’ve got to ride back up ;). There are two snack bars at the top, so a treat can be your reward. Great fun for...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 13 April 2018

It was good to visit although the Visitor's Centre was closed. You could hear the noise of the traffic in the woods.

1  Thank 303grantg
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Response from Martha S | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are many dogs. For some reason I thought I answered this question. There are horses so careful at some path not to scare the horses.
11 April 2018|
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Response from faerie | Reviewed this property |
I'm not in my 20's , so I'm not sure. I used to walk in the forest alone from about 12years old. Some dogs worry me when they are off the lead, I don't have a dog. I've never been scared of another human in the forest. I... More