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Epping Forest

Introduction

Epping Forest is all that remains of the once extensive Forest of Essex that became the Royal Forest of Waltham, and is now a tenth of its size in 1641.

Visitor Access, Directions & Contacts

Access contact details

Opening is unrestricted.

Directions

Tube: Snaresbrook. Rail: Wood Street Walthamstow; Chingford

Owners

City of London Corporation

Features & Designations

Designations

  • Site of Nature Conservation Importance

  • Site of Special Scientific Interest

Key Information

Type

Managed Woodland

Purpose

Public Park

Principal Building

Parks, Gardens And Urban Spaces

Survival

Extant

Hectares

403

Open to the public

Yes

References

Contributors

  • London Parks and Gardens Trust