Epping Forest is London’s largest open space, at approximately 6,000 acres. The forest stretches 12 miles from Manor Park in east London to just north of Epping in Essex.
The forest, which is of national and international conservation importance, with two thirds designated a Site of Special Scientific Interest and a Special Area of Conservation, provides a great visitor destination. Whether you wish to escape the urban sprawl and simply unwind, or if you want to take part in a sporting activity such as jogging, horse riding or cycling, Epping Forest has something for everyone.
There are numerous events and activities which take place across the Forest and there four Forest Centres to visit:
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