Where to go in Epping Forest
There are four Forest centres to visit in Epping Forest, which are great starting points when exploring the Forest - with maps, leaflets, history, helpful staff and more.
For more information on each centre, including opening hours, what's on and travel directions, please see:
Please note that Queen Elizabeth's Hunting Lodge and The View will now be closed on Mondays.
For more things to do, see our Events page. And for more places in the Forest to discover, you can explore our Where To Go pages!
Forest Centres closure dates
Our centres sometimes close for events and staff training. Before visiting, please make sure we're not closed by checking the Forest Centre pages linked above.
See our Epping Forest Map (290 KB)
View a Google Map
Plan your trip with TfL Journey Planner
Bike: view TfL Local Cycling Guides 2, 4, 5 and 14 for quiet routes.
Central Line: Leytonstone, Wanstead, Redbridge, Snaresbrook, South Woodford, Woodford, Roding Valley, Buckhurst Hill, Loughton, Debden, Theydon Bois, Epping.
Wanstead Park, Leytonstone High Road, Highams Park, Chingford.
Bus: W12, W13, W14, W15, W19, 20, 58, 97, 101, 104, 123, 145, 167, 179, 212, 275, 308, 330, 313, 357, 444.
Get in touch with Epping Forest
For more information, please contact us or follow us on Twitter.
Have you lost or found something in the Forest? All lost property is kept at The View. Visit our contact us page for more information on our lost property procedures.