Fairmead is a sprawling grassland between Chingford and High Beach, perfect for family outings and fun activities and with lots of varied wildlife
Things to do in Fairmead
- Explore the area on foot, by bike, on horse-back or with your dog
- Pick up our Willow Trail to head towards Connaught Water
- Pack a picnic and enjoy lunch in the open air
- Visit our cows who often graze here in summer - see where our cows are on our grazing page
Explore the length and breadth of Epping Forest with our official map, showing paths, trails, car parks, train stations, things to do, toilets and everything else you need to plan your day out.
Follow a path around Fairmead and Connaught Water between Chingford and Loughton
Parking and travel info
Fairmead is a 2.4km (1.5 mile) walk from both Chingford station on the London Overground line and Loughton station on the Central line.
The 97, 179, 212, 313, 379, 385, 397, 444 and N26 buses all serve Chingford station, which is a 2.4km (1.5 mile) walk away.
Parking is available at these car parks:
|Car park name||Nearest postcode||what3words address|
|Lincolns Lane||IG10 4EA||///cover.milky.spout|
|Fairmead Oak||IG10 4HR||///lend.store.link|