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Green Flag Award

Romford Road, Aveley, South Ockendon, Essex, RM15 4XJ

tel: 01708 865628

Woodland, open grassland and lakes suitable for walking, picnics and fishing. Visitor Centre with refreshments on site. Guided tours by arrangement.

 

East Mersea, Colchester, Essex, CO5 8UE

tel: 01206 383868

Cudmore Grove offers visitors a trip to the seaside with a difference at the eastern tip of Mersea Island. The park includes a sandy beach and open grassland, perfect for picnics and great views.

 

Woodhill Road, Danbury, Essex, CM3 4AW

tel: 01245 222350

 

Green Flag Award

Great Notley Country Park, Great Notley, Essex, CM77 7FS

tel: 03330 132900 

Great Notley Country Park covers some 100 acres of open space, which is managed for the benefit of wildlife and the community.

 

Marsh Farm Road, South Woodham Ferrers, CM3 5WP

tel: 01245 222350

A 300-acre country park adjacent to the River Crouch that offers scenic grazing marsh and sea wall walks.

 

Green Flag Award

The Avenue, Brentwood, Essex, CM13 3RZ

tel: 01277 211250

Thorndon Country Park has 500 acres of tranquil woodlands and open park space perfect for exploring the great outdoors. It's also home to the famous Gruffalo Trail.

 

Weald Road, South Weald, Essex, CM14 5QS

tel: 01277 261343 

Enjoy over 500 acres of woodland, lakes, meadows, open grassland and spectacular views at Weald Country Park. The park is famous for its wildlife, including fallow deer, cattle, herons, mallard ducks and other water birds.

 

Waldegraves Holiday Park, Waldegraves Lane, West Mersea, Colchester, Essex, CO5 8SE

tel: 01206 382898

10 bay covered Driving Range for all weather practice - open to everyone. This undercover floodlit facility provides an ideal location all year round for anyone wishing to improve their game.

 

Waldegraves Holiday Park, Waldegraves Lane, West Mersea, Colchester, Essex, CO5 8SE

tel: 01206 382898

 

Myddelton House, Bulls Cross, Enfield, Middlesex, EN2 9HG

tel: 03000 030 610

The award-winning Lee Valley Regional Park stretches an incredible 26 miles along the leafy banks of the River Lee, from Ware in Hertfordshire, through Essex, to the Thames at East India Dock Basin.

 

Station Road, Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire, EN9 1AB

tel: 03000 030 616 

Enjoy an unforgettable day of adrenalin pumping white water rafting as you take on the wild rapids international athletes will face in the London 2012 Games! Open in spring 2011, this impressive venue is the best of its type in the world.

 

Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Hanningfield Reservoir, The Fishing Lodge, Giffords Lane, South Hanningfield, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 8HX

tel: 0345 1550236

Hanningfield Reservoir Trout Fishery is one of the premier trout fisheries in the Uk providing some of the best trout fishing by bank or boat. For further details please ring 0345 1550236

 

The Warren Golf & Country Club, Woodham Walter, Nr Maldon, Essex, CM9 6RW

tel: 01245 223258

The Estate boasts superb golf courses, a welcoming clubhouse, beautiful barn style wedding venue, luxury lodge accommodation and Health Club.

 

Five Lakes Resort, Colchester Road, Tolleshunt Knights, Maldon, Essex, CM9 8HX

tel: 01621 862426

Five Lakes Resort is home to two of the best golf courses in Essex. The tees and greens are meticulously maintained, and present a challenge to golfers both novice and experienced.

 

Pryors Farm, Patch Park, Abridge, Essex, RM4 1AA

tel: 01708 688517

Mayhem Paintball, established in 1987, has 14 different playing areas ranging from the Urban with cars and hay barns, to Aeroplane Wood with a huge crashed passenger aircraft, to Tank Convoy with a T-34 Battle Tank, and 2 Saracen APCs.

 

Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Nuclear Wild Forest Activity Centre, Parsonage Farm, Ongar Road, Kelvedon Hatch, Brentwood, Essex, CM15 0LA

tel: 07970 739037

Outdoor activity centre.

 

Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Eastgates, Colchester, Essex, CO1 2TJ

tel: 01206 868868

Rollerworld is Europes finest Roller Rink, with a 50m x 25m solid maple floor, fantastic new sound and light show. Everyone can have a go at skating and if you don’t fancy that we have Quasar, laser gun fun in our specially made arena.

 

Keepers Lane, Leavenheath, Colchester, Essex, CO6 4PZ

tel: 01206 265835

The 4-star award-winning Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa is situated in 300 acres of rolling countryside, in a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).