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image for Town Trail item typeSelf Guided Easter trail at High Woods Country Park

  • Green Flag Award
  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Children's Activity, Sat 31 Mar - Mon 2 Apr 2018, £1


Easter Trail

Easter Trail

Easter Trail


High Woods Visitor Centre

01206 853588


Visitor Centre,
Turner Road,


Pick up a map from the Visitor Centre and follow our fun Easter trail. There may be a sweet treat at the end! Drop in anytime from 11am- 3pm

Baby changing facilitiesDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsWheelchairs availableAccepts groups

Children welcome

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 31 Mar - Mon 2 Apr 2018 11:00 to 15:00


Pick Up a map for £1.00 at the High Woods Visitor Centre

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 31 Mar - Mon 2 Apr Self Guided Easter trail
Wed 4 Apr Easter Roll Over
Sat 7 Apr Easter Sowing
Wed 11 Apr Bird Feeders
Sun 15 Apr Pole Lathe Taster Day
Sat 5 May A Jane's Cycle



Plan route to High Woods Country Park using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: TL 997271  Lat: 51.90660 Long: 0.90476

By Road:
Come out of the train station and take the second exit on the roundabout, Bruff Close. Follow this road to the end where it meets Northern Approach Road (A134) Cross over the A134 and turn right into Turner Road. Continue along Turner Road and High Woods Country Park is the fifth turning on your right.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Colchester North station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesBaby changing facilities


  • YesEntrance is well lit


  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesClear signage
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system