High Woods Country Park view of lake.

Book Tickets Online

About

A fantastic place to walk, cycle, play and relax. High Woods Country Park is one of Colchester's beauty spots, providing habitats for thousands of different birds and mammals,

Waymarked paths lead you trhough woodland, wildflower meadows and fields. You can also download the free High Woods Nature Trail App, a 1 mile natutre trail and wildlife quiz.

With 3 different play areas and a fishing lake there is plenty to keep you entertained. Picnic sites are located around the Visitor Centre or pick up a hot drink and light snack from the Visitor Centre for a well earned refreshment break.

For more information on visiting Colchester go to www.visitcolchester.com 

 

 

 

Book Tickets

Highwoods Country Park

Type:Country Park

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 238 reviews238 reviews
Close window

Call direct on:

Tel01206 853588

What's Nearby

  1. The jewel in Colchester’s crown - an award-winning oasis of horticultural splendour…

    0.96 miles away
  2. Colchester's Roman Wall is the oldest and longest surviving town wall in Britain.

    1.04 miles away
  3. Discover the foundations of the Roman Theatre, located in Colchester town centre.

    1.11 miles away
  4. Colchester Castle is the largest Norman Keep in Europe. Constructed on the foundations of…

    1.12 miles away
  1. Three centuries of fascinating toys, costume, clocks and decorative arts displayed in an…

    1.14 miles away
  2. Get up close to nature as you discover an interesting perspective on the local natural…

    1.18 miles away
  3. This attractive area was home to Flemish Protestant refugees in the 16th Century.

    1.21 miles away
  4. Firstsite is an international gallery and creative community space. See the world…

    1.22 miles away
  5. 12th Century Augustinian priory ruins.

    1.33 miles away
  6. 15th Century flint flushwork gatehouse to St John's Abbey (demolished)

    1.43 miles away
  7. Dating from the 4th century AD the foundations of this church near the Police Station…

    1.48 miles away
  8. Colchester Roman Circus Centre

    The site of the Colchester Roman circus (chariot-racing arena) was discovered in 2004. It…

    1.59 miles away
  9. Gosbecks Archaeological Park is one of the most significant Iron Age and Roman sites in…

    3.32 miles away
  10. 20 acres of professionally designed gardens within woodland destroyed by the 1987…

    3.53 miles away
  11. Colchester Zoo is home to over 220 species set in 60 acres of parkland and lakes and are…

    4.27 miles away
  12. Covering 6 acres, these beautiful gardens and nursery were created by award-winning…

    4.77 miles away
  13. Celebrated 12th century apsidal church with magnificent colour medieval wall paintings,…

    4.82 miles away
  14. Dedham Art & Craft Centre is housed in a converted church in this popular village. The…

    5.27 miles away
  15. Nature reserve over 200 acres of mixed habitat on the Colne Estuary. Nature trails,…

    5.72 miles away
  16. One of Europe's top Wetland sites, excellent bird watching opportunities and fabulous…

    6.14 miles away
Previous Next

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss