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High Woods Country Park is one of Colchester's beauty spots. The Country Park includes woodland, open spaces (ideal for picnics) a lake and wildflower meadows. Along with marshy areas, hayfields and scrubland, High Woods provides the right habitat...more
Visitors Centre Turner Road, Colchester CO4 5JR, England
All reviews dog walking lovely lake build dens climbing wall signposted walks pond dipping plenty of open space great place to walk green space small lake busy town play area great place for children information centre couple of hours few hours large area
A morning break to walk through the park. Popped in the Visitors Centre for a couple of hot drinks before continuing walk. Prompt, pleasant service. Good drinks [tea] and mention made of the environmentally friendly materials used in the containers.
Unless you’re a local don’t bother it’s just a nice park that’s got smaller over the last 30 years due to modern housing developments. Not close to shops or anything really except the general hospital. Things to do are really ‘walk the dogs’.
I visit High Woods regularly. If all you want to do is a walk or bike ride that use the car park at the end of Chanterelle as there is no charge. If you want a coffee as well (limited opening) then use the entrance...More
This is a wonderful facility for Colcestrians and visitors to enjoy - and many do. The country park is just that - a country park. It is well-managed by the borough council but is not a manicured park. It has areas of grassland left to...More
Response from Colchester B | Property representative |
Yes there is a Visitor Centre located at the turner road entrance. The Visitor Centre can provide tea, coffee, cold drinks, ice cream as well as a selection of confectionary and souvenirs. the Visitor Centre is a cash only... More
Yes there is a Visitor Centre located at the turner road entrance. The Visitor Centre can provide tea, coffee, cold drinks, ice cream as well as a selection of confectionary and souvenirs. the Visitor Centre is a cash only facility, so don't forget to bring some change with you.