Harold Court Woods

Harold Court Woods

Step away from city life

It’s close to Greater London, yet the serene landscapes and tranquil surroundings at Harold Court Woods would make you believe you’ve escaped to somewhere much further away.

A trip to the glorious woods will allow you to escape the busy day-to-day, basking in the sounds of beautiful birdsong and becoming inspired by the 40,000 trees planted here.

Fancy a bike ride along stunning trails?

If you’re keen to explore Harold Court Woods on two wheels, we recommend packing your bike and helmet for the adrenaline rush you’ll feel.

Take on the more than one-and-a-half miles of cycling trails, with the fresh forest breeze hitting your face and pushing you to the end.

Perhaps you’re a keen horse rider? There are roughly just under a mile of trails to explore on horseback.

You’ll feel calm as you’re surrounded by stunning nature, the rustling trees creating a marvellous sound that fills you with a warm, feel-good energy.

Make time for mindfulness

A visit to Harold Court Woods is a wonderful excuse to take yourself away from the stresses of modern life.

The waving trees and earthy scents will make you feel completely relaxed as you practice the technique of mindfulness.

Stop a few times along the way, keep completely still, and take some deep breaths – you’ll feel peaceful and centered. It’s something you’ll want to keep doing with every future visit to Harold Court Woods.

Finish the day with a rest on a sculpted wooden seat overlooking the capital. The views are simply breathtaking, and it’s the perfect time to reflect on the gorgeous nature you’ve discovered.

Spend some time gazing at the city view, snacking on some homemade sandwiches and treats, thinking about the magnificent treks and memories you’ll create at Harold Court Woods.

1 Harold Court Road,
Essex,
GB
RM3 0YU

Free parking