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Parndon Wood Nature Reserve

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peaceful and the bat walks are amazing!

I visited when there was a bat walk advertised. Absolutely amazing!!! Well worth a visit if... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2018
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
For nature lovers

Wow, this place is amazing especially if you go on one of their activity days. Great woods to... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
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Parndon Wood Crematorium & Cemetery Parndon Wood Road, Harlow CM19 4SF, England
+44 1279 430005
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All reviews beautiful woodland pond dipping easter egg hunt nice walk free entry woods trail bat wildlife vines dens seasons doorstep stroll
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Reviewed 16 October 2018

I visited when there was a bat walk advertised. Absolutely amazing!!! Well worth a visit if advertised again. Peaceful surroundings with so much wildlife to see and learn about.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank francinesc0tt
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Wow, this place is amazing especially if you go on one of their activity days. Great woods to explore, dipping pond, nature paths and nature hides, Went with a school group and built dens out of debris around us. Great fun for both young and...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank lhiggs159691
Reviewed 14 August 2018

This is a nice little nature reserve offering very pleasant walks with a cup of tea in the café afterwards.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank T J
Reviewed 3 August 2018

This place is a haven for the town and we should all really appreciate it and the work that they do here. Its so quiet and serene, full of wildlife.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Michelle F
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Parden woods Is an exceptional amenity to have on the doorstep of a high density urban area. I did not know it existed until I found it on TripAdvisor. We went in February and enjoyed the walk around the woods. The staff were very helpful...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank CAB449
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Beautiful surroundings Beautiful nature Very close to other amenities yet far away enough to enjoy the quiet and peacefulness So lucky to have this on the doorstep Lovely in the sunshine ☀️

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Trinaandgarry
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Fantastic family day out as always when we visit Parndon Wood. Free parking, friendly, helpful staff. Excellent trail, clear, clean. Beautiful woodland. Great craft activities.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Ann C
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Now, im not your average hunter gatherer, nor do i get on with mud and insects and flying things, but this place was lovely. Very quiet and calming and pretty. I did slip over a few times and run from countless flying things but all...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place and lots of photo opportunities especially with the lovely autumn colours at the moment. Great little cafe with friendly faces greeting and serving. Clean and tidy. Shame they have cancelled their Halloween event as they run some excellent events here. Always worth a...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank P1996BTjax
Reviewed 19 May 2017

I'll be honest... I didn't even know this place existed until recently! My daughter has recently enjoyed an excellent outing here with her Guide group - for an evening bat walk. The staff were so knowledgeable and informative about the bats, and it was a...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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21 August 2018|
Response from T J | Reviewed this property |
Hi im sorry I didn't answer your question sooner. Did not receive and alert about this. You can just pitch up, no cost involved and free parking.
4 March 2016|
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Response from T J | Reviewed this property |
Yes dogs are allowed.