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9–10 June 2018

9–10 June 2018

Woodcroft Wildspace

Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 09:00–17:00
Sunday 09:00–17:00

Activities

Guided tours explaining the features of the wildspace and how the educational objectives are achieved. Orienteering designed to encourage participants to look carefully at the flora and fauna to find their way around or simply take a relaxing walk in this beautifully tranquil oasis away from it all.

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

Downes Court – off Broad Walk
Nearest postcode: N21 3PT

Bus

W9

Station

Winchmore Hill

Toilets

Toilet on site

Access

The wildspace is a piece of the countryside and hence has grassy uneven surfaces making it difficult but not impossible for wheelchairs.

Dogs

Dogs on leads

The Garden

Woodcroft Wildspace, located in Winchmore Hill, north London, is an educational wildspace for the benefit of the whole of Enfield borough.

The 3.5 acre site features a wide variety of natural habitats, an orchard, wetland and separate boggy areas, an apiary, scrubland and open-air classroom facilities.

The site has a very rich range of species in the plants, trees, insects, birds, pond life and mammals. It provides a tranquil environment used by schools and community groups. Fitness is also encouraged through our eco-gym and other activities such as tai-chi.

Chair: Bob Ladell
Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 09:00–17:00
Sunday 09:00–17:00

Activities

Guided tours explaining the features of the wildspace and how the educational objectives are achieved. Orienteering designed to encourage participants to look carefully at the flora and fauna to find their way around or simply take a relaxing walk in this beautifully tranquil oasis away from it all.

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

Downes Court – off Broad Walk
Nearest postcode: N21 3PT

Bus

W9

Station

Winchmore Hill

Toilets

Toilet on site

Access

The wildspace is a piece of the countryside and hence has grassy uneven surfaces making it difficult but not impossible for wheelchairs.

Dogs

Dogs on leads

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