Step 1: There’s only a small amount of parking in the lay-by. The car park is currently closed as of end April 2021. Post Code: CM77 8BA
Step 2: This nature reserve is run by the Essex Wildlife Trust. It’s a beautiful remnant of an ancient woodland with small meadows. In spring and summer you can find wildflowers and butterflies. There are no facilities on site.
Step 3: Well behaved dogs are welcome. In winter it gets very muddy. Parts of this trail share a bridleway. The reserve is open all year around.
Step 4: Follow the main path into the nature reserve. In spring blossom, the flora is buzzing with bees.
Step 5: Follow the path ahead. You’ll soon come across an information board up ahead.
Step 6: You can see the paths as well as the flora and fauna you can find in this reserve. Take the left hand path as you face this board.