Wellness Walks at Highwoods Country Park

Led by fully trained volunteer walk leaders, our free walks are an ideal way to improve fitness or mobility in a sociable atmosphere.

All walks take place at Highwoods Country Park, those taking part need to meet at the Visitor Centre at 10.45am - the walk will start at 11am.

Friday Wellness Walks cater for all abilities and cover a 1 mile route that can be repeated to make a 2 mile walk. They are held on alternate Fridays year round (bank holidays excluded).

  • 24 November
  • 08 December
  • 05 January
  • 19 January
  • 02 February
  • 16 February

Sunday Wellness Walks are usually around 3 miles taking in much of the Park’s scenery. They are held on alternate Sundays year round (bank holidays excluded).

  • 19 November
  • 03 December
  • 17 December
  • 14 January
  • 28 January
  • 11 February
  • 25 February

You must arrive at the Visitor Centre at 10:45am to sign up for the walk, there is no need to book in advance. If you have any queries, email the Countryside Park Ranger team at education.rangers@colchester.gov.uk

New Years Day Walk

Our traditional 3 mile ranger-led walk through the park, followed by a cup of mulled wine and mince pie.

Location: High Woods Country Park, meet outside the Visitor Centre
Date and time: Monday 01 January 2024, 11am to 1pm
Cost: £5.50

Page last reviewed: 24 November 2023


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