Londons largest open space covering 6000 acres stretches from Chingford to Epping.
Large areas are designated as Sites of Special Scientific Interest and Special Areas of Conversation. There are 4 visitor centres within the forest.
UG: Loughton 2.63km
UG: Debden 3km
UG: Theydon Bois 3.51km
Public access to the area is always open.
Always check details regarding opening hours, accessibility and pricing before travelling.