Highgate Wood

Highgate Wood information

Location
London , England
Address
Archway Rd
Getting there
Tube: Highgate
Opening hours
7.30am-sunset
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With more than 28 hectares of ancient woodland, this park is a wonderful spot for a walk any time of the year. It’s also teeming with life, and some 70 different bird species have been recorded here, along with five types of bat, 12 types of butterfly and 80 different kinds of spider.

It also has a huge clearing in the centre for sports, a popular playground and nature trail for kids and a range of activities – from falconry to bat-watching – throughout the year.