A Walk in the Park

River Lee Country Park - Fishers Green
Event:
Monthly Walk - Winter Birds I
Venue:
River Lee Country Park - Fishers Green
Address:
Stubbins Hall Lane
Waltham Abbey
Essex
EN9 2EF

Date:
Sunday, 03 December 2017
Time:
10:30 - 12:30
Price:
FREE

A Walk in the Park - Winter Birds of River Lee Country Park

Join the Lee Valley Ranger Team and take a look at the birds that have migrated to the River Lee County Park for the winter. There should be plenty of winter duck to see such as Pochard or Teal. You may catch sight of the rare Bittern or hear Water Rails squealing from the reedbeds. They may be plenty of winter gulls around and Cormorants competing with the anglers.

River Lee Country Park stretches between Waltham Abbey in Essex and Broxbourne in Hertfordshire this 1,000 acre park has a huge variety of activities to enjoy! Perfect for kids and families to couples, walkers, cyclists and wildlife watchers.

Enjoy this invigorating walk along miles of traffic-free trials taking in the scenery and wildlife!

Meeting Point

  • The meeting point for this walk is Fishers Green car park off Stubbins Hall Lane off the Crooked Mile

  • Grid ref. TL3772103192

  • Postcode: EN9 2EE

Top tips

  • There is limited but free parking, please arrive early

  • Dogs are welcome if kept on a lead

  • There are toilets at Fishers Green car park

  • Bring a camera or some binoculars and really take in the scenery

  • Wear appropriate clothing and footwear for the walk and weather

Getting here

By bus: 250, 251 - 30 minutes walk through River Lee Country Park or 505, 555 stop in Holyfield Road 10 - 20 minute walk on busy road (no footpath)

By train: the nearest station is Cheshunt, it is then a pleasant two mile walk through River Lee Country Park. Follow the signs to Lee Valley Park Farms through this beautiful country park.

By Car: Fishers Green is two miles north of Waltham Abbey on the B194 and just four miles from the M25.

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There's no need to book, simply turn up and enjoy!

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