Family walking at High Woods Country Park


Gather your little angels for a sparkling good time at High Woods Country Park on 19 and 20 December. 

The whole family can enjoy two magically good Christmas themed walking trails, suitable for ages 4-8 and 7-11yrs. Explore the woods and follow the trail to solve the festive clues.

Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 December, 10.30am-3.30pm:

Christmas Wordsearch Trail (4-8yrs)

12 Days of Christmas Trail (7-11yrs)

Grab your trail sheet from High Woods Country Park visitor centre, for just £1 (per sheet). Complete the trail for a sweet treat, why not get into the Christmas spirit and wear a Christmas jumper too!

There’s no need to book, you can just turn up! Suitable for aged 4 to 11 years old and their families. Please bring your own pen or pencil to complete your trail sheet.

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  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets
  • Wheelchairs available


  • On-site light refreshments
  • Picnic site


  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome


  • Education/study area
  • Facilities for educational visits


  • Parking with charge

Property Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted
  • Gift shop
  • Public toilets

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups

Map & Directions


Magical Christmas Trails at High Woods Country Park

Type:Children's Activity Event

Visitor Centre, Turner Road, Highwoods, Colchester, Essex, CO4 5JR

Tel: 01206 853588

Fax: 01206 855287

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