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Thames Chase Forest Centre

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Family friendly . Good woodland walks for dog owners and young families with children

Education center cafe toilets and amply parking. Good playground areas dotted around the park to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Steven G
Sunday afternoon walk

We like a Sunday afternoon walk and this one is great for family’s with kids as there’s plenty for... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
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The Thames Chase Trust aims to make the Thames Chase Community Forest an inspirational example of landscape regeneration through cost effective environmental improvements that changes lives and demonstrates these values through exemplar community...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Thames Chase Trust Centre, Broadfields Farm, Pike Lane, Upminster RM14 3NS, England
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+44 1708 642970
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All reviews hire bikes lovely food dog walkers only downside craft fair play equipment walk around few hours small cafe great park a great place to spend dotted around coffee and cake regular visitors boys love hot chocolate lovely place
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Education center cafe toilets and amply parking. Good playground areas dotted around the park to entertain young children. Highway rat adventure trail is family friendly.

Thank Steven G
Reviewed 9 September 2018

We like a Sunday afternoon walk and this one is great for family’s with kids as there’s plenty for them to do and various climbing areas. The great thing with this place is that they do not over charge you with the car parking!!

Thank devfox
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Nice walk through the woods with good all weather paths. Pleasant visitor centre with reasonably priced cafe.

Thank James S
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Loved it here and can’t believe it is as close to the M25 as it is, you would never know. Kids and dogs loved it my daughter had a great time doing the highway rat task. We Will be back.

Thank Wayne H
Reviewed 10 August 2018

We had a great time discovering the Forest Centre and surrounding land. There were loads of wild berries; hawthorns, sloes, rose hips, damsons and trees: elm, oak with little acorns. The butterflies were out too in the meadows. A little shower did not upset our...More

Thank William M
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

My two sons and I have visited this country park on many occasions and every time we've been, we have just the best time. We hire bikes and go off exploring the trail,which my two boys never tire of doing and the park is of...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

This place has activities for kids, attractive walks for adults and good catering facilities for all. Reasonable parking prices make worth even a short visit.

Thank Jessies_Grandad
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Brilliant place to browse around the market and have a coffee and cake in the cafe. Fabulous place to take a rest after strolling around the forest

Thank Karen Y
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

My family and I are regular visitors to your lovely sight. Fab for walking our dog and out 2 and 4 year old love the trail and play areas. Parking fee of only £2 for the day is great and thw traik pack is good...More

1  Thank Deborah M
Emma B, Fundraising & Engagement Officer at Thames Chase Forest Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Hi Deborah, thank you for your lovely review and comments! It's really nice to hear that you and your family enjoy your visits to Thames Chase, particularly our new activity trail. We're really sorry to hear that an interaction with one of the cafe team...More

Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Easy to park and the team have obviously done a massive amount to the place and keep on trying to improve it. Car parking is only £2 for the whole day and they really do use the money for improvements on the site as it...More

1  Thank deanscott84
Emma B, Fundraising & Engagement Officer at Thames Chase Forest Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Hi Dean, thank you for your review, we appreciate your feedback. It's really nice to hear that you have witnessed first hand the improvements we have made in the community forest over the years, and that you enjoy days out here with your family. We...More

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sharon654
15 July 2015|
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Response from Thames C | Property representative |
Yes, dogs are welcome at Thames Chase, just not inside the Visitors centre.
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Loufred12
13 July 2015|
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