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Highwoods Country Park Circular is a 2.4 mile loop trail located near Colchester, Essex, England that features a great forest setting and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, running, and nature trips.

Length 2.4 mi Elevation gain 255 ft Route type Loop
Hiking Nature trips Walking Running Forest
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Simon M
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WalkingGreat!

I have been here before and thought it was okay but only after following this trail did I realise just have big and varied this place really nice. A great walk, and you can do variations on return trips. A real mixture of scenery and very well maintained grounds with the option of flatter man made paths a lot of the way for those that need it. Parking was 50p for 2hrs and there are toilets and a small shop / cafe. Will be back to try a new variation!

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Samantha Knott
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Hiking

Lovely walk around the park. Nice mix of open space and smaller forest trails. Plenty of places to stop for a rest or picnic. Lovely area to take children and dogs. Plenty of different way to navigate this park, this is just one of the options.

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shashank bala
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Walking
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it's a very naturally beautiful trail, it's mostly flat and the inclines are not very steep. there are multiple sections of the trail so you can easily do a 10 K here. There is a lake in the middle of the park which is a really nice place to sit and chill when the weather is good

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Princess A
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Thomas Detnon
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Georgia Harding
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Princess A
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Sam Scattergood
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Sam Scattergood
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Sam Scattergood
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Samantha Smith
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