( There are bus stops. Busses 509 (roughly, every 1/2hour - Not Sundays), and 309 (every hour - but check with Arriva) along Heath Row, and to Birchwood School, from Bishop's Stortford to Stansted Airport.)
Alternative entrances are:
From Woodfields, off Heath Row - No real parking;
From Northolt, off Heath Row;
From the top of Parsonage Lane, going towards the Dunmow Road, just before before Birchwood School;
There is also a hidden entrance off the Dunmow Road, JUST AFTER the roundabout with Parsonage Lane, and going in the direction of the Airport and. There is No Parking, But, a number of busses from Bishop's Stortford do stop there;
And, there is a narrow track from the far right-hand side of Wickes & Pets at Home Stores, on the Stansted Road, Bishop's Stortford. There is No Parking, and the stores can clamp visitors not using the Stores;
Enjoy summer. Take Care. All regards
Dog walkers are welcome in Birchanger Wood BUT, Please Clean up after your pet.......
Dog mess is not only really horrible and smelly. It can cause serious infections. Please carry dog 'poo' bags with you and clear up. We do not have dog bins in Birchanger Wood owing both to the cost, and impracticality of collection, but, there are RED Poo-Bins on the public footpath main approach from Heath Row, and close to the Play area at Northholt Avenue. Please take your dog-poo away with you and put it in one of these bins, or your own rubbish bin. Most dog walkers are only a few minutes from home.
PLEASE DO NOT LEAVE FILLED DOGGY POO BAGS ON THE GROUND;
OR THROW THEM INTO BUSHES; OR HANG THEM IN TREES.
THERE IS NO SUCH THING AS A 'POO-FAIRY' WHO ARRIVES AT NIGHTFALL TO TAKE THEM AWAY.
Please leave Birchanger Wood clear of doggy 'do-dah' Thank you.
Hello and it's August Already! Summer, so here's just a little poem:
Let's go down to The Wood today.
Go on, swing along, run or play,
Walk in the trees without a care,
Wander in our green lung of fresh air .
The Family, the dog, all ages too.
Healthy for All, for Us and for You.
Charity No. 1090131
Take the Public Footpath, off Heath Row Bishop's Stortford, and along a good wide track into Birchanger Wood. This is a good track and is clearly marked by a 'Finger Post'. Find it approximately opposite house number 124, Heath Row, post code: CM23 5DG. If you go by car, PLEASE park courteously along Heath Row.
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