FSC | Field Studies Council

Field Studies Council: Bringing Environmental Understanding to All


Epping Forest Field Centre
Paul's Nursery Road
High Beach
IG10 4AF
Telephone: 020 8502 8500
Fax: 020 8502 8502
Email: [email protected]
Head of Centre: Steve Bunce

The map below shows the location of FSC Epping Forest and surrounding field sites. Simply click on the pins for further information. By clicking on the centre pin or the links below, you will be able to view the inside of the centre and its grounds.

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How To Reach Us

You can download a PDF document containing directions to Epping Forest Field Centre. (FS01 - Contact and Location)

By road

The Centre is just 2 miles (3km) from the M25 (Junction 26), 4 miles (6.5km) from M11 (Junction 5), 2 miles (3km) from Central Line tube at Loughton station.

By public transport

The Centre is just 2 miles (3km) from Loughton tube station on the Central Line and there is a taxi rank at the station exit (Sadlers Taxis telephone 0208 508 6600).

By bike

Fact sheets are available to download detailing cycle routes from the following locations:

If you would like further advice on cycle routes to the centre please contact us on 0208 502 8500 or by email: [email protected]

On foot

If you would prefer to walk to the centre you can download walking instructions from Loughton tube station.  This route avoids highways and takes around 45 minutes with school children.


Drivers are asked to pay great attention when entering and exiting the centre driveway, adhering to the 10mph speed limit; there is a likelihood that young children will be walking in the area. We ask that if using a coach company to access the centre, that coach drivers are made aware of this safety information.