Danbury Commons and Blakes Wood

Explore Essex's second largest area of common land after Epping Forest, a survivor of a lost way of life

Danbury Commons and Blakes Wood

Things to see and do

A shot of Blakes Wood in spring

Blakes Wood to Lingwood Common walk 

Find your way to Lingwood Common on this easy-to-follow walking trail, enjoy some great views over the Essex countryside and enjoy peaceful spots within the woods.

Danbury Commons and Blakes Wood

What's on 

Danbury Commons and Blakes Wood

Our work

Danbury Commons Essex Living Landscape Volunteers

See what we do here 

Find out how we care for the lowland heath, ancient coppice woodland and ponds of Danbury Commons, Essex