Fungi foray

Join a local expert to learn about the weird and wonderful fungi of Cooper's Hill Woods.

  • Booking essential

Local expert Sara Shepley or Mike Waterman takes you on a tour to discover the many wonderful fungi at Runnymede as they emerge for the autumn. Discover how to identify this often overlooked but vital - and fascinating - component of our ecosystem.


Event ticket prices
  • Adult £10.00
  • Child £5.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 03442 491 895
If accompanied by parent or guardian
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
Kissing gate at the top of Cooper's Hill Lane, Englefield Green, on the left past the Air Forces Memorial. Sat nav: TW20 0LB
What to bring and wear
Please wear sturdy footwear and warm clothing appropriate for the weather.
This walk takes on the ground can be uneven and muddy. There is also a series of steps that can be slippery in wet weather.
Please note that foraging is not part of this event.


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
28 September 2019 11:00 - 13:00 Available
26 October 2019 11:00 - 13:00 Available

Upcoming events

The Story of Ankerwycke walk

Sun 22 Sep 2019
Join a guided tour to discover the history of hidden Ankerwycke, from its 2,500-year-old yew to today's conservation activities.

Fungi foray

Sat 28 Sep 2019
Join a local expert to learn about the weird and wonderful fungi of Cooper's Hill Woods.

Writ in Water guided tour

Sat 05 Oct 2019
Explore this RIBA award winning artwork with an expert guide.

Simon's Wood Fungi Foray 2019

Sun 06 Oct 2019
Celebrate National Fungus Day learning about the weird and wonderful fungi in Simon's Wood, Crowthorne.

Family trail: Halloween Horrors

Sat 19 Oct 2019
Brace yourself for the horrors that await you at Runnymede.

Autumn colour photography walk

Sat 09 Nov 2019
Bring your camera for an autumnal photo taking adventure.