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 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 £6.00
  • Child £3.00

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
4 November 2017 11:00 - 13:00 Available
11 November 2017 11:00 - 13:00 Available

Upcoming events

Charter of the Forest trail

Tue 17 Oct 2017
Do you know about the "other Magna Carta"? On its 800th anniversary, learn why the Charter of the Forest was so important to England as you explore Runnymede.

What King John did for us

Tue 24 Oct 2017
Why did everybody hate King John? Find out in this free family talk, led by the notorious royal himself.

Fungi foray

Sat 04 Nov 2017
Join a local expert to learn about the weird and wonderful fungi of Cooper's Hill Woods.

Wreath-making workshop

Wed 06 Dec 2017
Get creative this Christmas in good company. Join our festive workshop and we'll show you how to make a wreath from the beautiful materials nature provides.

King John's Christmas trail

Sat 09 Dec 2017
Bring the family to Runnymede for a festive walk and discover how King John would have celebrated Christmas in the Middle Ages.