Due to COVID-19, our walks programme is currently limited, and
subject to change at short notice due to restrictions and
Government guidelines. Unfortunately, evening meetings are also
suspended until further notice and when restrictions are eased.
Welcome to our
Epping Forest HF Group are a club that walks,
for all ages from 18 to 80+, who get together most Sundays to
explore different parts of Epping Forest, the surrounding
countryside, Central and Greater London. We started in 1938 and
2018 was our 80th anniversary. The EFHFG is affiliated
to the national Ramblers Association -
Our walks are usually in smaller groups
(10-20),we don't walk too fast.
Walking is a pleasant and healthy pursuit, a
relatively painless form of exercise and not too exhausting for
this Group because, as everyone knows, "there are no hills
in Essex”. Walking is a way of becoming more closely
acquainted with the wonderful woods and countryside in our part
of the world and a way of appreciating the history and
development of London.
New members - and new ideas - are always
For all members, social evenings, twice
yearly coach outings and an annual holiday are offered. If you
choose not to walk, or are unable to, then the other activities
may be of interest to you.
If you are tempted to join us, and would
like to know a little more before doing so, please feel free to
explore our website by visiting any of the pages listed above.
The different headings indicate the range of our activities
and also contain general background