Thornwood Springs Trout Fishery

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Carpenters Arms Lane
CM16 6LR

Tel: 07588 669255

Trout at Thornwood Springs Fishery, Epping.

Guide Prices

Parent and child can share a ticket. Please refer to website for ticket types and prices.



  • Disabled Parking
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors


  • BBQs for visitors use
  • Catering for groups - By prior arrangement.
  • Outdoor eating area
  • Picnic area
  • Refreshments Available
  • Vending Facilities - Free tea/coffee for those fishing.

Children & Infants

  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome - Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Establishment Features

  • Club house
  • Garden / Grounds for visitors use
  • Groups by arrangement
  • Groups welcome
  • LGBT Friendly
  • Open all year round
  • Open Christmas
  • Open New Year
  • Open on bank holidays
  • Stag and hen parties welcome
  • Team / Corporate Activities
  • Toilets

Leisure Facilities

  • Private fishing rights - For day ticket use.

Parking & Transport

  • Free parking
  • Off-road parking
  • On Site Car Parking
  • Parking (free)
  • Railway station within 5 miles - Epping Station on the Central Line 1.5 miles away.
  • Railway station within walking distance - Epping Station 1.5 miles away.
  • Secure cycle parking

Payment Methods

  • Delta
  • Maestro
  • MasterCard
  • Max group size - Groups from 4 to 20 can be arranged for fishing instruction.
  • Special group rates
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • Countryside Setting
  • Forest Location - Next to South Forest.
  • In countryside - Rolling Fields backdrop.
  • Outdoor Attraction
  • Smoking Areas Available

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Children - Children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Marketed Towards Families
  • Marketed Towards Senior Citizens
  • Marketed towards student/youth

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given - Fly casting lessons for the whole family.
  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available


Map & Directions

Road Directions

Just north of Epping Town, Thornwood is the first village as you head towards Harlow/M11 junction.

From junction 7 on the M11, head towards Epping. One mile from the junction, Carpenters Arms Lanes is on the right opposite the speed camera!

Thornwood Springs is also close to junction 26 on the M25. Follow the signs to Epping / Harlow.

Public Transport Directions

Only 1.5 miles from Epping Station on the Central Line. Taxis and buses available at the station.

Opening Times

Open Christmas
Open New Year

* Open all year 8am till dark.