Woodside Playing Fields

Open all year

25ha sports site in North Watford. 11 points of interest

Points of interest

  • Albans Wood
  • Athletics Stadium
  • Bowls
  • Car Park
  • Cricket
  • Football pitches
  • History of Woodside
  • Indoor bowls
  • Nature
  • Play Area
  • Toilets

On Site Facilities

  • Car Park (Free)
  • Disabled Access
  • Dog Free Area
  • Food & Drink
  • Pushchair Friendly Paths
  • Toilets

Park Information

An award winning park with a wide extent of sports activities.

Facilities include;-

  • Athletics – A top athletics stadium with eight lane track. Home of Watford Harriers
  • Indoor bowls – considered to be one of the best in the country. Home of Watford Indoor Bowls Club
  • Outdoor bowls – Home of OWLS outdoor bowls club. Contact – 01923 661289
  • Cricket – Home of Watford Town Cricket Club
  • Football – Five adult, one junior and two six-a-side football pitches. To check availability or book contact Veolia on email: or tel: 0203 567 6900
  • Childrens play area
  • Toilets

How to get here


There is a large car park at the entrance from Horseshoe Lane, WD25 7HH. Directions here

Public Transport Information:

The W4 bus stops by the park

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