There are five access points to the Open Space
From Shepherd's Hill
which runs from Highgate tube eastwards towards
Crouch End, there are two access points:
Turn left down Montenotte Road and take the left hand track
signed Shepherd's Cot Trust, not the entrance to Highgate Wood School (see
find by satnav, search for N8 8RN. When you arrive at the North London
Cricket Club car park, turn left and at the far end of the pavilion is a
wooded track which leads to the meadow.
From Park Road N8 8JJ there is a footpath opposite Park Avenue Road South signed 'Greenways'. Half way up this path take the turning to the left and at the end turn right. This will take you to Hanley Car Park from where there is a wooded path leading out of the car park towards the meadow.
From Wood Lane
which leads from Highgate tube, there are three
At the end of Queen's Wood (Queenswood Road), just before the Wood Vale
residential area, there is a path to the right leading down into the Woodland Walk by the side of the allotments.
Follow this path and it will lead you to the meadow.
There are two tracks further down Wood Vale:
one leading to the allotments and the fields (unmarked)
one marked 'Greenways' and 'Crouch End Playing Fields'