Town Park One of the largest urban parks in the country, Harlow Town Park covers over 160 acres of beautiful green space. Parndon Wood Parndon Wood Nature Reserve, run by ECCO, is an area of ancient woodland home to a huge range of birds, small mammals, deer, flora and fungi. Jean McAlpine Park Located along Elizabeth Way, the park provides a peaceful escape from the town centre. Skate park Free to use and open all year round, the skate park is home to skaters, scooter pushers, roller bladers and BMX riders. Marshes and meadows Includes Hawkenbury meadow, Maymead marsh, Marshgate Spring and Parndon Moat marsh. Memorial benches and trees If you would like to remember a loved one, you can apply for a memorial in Harlow Town Park.