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Parks and nature in Leicestershire

Top parks

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“Lovely walking area. beautiful scenery. and you can see the deer close up. has a cafe half way along the walk”
  • 25 locals recommend
Campground
“Well known for its water sports such as sailing, kayaking, rowing and white water rafting. Its only 3 miles from the city, has plenty parking and also ideal for a walk and fresh air.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Park
“A must for birdwatchers and anyone enjoying nature walks, at nearby Lyndon you’ll find the home of the famous Rutland Osprey Project which in 2001 celebrated the first Osprey chick to fledge in Central England for 150 years.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Park
“Large park with Tennis Courts, Nice Views for a stroll and a car park accompanying it too.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Park
“LOCAL 'Bridgford Park is a beautiful Victorian park set within the leafy suburb of West Bridgford. The park is home to Bridgford Hall which is the base for Rushcliffe Registry Office. Facilities at the park include a fitness trail, tree trail, junior and teenage play areas, a catering outlet and modern toilets (£0.20p charge). Tennis courts at Bridgford Park are managed in partnership with Activeace. Advance booking is required.' ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Park
“Situated on a natural hill within 500 acres of rolling parkland, and built between 1580 and 1588, Wollaton Hall is one of the country's finest Grade 1 listed Elizabethan mansions. Located within the hall is the Natural History Museum housing wildlife exhibits and collections of rare and unique curiosity.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Park
“This is an amazing park with so many facilities. Beautiful walks, Large play park for kids of all ranges, Park gym, Sensory garden, Maze, Dogs agility course, Lake, Skate/BMX park, Ping pong tables, Woodland walks, Picnic areas, Saturday Park Run, ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Park
“Ancestral home of the Harper Crew family. Contains all kinds of relics from former times and stands in hundreds of acres of parkland which can be explored on foot or bike.”
  • 8 locals recommend

Playgrounds

Park
“LOCAL 'Bridgford Park is a beautiful Victorian park set within the leafy suburb of West Bridgford. The park is home to Bridgford Hall which is the base for Rushcliffe Registry Office. Facilities at the park include a fitness trail, tree trail, junior and teenage play areas, a catering outlet and modern toilets (£0.20p charge). Tennis courts at Bridgford Park are managed in partnership with Activeace. Advance booking is required.' ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Farm
“An excellent place to take children, lots of animals and brilliant indoor softplay. Restaurant on site ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Park
“Great open space, a stone throw away to the canals, Summer time its beautiful, students , locals, all settle there have bbqs play music till sunset. Amazing atmosphere!”
  • 1 local recommends
Park
  • 1 local recommends
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