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Northamptonshire's historic parklands offer variety to visitors throughout the year. Highlights include Brixworth Country Park, Brampton Valley Way, Fermynwoods & Irchester Country Parks.

  • Although it's located close to Northampton town centre, at Abington Park, you’ll find 117 acres of green space. Popular with walkers and families, the Park offers a unique combination...
  • Barnwell Country Park comprises 37 acres of lakes, riverbank and meadows to explore, situated close to the historic market town of Oundle.
  • This high quality family friendly 14 mile walking and cycling route is built on the former Northampton to Market Harborough Railway; one of the longest dismantled railway paths in...
  • Brixworth Country Park opened in 1997 and lies next to Pitsford Water in Northamptonshire.
  • Corby Boating Lake is a lovely facility at the heart of the town. The lake can boast a wide range of geese, ducks, water fowl and the residential swans. The recent environmental project...
  • Corby's woodlands are important places for wildlife and people and since 2007 Corby Borough Council has been committed to making them a safe, welcoming environment for all to enjoy. We...
  • Daventry Country Park is an ideal family day out situated on the edge of Daventry town centre, with a large reservoir, visitor centre, adventure playground and many nature trails to explore...
  • In the early middle ages, Northampton with its Castle was a centre of royal government and as such attracted significant buildings, one of these was Delapré Abbey, founded by Simon...
  • East Carlton Countryside Park is situated on the edge of the beautiful Welland Valley. The Heritage Centre in the converted coach house and stables houses a display featuring the history...
  • Located in North Northamptonshire, Fermyn Woods Country Park offers a diverse landscape of forest, marsh and meadows. The beautiful woodlands are the perfect place to stretch your legs...
  • A popular family visitor attraction in the heart of the Rockingham Forest. With two great play areas and a whole wood to explore, families can play, picnic, walk or cycle, absorb the views...
  • Irchester Country Park is a favourite with families, walkers and cyclists. The site was originally an ironstone quarry. Now, the popular park offers grassy pastures, trails to navigate...
  • Visit the wonderful Nene Wetlands nature reserve - as seen on BBC Countryfile - a unique one square mile of wild and man-made habitats rich in wildlife. Then pop in and see us at our exciting...
  • Salcey Forest is a magnificent ancient woodland which is a remnant of the medieval royal hunting forest. It has many miles of ancient wood banks, building remains and ancient trees. The...
  • Stanwick Lakes is a unique 750 acre countryside attraction and nature reserve in the heart of Northamptonshire's beautiful Nene Valley, widely considered to be one of the region's most...
  • A favourite with families and walkers too, Sywell Country Park offers and eclectic mix of things to see and explore. An Edwardian water pump house and tower still stand within the...
  • An established park, which has undergone a heavy planting programme that will become a haven for wildlife in years to come. A 40-acre area with grassland walks and adult fitness trail,...
  • You’ll find West Glebe Park in Corby, North Northamptonshire. It’s a lovely green open space close to the town centre. The park features a small skate park and BMX track. Additionally...
  • Fun, fun, fun. Created in the 1930s Wicksteed Park is a Grade II English Heritage listed park and garden, offering a premium adventure experience and camping. Set within 147 acres of...

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