Outdoor Attractions

Outdoor Attractions

Adventure Parks

Wicksteed Park
Barton Road, Kettering, Northants, NN15 6NJ
Tel: 01536 512475       

Twinlakes Family Theme Park
Melton Spinney Road, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, LE14 4SB
Tel: 01664 567777   

 

Farms

West Lodge Rural Centre
Back Lane, Desborough, Northants, NN14 2SH
Tel: 01536 760552

 

Wildlife and Zoo Parks

Hamerton Zoo Park
Set in approximately 20 acres of safe clean parkland, Hamerton offers the chance for families to see the many wonders of the animal world. The animal collection is varied and ranges from tigers, cheetahs, zebras and meerkats to name a few, and not forgetting the miniature sheep and goats that you can feed. With play areas, coffee and gift shops and picnic areas you can stay and play all day if you wish.
Hamerton, Nr. Sawtry, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, PE28 5RE
Tel: 01832 293362
www.hamertonzoopark.com

 

Railways

Nene Valley Railway
Wansford Station, Stibbington, Nr Peteborough
Tel: 01780 784444


Forests

Top Lodge, Fineshade Woods
Top Lodge, Fineshade, Nr Corby, Northamptonshire, NN17 3BB
Tel: 01780 444920

Salcey Forest
Forest Road, Hartwell,Northamptonshire, NN7 2HX
Tel: 01780 444920


Country Parks

East Carlton Country Park
East Carlton, Nr Market Harborough, Northants, LE16 8YF
Tel: 01536 770977

Irchester Country Park
Gypsy Lane, Little Irchester, Northants, NN29 7DL
Tel: 01933 276866

Fermyn Woods Country Park
Lyveden Road, Brigstock, Northants, NN14 3HS
Tel: 01536 373625

Barnwell Country Park
Barnwell Road, Oundle, Northants, PE8 5PB
Tel: 01832 273435


Other Outdoor Attractions

Stanwick Lakes
A unique wooden adventure playground with climbing towers, giant slides, sand and water play. Located off the Stanwick roundabout on the A45
Tel: 01933 625522 

Wistow Maze
A giant 8 acre maize maze with a fun quiz trail hidden amongst 3 miles of paths, with high level bridges & towers. 
Includes Activity Funyard full of mini mazes & games for all ages. New theme & design each year.
Opposite Wistow Rural Centre with café, garden centre, model village (with trains), art gallery and numerous shops. 

Opens Sat 18th July to Sun 6th September (daily), then weekends only until Sun 20th Sept 2015.
Kibworth Road, Wistow, Nr. Market Harborough, Leics, LE8 0QF
Tel: 07884 403889
www.wistow.com

Corby Boating Lake
Cottingham Road, Corby, Northants, LE16 8YF
Tel: 01536 203700

Towcester Racecourse
National Hunt Racecourse which hosts 17 race meetings a year including: an Easter Sunday Family Fun Day, Winter Beer Festival and springtime Ladies evening. Conferences, exhibitions, private parties and weddings are all accommodated at this jewel in the Northamptonshire countryside.
London Road, Towcester, Northants, NN12 6LB
Tel: 01327 353414
www.towcester-racecourse.co.uk