Brixworth Country Park

Type of service:
Groups, Clubs And Activities
Address:
Northampton Road, Brixworth, Northampton, Northamptonshire NN6 9DG
Telephone number:
0300 126 5932
Service description:

Set in the heart of beautiful rural Northamptonshire, Brixworth Country Park is a national showpiece for an accessible countryside. This park offers great possibilities if you want to picnic, walk, push or cycle in woodland, meadow and stunning reservoir surroundings.
Northamptonshire County Council aim to ensure that everyone, irrespective of their age, ability, or background feels welcome in their country parks, and has an equal opportunity to discover, enjoy and benefit from them.

Available for Hire:

  • A wheelchair bike (with a disabled-seat at the front and an operator-seat at the back)
  • A Tramper (electric off-road scooter)
  • Two mobility scooters (electric on-road scooters)

Advance-booking is strongly recommended – call 0300 126 5932.

Facilities:

  • Toilets (including 'Changing Places' toilet), open 7am-7pm daily.
  • Parking - annual parking permits available.
  • Blue Badge parking areas - pay and display charges apply.
  • Motor-homes may pay and display during daytime. No overnight parking allowed.
  • Sailing sessions for people with disabilities are available (May to September). Contact Sailability on 01604 465590 for info.
  • Cycle hire via the cycle shop - call 01604 881777 for info.
  • Regular bus service stops on the A508 roundabout, approx half a mile from the park.
  • Birdwatching - call 01604 781350 for info.
  • Café - open Mon-Fri (10am-5pm) and Sat-Sun (10am-5.30pm) call 01604 889343 for info.
  • Events Calendar
  • Fishing - call 01604 781350 for info.
  • Visitor Information Booth - open 10am-4pm daily.
  • Nature Tots - Bring your toddler to the park and join a ranger-led nature walk followed by a craft session. Sessions are held once a month during term time. Booking is essential, call 07703 160878 for info.

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Cost:
Car-parking charges apply
Age range:
0 - 99 years
Opening hours:
Monday 09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00
Thursday 09:00 - 17:00
Friday 09:00 - 17:00
Saturday 09:00 - 17:00
Sunday 09:00 - 17:00
Eligibility criteria:
  • Open to everyone
Referral route:
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
20/01/2020
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