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Country Parks in Leicestershire

Get outdoors, re-connect with nature, and explore the beauty of the countryside!
Woodland scene at Beacon Hill
Leicestershire County Council manages many Country Parks and green spaces. All our country parks are open every day, and admission is free, however parking charges may apply.
For more information about our country parks, visit www.leicscountryparks.org.uk


Country Parks News

Leicestershire Country Parks 2015 calendar.
The Leicestershire Country Parks 2015 calendar is now available to purchase. For further information please contact:
  • Property Services Helpdesk
  • 0116 3055000
  • propertyhelpdesk@leics.gov.uk
Children’s play area at Market Bosworth Country Park now open!
After extensive refurbishment works this spring, the play area has now been re-opened. The climbing frames, slide and swings are suitable for toddlers to 12 year olds. This is part of a suite of developments taking place at Market Bosworth Country Park which also include new surfaced tracks, interpretation boards and enhancements to the arboretum. The newly refurbished play area is sponsored by local company JJ Churchill Ltd.
Refreshments at country parks
Refreshments are available at Beacon Hill, Watermead and Market Bosworth Country Parks every Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday during the summer months between the hours of 10am and 4pm. Our suppliers provide a range of food and drink including high quality hot drinks, homemade cakes, hot dogs and bacon rolls. You may find our suppliers on site on selected days during the winter, weather permitting.
   


Contact Details

Tel: 0116 305 5000 (8.30am-5pm Mon-Thu, 8.30am-4.30pm Fri). Outside of these times, emergencies only please.
Email: countryparks@leics.gov.uk    Emails are checked weekdays only; you will not receive a response to your email at weekends or Bank Holidays.


Car Park Season Tickets

Car Park Season TicketYou could save money with a Car Park Season TIcket. Click here for more details on how to apply (valid for all Leicestershire County Council Country Parks).


Donisthorpe Woodland Park Oakthorpe Colliery Picnic Site Saltersford Valley Picnic Area Ashby Woulds Heritage Trail New Lount Nature Reserve Jubilee Wood Beacon Hill Country Park Broombriggs Farm and Windmil Hill Snibston Country Park Donington le Heath Manor House Grounds and Woodland Shenton Station and Cutting Bosworth Battlefield Country Park Market Bosworth Park Bagworth Heath Woods Sheet Hedges Wood Watermead Country Park (North) Misterton Marshes Burrough Hill Country Park Brampton Valley Way

Page Last Updated: 1 December 2014