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The Park

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The Park

Nene Park provides visitors with a range of opportunities for relaxation and recreation in a wide variety of landscapes and wildlife habitats throughout the sites.

Ferry Meadows

Ferry Meadows is the Country Park at the heart of Nene Park. The lakes, meadows, woodlands and riverside make it a favourite destination for many visitors throughout the year. Ferry Meadows offers the widest range of activities of all the sites.

Go to Ferry Meadows page

Thorpe Meadows

Home to the Sculpture Park, riverside walks and a purpose built rowing lake within a 15 minute walk of the city centre.

Go to Thorpe Meadows page

Orton Mere & Woodston Reach

Orton Mere links Ferry Meadows to Thorpe Meadows. It offers lakes, open space for recreation and a Nene Valley Railway Station.

Woodston Reach is a wooded area which offers opportunities for walking and nature viewing.

Go to Orton Mere & Woodston Reach page

The Rural Estate

The rural estate contains a network of footpaths and bridleways to explore to the west of Ferry Meadows.

Go to The Rural Estate page