Country Parks

Sherwood Forest Country Park

Once home to the legendary outlaw Robin Hood, this 450 acre country park contains some of the oldest trees in Europe including the world-famous Major Oak.

Rufford Abbey Country Park

Take a stroll around 150 acres of tranquil woodland, stop by the lake, 12th century abbey, children’s Play Village, gardens and more. 

Holme Pierrepont Country Park

Home to the National Water Sports Centre offering a wide range of adventure activities, set in 270 acres of beautiful countryside, lakes and nature trails. 

Bestwood Country Park

Offers 650 acres of open green space with a rich industrial heritage and varying wildlife habitats to explore. 

Cotgrave Country Park

Lose yourself in this peaceful setting of woodland, wetland and lakes with 5km of paths and trails to discover on foot or by bike. 

Other Country Parks

There are a number of parks run by others organisations across the county for you to enjoy. 

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