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Irchester Country Park

Closed Now: 09:00 - 19:00
Open today: 09:00 - 19:00
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Good walk

Lovely area for a walk. Amenities not great, ok if you don't expect a lot. Be prepared to pay for... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
canpete123
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Wellingborough, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great day out

excellent place for anyone to have a day out. Great for dog walks, family days out and excellent... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jimeme123
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“play area”(39 reviews)
“all ages”(31 reviews)
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This former ironstone quarry has a wonderful children's play area as well as a network of long and short trails through 83 hectares of mixed woodland. The park is home to the Quarryman's Rest Cafe, Jungle Parc UK and the Irchester Narrow Gauge...more
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Gipsy Lane, Wellingborough NN29 7DL, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lovely area for a walk. Amenities not great, ok if you don't expect a lot. Be prepared to pay for parking.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank canpete123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love the odd days out here always a great place to run about and gave fun even when they have entertainment on for the young ones

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

excellent place for anyone to have a day out. Great for dog walks, family days out and excellent walks.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jimeme123
Reviewed 7 January 2019

This is a great park for walking with or without dogs. The children's play area is great, although a couple of the features are in need of repair. All weather outfits needed on wet days.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bertyv
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Great for all ages of people for walks. There are few trails which one can follow, from small to long trails.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Shashikant P
Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

"Irchie Park", as locals call it, is a great place (which you can walk to from Wellingborough) to have a refreshing walk through woods and open woodlands. It even (weekends only in Winter) has a small restaurant and adjacent large hot food van (which both...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sightseer25041966
Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

We regularly visit here with family and have a wonderful time with the children exploring the park, climbing the hills and playing on the excellent playground facilities. The cafe and takeaway unit serve drinks and snacks and the parking is reasonably charged for the facilities...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sandfairy27
Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

Always have a lovely time, picnics and play in the summer and lots of messy walks with my jack russel In all kinds of weather

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tracey R
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

A very pleasant walk to enjoy the autumn colours and convenient car parking so an enjoyable way to spend an afternoon outdoors

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank franke753
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Good for children and walkers but not a lot to do nice autumn colours at present from the mature trees easy walking

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mabel B
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Yes, as long as you use sometningnso it doesn’t burn the grass etc I’m pretty sure they have allocated spaces that have bricks there :)
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