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  1. Linacre Reservoirs

    Address:

    Woodnook Lane, Cutthorpe, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S42 7AU

    Telephone:

    01629 540696

    Type

    Type:

    Reservoir

    Chesterfield

    There are three reservoirs at Linacre, surrounded by ancient woodlands, carpeted with bluebells in spring. Birdwatchers may spot nuthatches, flycatchers and woodpeckers. The site is open for walking and cycling. Parking fees apply.

  2. Pleasley Pit Country Park and Mining Museum

    Address:

    Pit Lane, Pleasley, Mansfield, NG19 7PH

    Telephone:

    01246 866960

    Type

    Type:

    Country Park

    Pleasley

    A reclaimed colliery site now offering opportunities for nature lovers to see record numbers of different species. The park has a wide variety of habitats including wetland, grassland, plantations and open water. In dramatic contrast to the...

  3. Chesterfield Canal

    Address:

    Hollingwood Hub, 22 Works Road, Hollingwood, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S43 2PF

    Telephone:

    01246 434762

    Type

    Type:

    Canal

    Hollingwood, Chesterfield

    Chesterfield Canal was surveyed by James Brindley and opened in 1777. The collapse of the Norwood Tunnel cut off the section of the Canal from Chesterfied but the Trust is working hard to restore this section. Narrowboat cruises are available.

  4. Grassmoor Country Park

    Address:

    Birkin Lane, Grassmoor, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S42 5BP

    Telephone:

    01629 533190

    Type

    Type:

    Country Park

    Chesterfield

    Grassmoor Country Park sits at the northern end of the Five Pits Trail. It’s a great place for walking, cycling or horse riding and a perfect place for a picnic. It’s mostly on level ground with surfaced tracks for easier access.

  5. Holmebrook Valley Country Park

    Address:

    Water Meadow Lane, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41 8XP

    Telephone:

    01246 345123

    Type

    Type:

    Country Park

    Chesterfield

    The largest park in Chesterfield with fishing lake and wildflower meadows. There are play areas for children, cycle paths and footpaths through and around the park as well as an orienteering route and mountain bike course. The café offers homemade...

  6. Peter Fidler Nature Reserve

    Address:

    Riverside Way, Bolsover, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S44 6GA

    Telephone:

    08456 058 058

    Type

    Type:

    Nature Reserve

    Chesterfield

    Named after the famous North American explorer and chief surveyor for the Hudson Bay Company, Peter Fidler, who wwas born in Bolsover in 1769, the Reserve includes picnic areas, new pathways and viewpoints overlooking the Doe Lea Valley.

  7. Hollingwood Hub

    Address:

    22 Works Road, Hollingwood, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S43 2PF

    Telephone:

    01246 477569

    Type

    Type:

    Canal

    Chesterfield

    Hollingwood Hub houses the offices of the Canal Trust in the old Hollingwood Lock House and also includes Katey's Coffee Shop and a Meeting Room, which is available for hire.

  8. Carr Vale Flash Nature Reserve

    Address:

    Riverside Way, Bolsover, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S44 6GA

    Telephone:

    01773 881188

    Type

    Type:

    Nature Reserve

    Chesterfield

    Carr Vale Nature Reserve is owned and managed by the Derbyshire Wildlife Trust and is the best wetlands site in the East Midlands for birdwatching. It can be accessed from the Stockley Trail or from the Peter Fidler Reserve next door.

  9. Poolsbrook Country Park

    Address:

    Pavilion Drive, Staveley, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S43 3WL

    Telephone:

    01246 345123

    Type

    Type:

    Country Park

    Chesterfield

    Poolsbrook Country Park covers 180 acres and boasts a visitor centre, children's play areas, cafe, picnic sites and four miles of trails of cycling, horse riding and walking, and lakes for angling.

  10. Poulter Country Park

    Address:

    3 Whaley Road, Langwith, Mansfield, NG20 9HS

    Telephone:

    01629 533190

    Type

    Type:

    Country Park

    Mansfield

    The country park sits on the Archaeological Way and it has well surfaced limestone paths that wander through maturing plantations and wildflower meadows. There are two waymarked trails around the park and, as you follow them, look out for Art Along...

  11. Avenue Washlands Nature Reserve

    Address:

    Mill Lane, Wingerworth, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S42 6NG

    Telephone:

    01773 881188

    Type

    Type:

    Nature Reserve

    Chesterfield

    Opened in August 2007, the Avenue Washlands has areas of reedbed, marsh, ponds and grassland, supporting a wide range of wildlife. The Trust offers stream dipping, sensory earthwalks and eco-orienteering as well as many other activities.

  12. Ogston Reservoir

    Address:

    Quarry Lane, Woolley Moor, Alfreton, Derbyshire, DE55 6FN

    Telephone:

    01246 345777/8

    Type

    Type:

    Reservoir

    Alfreton

    Ogston Reservoir is situated in beautiful Derbyshire countryside between the low-lying hills of the Amber Valley near the villages of Brackenfield, Ashover and Clay Cross. It is home to many birds and one of Britian's largest bird clubs.

  13. Brearley Park Wetlands Nature Reserve

    Address:

    May Avenue, Old Whittington, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41 9LW

    Telephone:

    01246 345777/8

    Type

    Type:

    Nature Reserve

    Chesterfield

    This Local Nature Reserve was designated because of the rare invertebrates that are found here. Brearley Wetlands is a good place to spot butterflies and migrating birds. Habitats included wet grassland, hedgerows and scrub.

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