Welcome to Stanwick Lakes,
where the adventure lasts all day!

Stanwick Lakes is a unique 750acre countryside attraction and nature reserve in the heart of Northamptonshire's beautiful Nene Valley, and is widely considered to be one of the region's most imaginative outdoor activity destinations. It offers the best of both worlds: extensive play areas to keep adventurous families entertained for hours, and for nature lovers, walkers and cyclists, acres of wide open spaces and paths, where blue skies are reflected in tranquil waters.

And if the weather is less than perfect? Head indoors to the visitor centre, with its host of facilities and activities.

Stanwick Lakes is managed as a social enterprise by environmental charity, Rockingham Forest Trust, in partnership with East Northamptonshire Council.
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Walk this Way!

Come and enjoy a walk with us at Stanwick Lakes from Sunday 21st – Saturday 27th September during Walking Week. Whether you enjoy walking for health, spotting wildlife or spending time with your family, there is a walk to suit you. See the What’s On page for more information.

Please note that the visitor centre is open until 5pm every day.