Outdoors & Nature in Lincolnshire

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Barton Clay Pits Visitor Centre, Barton-upon-Humber, Lincolnshire

Barton Clay Pits Visitor Centre, Barton-upon-Humber

The Barton Clay Pits once supplied clay for thriving brick and tile-making industries have now been flooded and transformed into a nature reserve. The Clay Pits Nature Reserve covers a 5 mile area along the Humber bank offering attractive walks and opportunities to view local wildlife, especially...

Coronation Channel, Spalding, Lincolnshire

Coronation Channel, Spalding

The Coronation Channel flows north from Crowland, through Spalding and out to the Wash. Land in Spalding had been reclaimed from the wetlands mediaeval times. Consequently, Spalding was subject to frequent flooding. The Coronation Channel diverts the excess waters around Spalding and ended the flood...

Bottesford Beck, Bottesford, Lincolnshire

Bottesford Beck, Bottesford

Bottesford Beck is a fast-flowing stream with grassy banks and birch trees. It flows to the Trent and is a wonderful spot for walking. Years ago it was heavily polluted with outflow from Scunthorpe steelworks but this is now vastly improved. The Trent lies to the west, with a boundary line app...

Atkinsons' Warren Local Nature Reserve, Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire

Atkinsons' Warren Local Nature Reserve, Scunthorpe

A delightful area of rural woods with wide open grassland. There is a mix of habitats including a variety of wildlife and developing trees. It is an ideal spot for walks and relaxation. Follow the link below for further information.

21 Mile Poacher Country Cycle Route, Horncastle, Lincolnshire

21 Mile Poacher Country Cycle Route, Horncastle

For something easier on the legs, there is no shortage of circular day rides to be found in Lincolnshire. Horncastle is a market town in the East Lindsey district of the county, set within valleys and winding streams, sweeping beautiful countryside. Please visit the link below for content that...

Sawcliffe Hill Nature Reserve, Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire

Sawcliffe Hill Nature Reserve, Scunthorpe

This nature reserve covers 14.3 hectares of reclaimed iron stone mining land. There is fenced in woodland, pathways, open rides and areas provided for picnics. It is a quiet location on the outskirts of Scunthorpe and a particular point offers stunning views across the city. The...

Brumby Wood Local Nature Reserve, Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire

Brumby Wood Local Nature Reserve, Scunthorpe

Brumby Wood is an ancient semi-natural woodland. There are 12.2 hectares, divided across the Kingsway road, filled with various plants and in places, a good growth of scrub and brambles, especially on the eastern side of the road where the canopy is more open. The ground fl...

ARK Wildlife Park, Stickney, Lincolnshire

ARK Wildlife Park, Stickney

Set in 10 acres of beautiful Lincolnshire countryside, ARK wildlife park offers a wide range of animals, offering visitors the chance to get up close with stunning exotic mammal species, amazing reptiles and some familiar friends. Every day visitors will have the opportunity to come face to face...

Bourne Woods, Bourne, Lincolnshire

Bourne Woods, Bourne

Bourne Wood is a quiet ancient woodland with mixed conifers and semi-natural broadleaf trees. Bourne Woods is also part of Kesteven Forest.

Springfields Festival Gardens, Spalding, Lincolnshire

Springfields Festival Gardens, Spalding

The Springfields Festival Gardens are a beautifully landscaped area, featuring Chelsea-style celebrity showcase gardens, including designs by Charlie Dimmock, Chris Beardshaw, Kim Wilde and Steven Woodhams, and a spectacular Japanese Garden by Sansui Design.The gardens are continually managed by the...

Cowbit Wash, Cowbit, Lincolnshire

Cowbit Wash, Cowbit

Cowbit Wash lies to the west of the village and extends north-south for 8 miles. It was a flood plain for the River Welland, separated from the village by an earth bank that carries an unclassified road. Previously the Welland overflowed regularly with the water freezing in wintertime. A relie...

Sutton on Sea Beach, Sutton on Sea, Lincolnshire

Sutton on Sea Beach, Sutton on Sea

Sutton on Sea is a small coastal village and civil parish in the East Lindsey district of the county. It is situated at the junction of the A52 and A1111 roads, 6 miles (10 km) north-east from Alford and 2 miles (3.2 km) south from Mablethorpe.With easy access from the town, the beach is spacious, c...

Gibraltar Point National Nature Reserve, Skegness, Lincolnshire

Gibraltar Point National Nature Reserve, Skegness

Gibraltar Point is an area of some 430 hectares comprising sandy and muddy seashores, sand-dunes, saltmarshes and freshwater habitats. It extends some 3 miles along the Lincolnshire coast line and contains an incredible range of plant life: Cowslips, Pyramidal Orchids, Meadow Saxifrage and many othe...

Martin & Metheringham Barff Walk, Metheringham, Lincolnshire

Martin & Metheringham Barff Walk, Metheringham

Taking in the stunning views over the fens this walk begins in the North Kesteven village of Martin. Whilst exploring the beautiful countryside you will pass the old RAF Metheringham site. The walk is a distance of 6.3 miles or 10.1km. Please visit the link below for further informatio...

Culverthorpe Walks, Culverthorpe, Lincolnshire

Culverthorpe Walks, Culverthorpe

A delightful 3.3 mile walk through lovely countryside and peaceful villages. There are some wonderful views of at least ten churches if you keep to the route. Please visit the website below for further information and content that can be downloaded.