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  1. This is one of over 1,000 woods across the UK cared for by the Woodland Trust. Lady Mabel's Wood is a 65 acre woodland close to the centre of Wigan and next to Haigh Hall Country Park. The site came into Woodland Trust ownership in…
  2. The Leyland Park is a beautiful and well kept small park with facilities including playing fields, playground, bandstand, tennis courts and football pitches.  
    Park RoadHindleyWIGANWN2 3RX
  3. Lilford Park was originally created in 1885 on 9 acres of land, in later years this was extended to over 51 acres. The extension included a large area of Bedford Wood and additional fields. The park includes a play area for all children aged 12…
    The AvenueLEIGHWN7 1JB
  4. Low Hall (LNR) is located right next to Amberswood and, although smaller, is also a very important link in the Wigan Borough wildlife corridor. It has a mixture of woodland and wetland and is rich in wildlife and habitats. The area is a haven for…
    Liverpool RoadHindleyWIGANWN2 3HN
  5. Open all year round.
    A nature reserve and coarse fishery, Orrell Water Park is open all-year round for residents, visitors and day ticket fishing. Beautiful woodland surrounds two disused reservoirs and is home to a diverse group of birds and insects, with over 100 bird species and a wide…
    Lodge RoadOrrellWIGANWN5 7AT
  6. Open all year round.
    Pennington Flashes (LNR) is part of an impressive country park. The lake and surrounding marshland are home to a diverse group of mammals, birds and insects, including 5 RSPB red listed birds and the protected water vole. The main nature reserve features a number of…
    Off St. Helens RoadLEIGHWN7 3PA
  7. Open all year round
    A pretty community park with play areas, tennis courts, bowling greens and a band stand. Events take place in the park throughout the year, including a popular Last Night of the Proms event in September.  
    St Helens RoadLEIGHWN7 3UA
  8. Scotmans Flash Activity Centre is located just outside Wigan town centre. Learn a wide range of water sports or take your skills to the next level.   Scotmans Flash Activity Centre is now under the management of Wigan Council.  Here you can take part in a…
    Sport and recreationWN3 5HJ
  9. The Three Sisters (LNR) is a wildlife wetland reserve providing the local community and visitors a gateway into the wider Wigan Flashes Nature reserve. Extensive surrounding footpaths are a haven for walkers, cyclists and horse riders. Picnic and play areas can be found on site together…
    Three Sisters Road, BrynAshton-in-MakerfieldWIGANWN4 8DD
  10. Open all year round
    From Colliery to community woodland, with large open spaces, great views, sculptures and car parking Viridor Wood is an ideal way to spend an afternoon. Linking to the Three Sisters Country Park and the Leeds and Liverpool Canal you can explore further afield from here.…
    Bolton Road, Bryn Gate,Ashton-in-MakerfieldWIGANWN4 8TJ

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