Rushmere Country Park, Leighton Buzzard

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The official page for Rushmere Country Park. A fabulous site for walking, cycling, horse riding and watching wildlife. Café and visitor centre and events.
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  • August 13, 2017
    The long slide is extremely dangerous. My 8 yr old flew down the slide (his first time down the slide) and landed at the bottom and was thrown forwards, crashed head first into the solid wooden fence....  more »
  • August 9, 2017
    Rushmere park has to be easily hands down one of my favourite places nearby. We love to go into the dog park where my little yorkie is able to be lead free in the safety of an enclosure, which in norm...  more »
  • August 9, 2017
    The park is a really good venue for picnics BBQs family get together, walks with the dog. It is a lovely place, not far off the beaten track. There is a £3 parking charge paid on exit, but all monies ...  more »
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  • This place was fantastic! My three and five year old loved the fairy door trail, park and all of the outdoor space. The scenery is breathtaking and extensive. The visitors centre is very informative and helpful with pleasant staff. There is plenty of parking and relevant facilities for all needs. We'll be back again very soon and this place is now on our list of fun things to do in the holidays.
  • Great day out. Lovely walks, good cafe, very dog friendly. Some bike and horse trails too. Plenty of things for kids to explore.
  • Great for a Sunday stroll. Better maps around the walk would be useful so make sure you pick up a map from the shop before you head out.
  • Beautiful location especially when the Rhododendrons are in full bloom. The tea room is an ideal place for watching the herons build their nests
  • We visited this wonderful mystery land of fairy doors and creatures, our 2yr old girl was mesmerised by the wildlife features and wood carvings along the trails. The park and woodland is huge with miles to walk, impressively large picnic area for bbq's and close to amenities for family gatherings, the grounds are very well maintained, with good parking areas. The scenary and trees are truly beautiful, with amazing views. Highly recommended place to visit!

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