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Ferry Meadows Country Park, Peterborough

Categories: Nature & Parks
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4.4/5 based on 900+ reviews on the web
Ferry Meadows Country Park, the focal point of Nene Park, is less than 3 mi (4.8 km) from Peterborough's city center. Enjoy bird watching and horse riding amongst the meadows, lakes, and woodland. Try the hydrosphere (water zorbing), geocaching (a form of treasure hunt), orienteering, and Segway tours and be sure to jump aboard The Captains Folly boat trip. There are three play areas and miniature railway for the kids, while golf enthusiasts can take a swing on the 12-hole putt-putt or the 18-hole golf course. Relax at one of the cafes and restaurants or opt for a barbecue or picnic. Free children's “Discover Nature Packs” are available from the visitor center and apps can be downloaded from the website. Check the events and activity program in advance. Camping sites available. To visit Ferry Meadows Country Park and get the most from your holiday in Peterborough, create itinerary details personal to you using our Peterborough family vacation planner.
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  • We really enjoy spending time at Ferry Meadows, great for family time, to walk the dog, explore with kids or enjoy a quiet walk around the lakes alone or as a couple. It is clean, there are nice kids ...  read more »
  • i regularly walk the top half of the lake, a tad prone to flooding, but lovely. coffee at the marina cafe after. lots of things for kids to do here, play parks, mini train. 
  • Over Bank holiday, my family visited with their son and a foster girl. Ferry Meadows is amazing for little ones. A huge swan pedalo, paddling in the lake, playing in a gated play are which looked like...  read more »
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