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Ferry Meadows Country Park, Peterborough

(4.4/5 based on 1,000+ 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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  • Great place to visit with loads to do from cycling, windsurfing, and walking to having a nice meal. Have a walk around the many nature trails.  more »
  • Nice views and fab for the kids. Clean and nice cafe lovely parks and great for walks with or without dogs  more »
  • This place can be as expensive or as cheap as you like. Great for a picnic in the summer but also has two good cafés one very recently renovated. As for entertainment there are lots of walks but also ...  more »