Set in the heart of Nottinghamshire's Sherwood Forest and farmland, Thoresby Park offers a wealth of entertainment, from leisurely walks, great food and shopping to paintball, falconry experiences and Segway tours, there really is something for everyone.
Tel: 01623 822009Visit Website
Premier outdoor tarmac karting circuit. Two separate floodlit tracks with four types of kart covering all ages and abilities.
Tel: 01623 822205Visit Website
Set in 150 acres of Sherwood Forest Adrenalin Jungle offer a wide range of adrenaline fuelled activities.
Tel: 01623 883980Visit Website
Sherwood Avenue Park
This popular town centre Green Flag awarded site on either side of Sherwood Avenue in Newark has a wide range of sports and play facilities including a children’s play area, floodlit multi-use games area, skate park, tennis courts and a bowling green.
Hawks of Steele
Family owned and run business with over 30 years experience working with birds of prey. Offering falconry courses, educational visits and wedding packages.
Tel: 01623 824440Visit Website
Eakring Meadow Nature Reserve
This site is one of the best remaining neutral grasslands in the county. The dominant grasses are sweet vernal grass, red fescue and Yorkshire fog with patches of greater pond sedge.
Tel: 0115 958 8242Visit Website
Formerly an Augustinian priory, Newstead Abbey was converted to a domestic home following the Dissolution of the Monasteries and is now best knwon as the ancestral home of Lord Byron.
Tel: 0115 876 3100Visit Website
Clumber Park is a beautiful expanse of parkland, heath and woods covering more than 3,800 acres.
Tel: 01909544917 Visit Website
Back2Basics is a unique Bush Craft experience for all ages. Back2Basics value time spent outdoors and want to offer all young people the chance to gain survival skills.
Tel: 07515 359203Visit Website
South Forest Complex
Complex in the heart of Sherwood Forest catering for weddings, parties, funerals and conferences.
Tel: 01623 823866Visit Website
Elk offers one of the largest go kart tracks in the Midlands. With the latest Biz Twin Engine 400c kart it can offer the fastest karts available to the rental kart market.
Tel: 01636 673322Visit Website
Sconce and Devon Park
Home to the historic 17th century earthwork, the Queen’s Sconce, this 14 Hectare site has a wide range of habitats to explore. Children's playground, café and events held throughout the year.
Tel: 01636 655314Visit Website
Center Parcs Sherwood Forest
Set deep in the historic Nottinghamshire countryside, Sherwood Forest is a magnificent pine forest famous for being home to the infamous Robin Hood.
Tel: 0344 826 6266Visit Website
Duke's Wood Nature Reserve
Duke's Wood and the area around it was the location of the UK's first onshore oilfield. Some of the pumps - the 'nodding donkeys' - have been restored and are sited around the wood adjacent to the trail.
Tel: 0115 958 8242Visit Website
Southwell Golf Club
A full eighteen hole course testing many a golfer. The front nine is located within the racecourse circuit itself. A well-stocked pro shop and warm, refurbished clubhouse.
Tel: 01636 813706Visit Website
Lockwell Activity Centre
4x4 off road driving, archery, assault course, crossbows, It's a Knockout, dirt buggies, rifles, quad biking and more for both adults and juniors.
Tel: 01623 883067Visit Website
Reg Taylor's Garden Centre
Set out over a 25 acre site, a place with the widest choice and most incredible beautiful things for your garden and home.
Tel: 01636 813184Visit Website
78 hectares of former colliery spoil, Vicar Water Country Park is a fantastic place to visit with something to offer to everyone including walking, cycling, wildlife watching and fishing.
Tel: 079806 10308Visit Website
One of the busiest racecourses in the country with over 50 race meetings each year on both Flat and Jumps courses. Also hosts antiques fairs, food festivals and much more.
Tel: 01636 814481Visit Website
Ferry Farm Park
Indoor and outdoor activities, lots of animals to handle, piglets, goats, rabbits etc. ready for you to meet. Delicious home cooked food in our restaurant. Plan your
Tel: 011596 64512Visit Website
Sherwood Pines Forest Park
There's regular activity trails and bikes to hire for people who want to explore the forest, or wild running trails and our red-graded Kitchener's mountain bike trail for people who really want to push themselves.
Tel: 0300 067 4340Visit Website
Sitting elegantly in formal gardens with views across pleasure grounds and an ancient deer-park, Belton is often cited as being the perfect example of an English country-house estate.
Tel: 01476 566116 Visit Website
Kelham Hall and Country Park
Kelham Hall and Country Park is a beautiful Victorian stately home located in the Trent Valley and provides a stunning background for weddings, events and family days out.
Tel: 01636 980000Visit Website
Go Ape Sherwood Pines
Set in over 3000 acres of stunning woodland, Go-Ape and Sherwood pines is a fantastic and inspiring place to experience the outdoors.
Tel: 0845 094 9698Visit Website
Sherwood Forest Off-Piste
The true Sherwood experience, guided walks through the heart of the forest. Walks take place Thursdays to Sundays, starting at 11am from outside the Sherwood Forest Visitor Centre. Evening walks available on Wednesdays from 6.30pm, June to August. Walks are 3-4 miles. £5 per adult, £2.50 per child. Booking is essential.
Tel: 07506 594531Visit Website
A 40-acre family theme park and water park in Farnsfield, Nottinghamshire, England. The park includes two large indoor play centres, a farm and a water park.
Tel: 01623 882773Visit Website
White Post Farm
Free range fun for all the family at White Post Farm! The farm's open all year round - perfect for family days out, school trips and birthday parties. Meet the animals, zoom around on go-karts, catch a seasonal show, do a little shopping or even pick up a new pet!
Tel: 01623 882977Visit Website
Walesby Forest Outdoor Adventure Activities Centre
An outdoor educational activity centre with over 40 adventure activities and accommodation in its extensive forest woodlands and 250 acres of natural forest.
Tel: 01623 860202Visit Website
Rufford Abbey Country Park
Enjoy a relaxing and fun day out at our beautiful 150 acre park, set around the ruins of a 12th Century Abbey.
Tel: 01623 821338Visit Website
Riverside Park is the venue for a wide range of events, from music concerts to food fairs, funfairs to duck races and also contains a number of pieces of public art including a gnomon sundial.
A family owned, touring caravan and camping site set in 90 acres of parkland with numerous fishing lakes. Close to Newark town centre and other local attractions.
Tel: 01636 605088Visit Website
Besthorpe Nature Reserve
Part of a major gravel extraction site; home to a variety of birds. A great example of how former industrial sites can have a new lease of life as havens for wildlife.
Tel: 0115 958 8242Visit Website
Sherwood Forest & RSPB Visitor Centre
A landmark thousands of years in the making, alive with nature, history and folklore and its all yours to explore, from its ancient oaks and legendary characters, to the work of the RSPB, protecting the forest today. Play, discover and leave with tales of your own, inspired by 420 hectares of beautiful, precious, unique woodland.
Tel: 01623 824643Visit Website
The Courtyard at Welbeck
Visit the Courtyard at Welbeck for great food, great art and great shopping. Enjoy artisan food from the award-winning Welbeck Farm Shop, contemporary exhibitions at The Harley Gallery and Welbeck’s historic Portland Collection.
Tel: 01909 500211Visit Website
Newark Golf Club
As a visitor to Newark Golf Club you will be made very welcome and we hope that you enjoy the wonderful flat course, clubhouse and practice facilities, some of the best in the area!
Tel: 01636 626282 Visit Website
Southwell Potwell Dykes Grasslands
The grasslands are a series of small wetland meadows owned by Southwell Minster which are now being managed as traditional hay meadows.
Tel: 01636 817285View PDF
A family run, soft play centre and party venue offering value for money whist still keeping its standards high.
Tel: 01636 611122Visit Website