Embarking on a day of adventure at Wicksteed Park? We’re thrilled to welcome you! To ensure you make the most of your visit and soak in all the fun, we’ve compiled essential information to guide your journey.

From scenic walks to directions, here’s everything you need to know:

Opening Times

Finding Wicksteed Park

Wicksteed Park, nestled in Kettering, Northamptonshire, is a breeze to locate.
  • Sat Nav Users: Simply punch in the postcode NN15 6NJ, and you’ll be directed to our location on Barton Road in no time.

Car Park Prices

Every time you park your car at Wicksteed Park, you’re not just securing a spot for your vehicle; you’re contributing to the preservation of a cherished community space. As a charitable entity, we rely heavily on donations to maintain the park’s beauty and accessibility. The funds we receive from parking are instrumental in this endeavour. So, from the bottom of our hearts, thank you for your support.

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For Our Four-Legged Friends: Dog Guidelines

  • Leash Policy: No matter the size or temperament of your furry friend, dogs must be kept on leads at all times while in the park.
  • Clean Up: Please be responsible and clean up after your dog. It’s not just courteous; it’s essential for public health.
  • Play Areas: For the safety and comfort of all our guests, dogs are not permitted in children’s play areas. Kindly read the signs.
  • Dog Exercising Field: Looking for a place where your dog can run free? Head over to the dog exercising field located above the campsite on the far side of the park. It’s the sole area where dogs can be let off their leads.
  • Dog Walks Near Kettering: For those looking for dog-friendly trails, the area offers several scenic routes.

Park Walks

Spanning a vast 147 acres, Wicksteed Park boasts some of the most beautiful rolling parkland in the region. A haven for nature lovers, the park offers a myriad of walking trails that meander through lush greenery, serene water bodies, and picturesque landscapes.

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Ride Map

Curious to map out your adventure? Our comprehensive map of attractions provides a detailed overview of all the fun awaiting you. And for those who like to plan ahead, you can download your own copy of the map here!

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Food & Drink

From sweet treats and refreshing drinks to hearty meals, Wicksteed Park offers a culinary journey that complements its array of attractions. Each dining spot, with its unique ambiance and menu, promises a delightful experience. So, as you explore the park, let your taste buds embark on an adventure of their own!

Cycling in Wicksteed Park

  • Lake Path: Enjoy a serene cycle around the lake path either before the rides commence at 10:30am or after they wind down at 6pm. Always be mindful of pedestrians.
  • Built-Up Areas: For everyone’s safety, cycling is prohibited in built-up areas of the park.

Camping in Wicksteed Park

Why limit the joy of Wicksteed Park to just one day when you can immerse yourself in its beauty for even longer? Pack your tent, gather your BBQ essentials, and grab those comfy camping chairs. It’s time for a staycation like no other right here at Wicksteed Park!

Whether you’re here for the thrilling rides, the serene walks and lakes around Kettering, or seeking directions to Wicksteed Park, we’re committed to making your visit memorable. Enjoy your day to the fullest!

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Camping at Wicksteed Park

Get in Touch

Got questions or need further information about your visit? Our amiable team is eager to assist! Reach out through any of the methods provided on our contact page.