Electric Boat Trips

Adrian Oates

Enjoy a tranquil trip around Overton Lake and onto the River Nene on our electrically-powered passenger boat. The 45 minute pre-bookable trips will depart during the Easter school holidays from the Visitor Centre Jetty at 11am, 12noon, 2pm, and 3pm Tickets are £8 per person, under 3yrs go free Disclaimer: We reserve the right to cancel a trip at any … Read More

Pay and Play Hire

Adrian Oates

Boat and cycle hire is available at Nene Outdoors every day during the Easter School holidays. Will you try something new or do you have a favourite boat to enjoy the lake? Suitable for: all ages – age restrictions of 8yrs+ apply for children in a boat on their own and other restrictions may apply depending on weather / wind conditions.

Nature Tots

Adrian Oates

For parents and age 2-4 year old tots exploring nature through the seasons. Take an Education Ranger led themed walk followed by a craft activity. Sessions are held at each park during term time.

Nature Tots

Adrian Oates

March theme: Spring. Age:  2yrs+ Cost: £4.00 Times: 10am-11.30am Meeting Point: Outside the Discovery Den Adults may bring up to two paying children.  All children attending, need to have a booked place. Maximum of 1 adult per booking.  We now also have a private Facebook group that you can request to join where you can find information and engage with the group  https://www.facebook.com/groups/neneparknaturetots/

Nature Tots

Adrian Oates

For parents and age 2-4 year old tots exploring nature through the seasons. Take an Education Ranger led themed walk followed by a craft activity. Sessions are held at each park during term time.

Nene Wetlands Wildlife Wander

Adrian Oates

Join one of our knowledgeable volunteers and explore our biggest Northamptonshire nature reserve, the Nene Wetlands. The walk may include (weather permitting) a visit to Wilson’s Pits, a stunning area of lakes, meadows and reed beds which is usually inaccessible to the public to protect its sensitive wildlife inhabitants. Binoculars will be available to borrow for the duration of the … Read More

Winter Walk to Kings Cliffe’s Millennium Wood

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Wrap up warm and put on your boots! Join Charles Tomalin for a guided walk to some of the village’s wild places including Millennium Wood and the Old Railway line This is one of  a series of free guided walks being organised by a new project – Rockingham Forest Vision.  Kings Cliffe has always been one of the most important … Read More

Nature Tots

Adrian Oates

For parents and age 2-4 year old tots exploring nature through the seasons. Take an Education Ranger led themed walk followed by a craft activity. Sessions are held at each park during term time.

Wild n Woody

Adrian Oates

Our Wild n Woody sessions are for pre-school children aged 2yrs upwards. Wild n Woody offers an inspirational outdoor experience for your child over a 6 week programme with activities including mud kitchen, den building, bug hunting, basic tool use, camp fire and much more!

Mrs MacHadson’s Home School for the Inquisitive and Wild

Adrian Oates

These ranger led sessions for home educated children and their parents will encourage exploring, questioning and learning using the parks natural materials and surroundings. Each session will focus on a key learning area which directly links to the curriculum. Focus will be KS 2 however learning can be adapted.