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Rufford Country Park (part)
 
LNR Type: Rural
County: Nottinghamshire
Natural England
Regional Team:
East Midlands
Year of Declaration: 2008
Declaring Authority: Nottinghamshire County Council
Area (Ha): Click here to open the site map (new window). Once displayed, click on the site to see area and other details.
Grid Reference: SK649652
Location: Ollerton, NG22 9DF
Owned by: Nottinghamshire County Council
Managed by: Nottinghamshire County Council
Link to site map: Click here to open the site map from the MAGIC web site.
How to get there: On Old Rufford Road, South of Ollerton
Visitor facilities: This varied park includes the ruins of a medieval monastery, a contemporary craft centre, gardens, woodland walks, children's play village, sculpture trail, and a lake. We have lots of special events too.
What to see: The site supports a range of aquatic, emergent and marginal species as well as semi-improved grassland, rough unimproved grassland, secondary mixed deciduous woodland, a small area of yew wood, immature planted areas and mature individual trees.

Contacts for further information and how to get involved: Conservation Team Email;conservation.en@nottscc.gov.uk59
Tel; 08449 80 80 80
Visitor Information Tel: 08449 80 80 80
Park information and mobility scooter hire: tel: 01623 821338 10.30am to 4.30pm (daily)

Website address and other links: http://www.nottinghamshire.gov.uk/enjoying/countryside/nature-reserves/rufford-country-park/

or try

www.nottinghamshire.gov.uk and search for Rufford Country Park

Last Updated: 21/01/2013
 
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