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Parks, Open Spaces and Waterways in Lincoln
Enjoy the great outdoors

Boat tours, nature parks, beautiful commons and flowing rivers

View of West Common

Parks, Open Spaces and Waterways in Lincoln
Enjoy the great outdoors

Boat tours, nature parks, beautiful commons and flowing rivers

View of Brayford Waterfront

Parks, Open Spaces and Waterways in Lincoln
Enjoy the great outdoors

Boat tours, nature parks, beautiful commons and flowing rivers

View of Whisby Nature Park

Explore the great outdoors in Lincoln's City Centre and surrounding countryside.

With hundreds of acres of picturesque landscapes, Lincolnshire is perfect for those Sunday afternoon walks. 

Discover the world of wildlife at the Natural World Centre in Whisby Nature Park and walk through the woods and around the lakes. 

Only a short distance from Lincoln's High Street you can enjoy the beautiful gardens, lakes and fountains at Lincoln Arboretum. The Grade II historical park is the perfect place for a picnic. 

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Cathedral Quarter, City of Lincoln

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Lincoln Castle

Discover a world of rich history at Lincoln Castle, dating back to 1068 and home to one of only four surviving copies of Magna Carta.

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21-30 miles from Lincoln, Villages & Countryside

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Cliff Edge Cycle Hire

Hire a bike for the whole family in Grantham's Wyndham Park for access to Belton House, Belvoir Castle, and the South Lincolnshire countryside.

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3-10 miles from Lincoln, 11-20 miles from Lincoln, 21-30 miles from Lincoln, 31 miles+ from Lincoln, Villages & Countryside

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Greenspaces Tours

Day trips, tours, and mini-breaks across Lincolnshire: off the beaten track with a superb selection of natural history and beauty.

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3-10 miles from Lincoln, Villages & Countryside

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Hartsholme Country Park

Covering more than 200 acres, Hartsholme Country Park is a stunning open space to the south of the city. Visitors can enjoy walks and cycle rides through the lakes and ornamental grounds and lots of wildlife watching.

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11-20 miles from Lincoln, Villages & Countryside

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Hill Holt Wood

A beautiful 34-acre woodland open daily 'til sunset boasting a wide variety of wildlife and abundant wildflowers, with several well-marked walks around the site.

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City of Lincoln, Lincoln Suburbs

Boultham Park

Boultham Park

Take a walk around Boultham Park's lake, play in the children's playground or enjoy the annual fair just south of Lincoln city centre.

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Brayford Waterfront, City of Lincoln, 3-10 miles from Lincoln, Villages & Countryside

Georgie Twigg Track

Georgie Twigg Track

Off-road cycle route between Lincoln and Doddington Hall named after Lincoln-born, Olympic gold medalist Georgie Twigg MBE.

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Cathedral Quarter

John Dawber Garden

John Dawber Garden

A secret walled garden found in The Lawn complex in Lincoln's Cathedral Quarter, featuring a Moon Gate.

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Cultural Quarter, City of Lincoln

Lincoln Arboretum

Lincoln Arboretum

The Arboretum is a park of Grade II historical importance, containing beautiful gardens, lakes, fountains and a children's play area.

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