Valley and Carr Wood
Tel: 01706 356592
Nr Heywood, Rochdale
Popular rambling area through
steep wooded valleys and moorland following the course of Cheesden Brook.
Historical mill remains and varied flora and fauna.
Tel: 01457 872598
Wool Road, Dobcross, Oldham
Surrounded by dramatic Pennine
scenery the centre is situated in the heart of Saddleworth. There is a picnic
area and nature garden, information and advice available in the centre as
well as changing exhibitions and live exhibits.
Tel: 0161 793 4219
Clifton House Road, Clifton, Salford
Open: all year dawn to dusk
This park has a wide variety of
wildlife habitats set within 80 acres of countryside. There are woodlands,
open grassland, ponds, wetland areas and a lake. There is also a Visitor
Centre where you can obtain details of walks.
Tel: 0161 308 3909
John Howarth Countryside Centre, off Stannybrook Road, Failsworth, Manchester
The Park includes beautiful
woodland areas, a lake, a canal and flower filled meadows with bridleways and
footpaths that link to other countryside areas. At the visitor centre there
are exhibitions, activities for children, souvenirs and cafe.
Haigh Hall Country Park
Healey Dell Nature Reserve
Jumbles Country Park
Moses Gate Country Park
Moss Bank Park
Orrell Water Park
Tandle Hill country Park
Three Sisters Recreation Area