In this section: 360 Play Aquatic Playground Bekonscot Model Village Bletchley Park Buckinghamshire Railway Bucks Goat Centre Animal Farm Duxford -Imperial War Museum Emberton Country Park English School of Falconry Gulliver's Dinosaur & Farm Gulliver's Land Irchester Country Park Laser Zone Lavendon Narrow Guage Railway Leighton Buzzard Railway Longholme Boating Lake Marston Vale Mead Open Farm Planet Ice Rookery Open Farm Salcey Forest Shuttleworth Collection Stanwick Lakes Stockwood Discovery Centre Stoke Bruerne/Grand Union Canal The Parks Trust Thrift Farm Thurleigh Farm Where Kids Play/Activity land Whipsnade (ZSL) Wicksteed Park Woburn Safari Park Woodside Animal Farm
Emberton Country Park
Emberton Country Park next to Olney offers 200 acres of parkland and lakes where day visitors can enjoy peace and relaxation. And all within a mile of Olney.
There are childrens play areas, a conservation area, sailing club and picnic areas.
Emberton Country Park offers easy cycling for children & ducks on the lakes. It has easy walks and cycle routes within a mile of Olney. Many footpaths link in to it.
There is also a 22 km (13 mile) circular route which covers Emberton - Harrold - Carlton - Turvey - Newton Blossomville.
Another route of 10 km (6 miles) on a circular route from Emberton to Petsoe, Chicheley, Sherrington and back to Emberton. Both are listed here The Ordnance Survey Landranger map for Northampton & Milton Keynes (sheet 152) covers the area with a scale of 1:50 000. OS Explorer map is for Newport Pagnell & Northampton South (Sheet 207) offers the scale 1:25 000.
Opening hours:Camping Season
1st April – 31st October
9.00am – 5.00pm Daily
1st November – 31st March
Saturdays & Sundays 10.30am – 2.30pm
Mondays – Fridays Closed
Free entry on foot, but pay to park (£4) in summer.