The Trent Valley Way Walk
passes the door following the River Trent and the National
Byway cycle route is nearby.
Adventure Land is brilliant for younger children offering good
value for a family day out for children of all ages (3miles) www.sundownadventureland.co.uk.
Hood's 'Major Oak' is nearby in Sherwood Forest with an
exciting Visitor Centre new for 2019. It also features a 'Go
Ape' course amongst many other activities on offer. (20mins)
The National Trust Clumber Park is the largest park in
Europe and with a beautiful lake is a walkers paradise. The
gardens hold the national collection of rhubarb, tea room,
garden centre & shop.
The Mayflower Pilgrims originated from the area with two key
leaders from Sturton just 3 miles away. The Mayflower
Pilgrim Museum tells the story and is part of a tourist
centre with an art gallery, tourist information, arts &
crafts from over 140 local people. There's a children's
trail and dressing up. There is a self guided tour of
Pilgrim venues available at the Centre.
Gainsborough Hall is an impressive Tudor Hall and is also
associated with the Pilgrim story. (15mins)
Lincoln is close (15mins) across the toll bridge.
Here you will find a wealth of history with Castles,
Cathedrals, Steep Streets and Museums. It is an
excellent shopping paradise with unusual and unique
shops selling everything from fabrics to wines, second
hand books and prints to clothes. The nightlife is good
with clubs, pubs and restaurants as well as theatres,
cinemas, football and an indoor play centre for
holiday accommodation near Lincoln, Lincolnshire.
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