Colne Valley Park
The Colne Valley Park covers over 40 square miles and is the first real taste of countryside to the west of London. The Valley hosts a mosaic of farmland, woodland and water with 200 miles of river and canal and over 60 lakes. It is also a living, working environment, providing employment and homes for many people as well as being a haven for wildlife.
There are so many things to see in the Colne Valley Park. Below is a selection of some fantastic places to get you started, many of them free to the public and open all year.
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