Visitor information and facilities - Brixworth Country Park

​Brixworth Country Park is our newest park with a view over the Pitsford Reservoir

Brixworth Country Park is open all day, every day with free admission.

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​How to get there

Brixworth Country Park

Northampton Road
Northampton
Northamptonshire
NN6 9DG

Contact details 

Telephone 0300 126 5932

Email brixworth@firstforwellbeing.co.uk

I am travelling by:

  • Car - Follow the brown and white signs. The park is located off of the A508 roundabout near Brixworth village.
  • Bus - A regular bus service stops on the A508 roundabout, approximately half a mile from the park entrance.
  • Bicycle- Three quarters of a mile from Sustrans National Cycle Network Route 6 (Brampton Valley Way).

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The Willow Tree cafe opening times 

Monday to Friday

10am to 5pm (hot and fresh food is served until 2:30pm)

Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays

10am to 5:30pm (hot and fresh food is served until 3pm)

Toilet opening times

The new refurbished toilets are now open.

Fully accessible changing place toilets are available.

Day and term​Opening times
​May to July
Monday to Friday
​9am to 5pm
May to October
Weekends
​9am to 7pm
​School summer holidays
Daily
​9am to 7pm
​September to end of October half term
Monday to Friday
9am to 5pm
​October to March
Daily           
​9am to 4pm
​Christmas Day​Closed

Dog walking

We provide a pleasant dog friendly environment with areas where your dog is allowed off a lead (under control). Dogs are not permitted in the play areas.

We provide dog bins in several places that are easily accessible.

Fishing

For fishing information and policies at Pitsford Reservoir visit Anglian Water.

Sailing

For sailing information and policies at Pitsford Reservoir visit Northampton Sailing Club.

Rutland Cycling

You can hire bikes from Rutland Cycling which is based in Brixworth Country Park.

Opening times

Monday to Saturday - 9am to 5.30pm

Sunday - 9am to 5pm

​Access for all

We aim to ensure that everyone, irrespective of age, ability or background, feels welcome at our country parks and has an equal opportunity to discover, enjoy and benefit from them.

Our country parks are safe and have managed areas with sign posted trails. There are well maintained surfaced paths and plenty of seating.

Blue badge holder parking is available situated near to accessible toilets. Pay and display charges apply.

Electric mobility buggies are available for hire at Brixworth Country Park.

Two specialist bicycles are available at Brixworth Country Park if booked in advance.​

There is a specialist wheelchair bike available for hire at Brixworth Country Park. The bike is designed so that a disabled passenger can sit in the front and the operator pedals from behind.

The cost to hire the bike is £5 for up to two hours.

Brixworth Country Park

Brixworth Country Park

about 3 days ago

Brixworth Country Park's cover photo

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Brixworth Country Park

Brixworth Country Park

about 11 days ago

Photos from Brixworth Country Park's post

Lots of exciting finds during Underwater World this morning! Newts, dragonfly larvae, pond skaters and water boatmen have all been found so far!

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Brixworth Country Park

Brixworth Country Park

about 11 days ago

Mocktails in the Park

This summer, First for Wellbeing we will be offering some Mocktail tasters across three country parks between 11am and 2pm each day. At each mocktail...

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Brixworth Country Park

Brixworth Country Park

about 12 days ago

Naturally Playful

Join our education ranger, Helen, in some 'naturally playful' activities including, quizzes, den building, nature hunts, and much more. Two sessions ...

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Brixworth Country Park

Brixworth Country Park

about 12 days ago

Photos from Brixworth Country Park's post

Sadly, this memorial bench on the meadow by the playground has been the target of another arson attack. The vandalism took place between 5pm on Sunday...

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Brixworth Country Park

Brixworth Country Park

about 13 days ago

A group of Harley Davidson enthusiasts visted the park this afternoon. They called us a few days in advance to check it was ok to turn up with almost...

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