Visitor information and facilities - Fermyn Woods Country Park

Opening times

Fermyn Woods Country Park is open all day, every day with free admission. However, the cafe and toilets have separate opening times.

Parking

  • Parking costs and passes
  • Height barriers in place (coach access by arrangement only)
  • Parking is always available but not in all areas of the park

Toilet opening times

  • April to October: 9am to 5pm
  • November to March: 9am to 4pm
  • Christmas Day and New Year's Day: Closed

Skylark cafe

Normal opening times

​Term​Opening times
​March to 4 November
Weekdays
​10:30am to 4:45pm
March to 4 November
Weekends
​10:30am to 4:45pm
5 November to February
Weekdays
11am to 3:00pm​

5 November to February
Weekends

Closed from 2pm on 24 December until 11am on 2 January

​10:30am to 4pm

 

 

How to get there

Fermyn Woods Country Park
Lyveden Road
Brigstock
Kettering
NN14 3HS

Contact details 

Telephone 0300 126 5933

Email fermyn@northamptonshire.gov.uk

I am travelling by:

  • Car - Follow the brown and white signs off of the A6116 - Brigstock bypass
  • Bus - There are regular bus services to and from Brigstock village, which is approximately a quarter of a mile from the park entrance
  • Bicycle - There is a designated cycle route from Corby to Brigstock village and the Country Park

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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 area.

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

Outdoor shelter for hire

Our open sided wooden shelter at Fermyn Woods Country Park is available to hire at £8.00 per hour. The shelter is suitable for parties, schools events and groups.

Visit the meeting rooms page for more information.

​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.

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