The 6 Best Nature & Parks in Knutsford, England

April 5, 2022 Lean Nau

Knutsford (/ˈnʌtsfərd/) is a town in Cheshire, England, 14 miles (23 km) south-west of Manchester and 9 miles (14 km) north-west of Macclesfield. The population of the town at the 2011 Census was 13,191.
Restaurants in Knutsford

1. Gauntlet Birds of Prey

Manchester Road Next to Fryer's Rose Nursery and Garden Centre, Knutsford WA16 0SX England +44 1565 754419 [email protected] http://www.gauntlet.info/
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5.0 based on 556 reviews

Gauntlet Birds of Prey

Gauntlet, Eagle & Vulture park is the largest bird of prey park in the Northwest of England. With over 120 birds of prey, ranging from the smallest owls to the worlds largest eagle and Vultures it really is a haven for animal lovers. Gauntlet has two daily shows at 12.30 and 3 during the months March-Oct and during the winter months weekends only. As well as our two daily displays we have vulture feeding and meet & greet. We have a large children's play area with plenty of room for picnics. We are on the same site as Fryers garden centre and you can leave at anytime and come back for our displays. For those wishing to get closer we have bird of prey experiences which are run 7 days a week throughout the year. This gives people the opportunity to handle and fly the birds.

Reviewed By TRACY632013 - Belper, United Kingdom

We visited the park with my elderly parents and two young grand children aged 6 and 11. We all had a wonderful experience with Meet and Greet sessions , the Vulture experience and the wonderful flying experience at the end of the day when over 30 birds gave an awe inspiring display set to music. What a great day out and very reasonable. We had a snack type lunch and coffees from the little cafe area but my daughter and partner along with their children went to the Garden Centre next door as they are gluten free. The birds are well looked after, well loved , staff are knowlegeable and enthuiastic. I cannot fault it at all.

2. Tree of Imagination

Broom Lane, Lower Peover, Knutsford England http://lower-peover.co.uk/lower-peovers-tree-of-imagination/
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5.0 based on 2 reviews

Tree of Imagination

3. Peover Hall & Gardens

Peover Hall Farm Peover Park, Knutsford WA16 9HW England +44 1565 632358 http://www.tattonestate.com/peover-hall/
Excellent
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4.5 based on 37 reviews

Peover Hall & Gardens

4. Tatton Park

Knutsford WA16 6QN England +44 1625 374400 [email protected] http://www.tattonpark.org.uk/
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4.0 based on 2,610 reviews

Tatton Park

Located in 1,000 acres of beautiful deer park, the former Egerton family home is open for you to explore. You're welcome to uncover centuries of history at the Medieval Old Hall and witness life above and below stairs in the Mansion. Wander at leisure through 50 acres of award-winning Gardens and take the family to meet very special rare breed animals at our working Farm. You'll love stopping off in the Stableyard where you can sit back, eat, drink, browse and buy. With over 100 events a year it's the perfect day out! For nearly 400 years the estate was the property of the Egerton family until it was bequeathed to the National Trust in 1958. Today it is financed and maintained by Cheshire East Council.

Reviewed By 413helenm - Crewe, United Kingdom

'Lovely walk around Tatton Park Gardens and parkland today, superb Japanese Garden, Italian Garden at front of house, formal gardens, woodland and aboretum, plenty of wildfowl on the lake and herds of deer to watch. Plenty of benches. Some areas (rose garden, Tower garden, maze, fernery, glasshouses /orangery) closed due to SD measures. Lovely Autumn colours. Thanks to the Marketing Department staff who helped with questions before our visit. Will return. '

5. Pickmere Lake

Knutsford WA16 0LB England
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3.5 based on 24 reviews

Pickmere Lake

Reviewed By A3303XQpaulh - Huddersfield, United Kingdom

There are step stones or lots into the lake. Not for us. Children and teens all had a go. Nice place to sit and fish, watch people and have a picnic.

6. Wallwood

King St, Knutsford England http://www.knutsfordtowncouncil.gov.uk/services/wallwood

Wallwood is a small (0.679 acres) woodland at the top of King St, near the entrance to Tatton Park. It is a perfect place to enjoy a lunch or relax in a small but perfectly formed woodland.

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