Well over one million trees have now been planted to create the Forest of Burnley an ideal place for walkers, cyclists, horse riders and outfdoor enthusiasts to enjoy beautiful scenery and fresh air.
Jacobean manor house with beautiful period rooms, located in woodlands on the banks of the River Calder. Home to one the finest collection of textiles in the country.
At 127-miles long the Leeds and Liverpool Canal is thought to be one of the finest canals in England. The Burnley section includes the Straight Mile, one of the seven wonders of the British Canal system.
Outdoor Elements is a team building and outdoor activity centre set within a 7-acre woodland in Simonstone, Nr. Burnley and offers activities from bushcraft and archery to high rope activities and a 300-foot zip line. Perfect for birthday parties and team building events.
From Gawthorpe Hall on the banks of the River Calder to Memorial Park at the top of the town with its woodland and riverside walks, Padiham offers visitors plenty of surprises and is a great place to visit.
Located in Padiham town centre Padiham Leisure Centre has a swimming pool, fitness suite and health suite with sauna and steam room.
It’s lovely to take a breather from the hustle and bustle of the modern world, whether you want to stretch your legs at lunch-time, take the children somewhere they can let off steam or simply walk the dog, Burnley’s parks and gardens are just the ticket.