For a comprehensive trails listing in the area and throughout Derbyshire please visit the Peak District and Derbyshire website. The trails allow you to explore the countryside by foot, bicycle or horse, with many of them following disused railway lines, so providing easy walking and riding, and offering access for all ages and abilities.
The district also boasts a wealth of county lanes perfect for cycling on, you could even join the local Bolsover and District Cycling Club.
We have a number of ponds in the District where you can go and fish. These are listed below:
- Carr Ponds, Hardwick
- Carr Vale Ponds, Carr Vale, Bolsover
- Great Pond and Millers Pond, Hardwick Hall
- Harlesthorpe Dam Fishery, Clowne
- Row Ponds, Hardwick Hall
- Shirebrook Pond is located at the back of Shirebrook Leisure Centre. Season tickets and day passes are available to everyone. Please telephone 01623 748313 for more information.
Jog Derbyshire is an established network of community based jogging groups through which anyone who is new to jogging, or has not run for a long time can be guided through a series of gentle walking and jogging programmes led by a qualified Jog Leader. There are several jogging networks already established in Bolsover District, with new groups emerging all the time. For more information go to http://www.derbyshiresport.co.uk/jog-derbyshire
There are many parks, playgrounds and recreation grounds throughout the district. Some are council owned, others are parish or town council owned.
All are free to use and have excellent facilities. The playgrounds we maintain are checked every month that they are in a good, safe condition. Please contact us if you find any problems with one of our areas.
You can view our parks and playgrounds by clicking on the Find My.. button at the top of this page.