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Play Area at California Country Park in Wokingham

Play Area at California Country Park in Wokingham

The brand new destination play area was opened at California Country Park in Wokingham in April 2021 and is a wonderful new facility in Berkshire for families. What's at the play area at California Country Park? The play area is a large play space which is suitable for both younger and older children. If you have been to California Country Park previously the pirate ship is still at the park, it's just had a make over and is now bright red. The play space is split into two areas - The Sensory Garden and The Wild Wood. There is an…
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Playgrounds at The Pinewood Centre

Playgrounds at The Pinewood Centre

There are two brilliant playgrounds at The Pinewood Centre in Wokingham Without - one is a wooden adventure playground set in a woodland and the other is train themed and next to the Pinewood Miniature Railway but neither are far apart from one another, so you could play in both whilst visiting. In addition there is the Pinewood Trim Trail (see picture below), which is a free wooden fitness trail for 12 years plus which can be found near Dickie’s Pond. The wooden adventure playground is large, with lots of play equipment including a giant rope climbing frame, wooden obstacle…
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The Look Out Play Area in Bracknell

The Look Out Play Area in Bracknell

The Look Out Play Area in Bracknell is one of our favourite parks to visit in Berkshire. The play area is set in a woodland in Swinley Forest, it has wonderful play equipment, which is predominantly wooden. The playground is large but divided into three adjoined areas; the first area nearest to the car park is an inclusive play area with lots of equipment suitable for children with additional needs. The middle play area is aimed at 3-6 year olds and the final play area is suitable for children aged 7-11 years.  What play equipment is there?  There is loads…
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10 things to do at The Look Out in Bracknell

10 things to do at The Look Out in Bracknell

We really enjoy visiting The Look Out and Swinley Forest in Bracknell. There is plenty on offer for the family and our family just adore being in the woodland setting. Here are 10 things to do at The Look Out in Bracknell. Please read the Look Out's Covid update before travelling. 1) Go for a Segway Ride 2) Complete a Go Ape course 3) Build a Den (there is a den building area next to the play area) 4) Discover the woodland play area. You must pre-book the park. 5) Go to The Look Out Discovery Centre (currently closed). 6)…
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Mill Park at Mill Pond in Bracknell

Mill Park at Mill Pond in Bracknell

Mill Park at Mill Pond in Bracknell is a lovely place to visit. There is a circular walk around the pond and when we went you could see cormorants and swans on the pond. There were also ducks, so make sure you bring some food for them if you would like to feed them. Alongside the pond you will find McDonalds, a cafe (see picture below) plus play areas and a skate board park.  What’s at Mill Park  The first play area is near to McDonalds and the Mill Pond / Mill Park car park. The play area has a…
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Victory Field Recreation Ground in Sunninghill

Victory Field Recreation Ground in Sunninghill

Victory Field Recreation Ground in Sunninghill has tennis courts, a multi-court for ball games, skateboard park, football pitch and open field plus outdoor gym equipment. There is also a play area. What is at the Play Area at Victory Fields? At the park you will find climbing equipment, obstacles, a zip wire, climbing wall, slides, swings, and a toy train. If you have found it useful reading about Victory Field Recreation Ground in Sunninghill why not see what not have a look at other Parks in Berkshire and Toddler Friendly Parks in Berkshire. Where can I park? There is a…
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Cantley Park Play Area

Cantley Park Play Area

Cantley Park is made up of park land which is lovely to walk around. It is also home to Cantley Theatre and Cantley Park Sports which offers tennis courts, football pitches and archery. In the middle of Cantley Park you will find the beautiful Cantley House Hotel. Cantley Park Play Area is near the hotel and sports pitches and although it's not huge it's a good addition to a walk. Click here to read about our walk at Cantley Park. The walk is dog and buggy friendly. What's at Cantley Park Play Area? The play area is enclosed and has swings for…
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Play Area at Pope’s Meadow in Binfield

Play Area at Pope’s Meadow in Binfield

The play area at Pope's Meadow in Binfield is a lovely little park overlooking green fields of open space. Click here to read about our walk at Pope’s Meadow which is buggy and dog friendly. If you visit don't forget some food for the ducks as there a little pond just down the hill from the play area on your left.  What equipment is at the play area?  There are:  Swings for younger and older childrenA climbing frame with slideSmall toddler climbing frameA toddler climbing frameTunnel Spring vehiclesWooden obstacle courseSpinning bowl The play area is not fenced but there is a…
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Ockwells Park in Maidenhead

Ockwells Park in Maidenhead

Ockwells Park in Maidenhead is another wonderful park in Berkshire that has lots to offer families. The park is set in 130 acres of public space which is part of the nature reserve. What's at Ockwells Park in Maidenhead? Ockwells Park has a fantastic sized park with a wide mixture of play equipment, which includes climbing frames, swings, stepping stones, spider webs and loads more. Next to the play area, there is a fenced off grazing area where two lovely sheep lives. At the park you will also find plenty of green space. There is a circular path around the…
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Adventure Playgrounds at The Nature Discovery Centre

Adventure Playgrounds at The Nature Discovery Centre

The Adventure Playgrounds at The Nature Discovery Centre in Thatcham are lovely. They are split into two separate parks, one for older children and one for younger children. What play equipment does the adventure playgrounds have? The adventure playground for older children has climbing frames, the larger climbing frame has a slide. There is a wooden balance obstacle, roundabout and swinging bars and more all set in a woodland setting. The adventure playground for younger children has swings, a small climbing frame, a wooden tunnel, slide and more. The floor surface is wood chip. What else is at The Nature…
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