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Picnic Site


Ashby Road,
DE12 7QG


Take along a picnic brimming with tasty local produce to this 36 hectare picnic site - once a Colliery.

Opening details

Open daily October to March 9am - 4pm; April to September 9am - 7pm


Free admission


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Map reference: SK 328141  Lat: 52.72401 Long: -1.51504

The picnic area is located on Ashby Road, Donisthorpe, North West Leicestershire.

From Ashby - approximately 4 miles (6 kilometres)
From Coalville - approximately 9 miles (14 kilometres)
From Loughborough - approximately 16 miles (26 kilometres)
From Hinckley - approximately 19 miles (31 kilometres)

Parking: free