Thrybergh Country Park
Enjoy a waterside walk around Thrybergh Reservoir in this beautiful country park in Rotherham.
The park has 170 species of wildflower and plants, 200 species of birds and 20 species of mammals. It is surrounded by some truly lovely Yorkshire countryside making for a splendid short stroll.
The distance around lake is just under 2 miles so it should take around 45 minutes to an hour to walk around.
The park has good facilities with two bird hides, a play area and a lakeside cafe.
PostcodeS65 4NU - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations
Thrybergh Country Park Ordnance Survey Map - view and print off detailed OS map
Thrybergh Country Park Open Street Map - view and print off detailed map
Thrybergh Country Park OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking
Thrybergh Country Park Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking
There's a nice on site cafe next to the water where you can buy a good range of refreshments. There's also a decent picnic area if you'd prefer to bring your own food.
The lakeside trails makes for a fine dog walk. The park is popular with dog owners so you'll probably see other of our four legged friends on your visit.
Further Information and Other Local Ideas
To the west of the park you can pick up the Rotherham Round Walk and explore the countryside and villages surrounding the town. If you follow it south you could visit the worthy village of Wickersley and visit Wickersley Woods.
To the north there's the impressive Conisbrough Viaduct and the pretty Sprotbrough Falls to visit.
To the south there's Ulley Country Park and another waterside trail around Treeton Dyke.