Highoredish Picnic Site - local nature reserve

Highoredish

Highoredish car park and picnic site offers stunning views over Ogston Reservoir.


The car park at Highoredish is open at weekends and bank holidays from Easter until the end of October. Access to the site on foot is permissible all year round.

Occupying the site of a former gritstone quarry, high up on a ridge, it offers a good base to explore the local Public Rights of Way. There are stunning views of Ogston Reservoir and the countryside eastwards, as far as the eye can see.

Circular walks are waymarked from the car park.

The site has heathland plants including heather and bilberry.


Facilities available

  • FootpathYes
  • Bridleway/Horse riding trailNo
  • Picnic areaYes
  • Woodland with public accessNo
  • Wildlife areaNo
  • MuseumNo
  • Light refreshmentsNo
  • ParkingYes
  • ToiletsNo
  • Easy access for allNo
  • On-site informationNo
  • Camping/Caravan siteNo
  • Children's play areaNo
  • GardensNo
  • Nature trailNo
  • Events areaNo
  • Cycle pathNo

Contact details

Address
Coldharbour Lane
Ashover
Derbyshire
S45 0JX

Telephone
Call Derbyshire tel: 01629 533190
Email
countrysideservice@derbyshire.gov.uk

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