There is a large gravel car park plus pedestrian entrances on Forest Road and Locks Ride.
The site has a large open children’s beach themed play area together with a water splash area and a selection of outdoor gym equipment. The splashpad will be in operation from 11 am – 1 pm and 3 pm – 5 pm.
There is a refreshment unit on site, Locks Ride Cabin, which opens daily through the summer months (periodically through the winter months) serving hot and cold drinks, snacks and ice-cream.
BBQs – there are large BBQs (suitable for up to 20 people (including children)) available at a cost of £35 for either 11am-2pm or 2pm- 5pm, and small BBQs suitable for up to 10 people (including children) from 11am-1pm, 1pm-3pm or 3pm-5pm. The BBQ area is designed for small gatherings (not for birthday parties) and only one slot can be booked per person.
There is a dedicated Locks Ride Recreation Ground page on Facebook which is regularly updated to provide information on maintenance and opening times.
The site is locked overnight.
Area – 32,942m2 approximately