Visitor information
Opening hours
How to find us
Parking & prices
Facilities & access
Contact details

Opening hours

Open every day except Christmas Day.  The site opens at 8.00 every day and the closing times are as follows:

November-February   17.00
March                         18.30
April                            20.00
May - August              21.00
Sept                            19.30
Oct                              18.30

How to find us

How to find us
Parkend, Gloucestershire
Sat Nav Postcode: GL15 4HD
By Car

You will find Mallards Pike Lake half way along the road between Parkend and Blakeney.  

By Public Transport

From Coleford - number 23 bus, change at Bream to number 727 bus (then a 20 minute walk)

From Lydney - number 717 bus (then a 20 minute walk)

From Cinderford - number 717 bus, change at Blakeney to number 727 bus.  

OS Grid Ref
SO637093

51.7822264, -2.5290478

Parking and prices

Card payments can now be made at the main ticket machine located near the toilet block.

Parking Charges

Charges at peak times (weekends, school holidays, bank holidays)
Up to 2 hours £3.00
Up to 4 hours £4.00
All day £5.00
Off peak charges (weekdays, term time only)
Up to 2 hours £2.00
Up to 4 hours £3.00
All day £4.00

Coaches/Minibuses charges

Minibuses - peak £8.00, off peak £6.00

Coaches - peak £10.00, off peak £8.00

Additional Information

Regular visitors can save money by becoming a Member - Find out more about our membership offer
Coaches/Minibuses welcomed
Disabled parking available

Facilities and access

For more information on planning your visit, take a look at our accessibility information:

Assistant dogs welcome
Baby changing facilities
Cafe
Accessible toilet
Dogs allowed
Toilets

Contact details

Explore Mallards Pike Lake

This beautiful setting is a great place to get active, whether this be a gentle stroll around the lake or to have an adventure in the tree tops with Go Ape. Mallards Pike café is ideally situated to appreciate the surroundings over a cup of coffee.

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At a glance

  • 3 Walking trails
  • 2 Running trails
  • Go Ape
  • Forest Segway
  • Gruffalo Orienteering
  • Picnic area
  • Lakeside café
  • Dogs welcome
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