Nature reserves and open spaces

Nature reserves & open spaces

When you want to escape from all the hustle and bustle, to de-stress and relax in quiet natural places, Lee Valley is right here, on your doorstep.

Just take your pick of fabulous family days out – quiet walks and cycling, wild places and nature reserves, great big spaces to run and let off steam… And if you’re a seasoned nature watcher you’ll also find plenty to delight and surprise you in Lee Valley’s astonishingly rich and varied habitats.


Path Closure | 28 - 29 August

The path between the Bittern Information Point and Bailey Bridge will be closed next week for works to take place on Wednesday 28 and Thursday 29 August.  There are alternative routes around Seventy Acres Lake which will be signposted on both days.

Download the map here 

Pay once and park for a whole year for 14p a day at six car parks in and around River Lee Country Park.

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