Enjoy the peace and tranquility of the beautiful, rural location that is Stoke Lock and Woods. The mature woodland around Stoke Lock was planted just after the lock was built in 1927, creating an excellent site for walkers and nature lovers. There are also some fascinating conservation projects taking place in the area. Visitors can discover more from the interpretation panel and listening post on site.
Address: Stoke Bardolph, Burton Joyce, Nottingham, NG14 5HX
Visit time: 1hr
Price: Once you're parked up, it won't cost you a thing
Parking: There is parking opposite the Ferry Boat Inn which is about a one-mile walk from the lock
Toilets: For customers of the local pub/café
You'll hopefully catch a boat in the summer season.
One mile away you'll find the Ferry Boat Inn
There is a picnic area, it's a great spot to kick back and relax
You may see:
Stoke Woods is full of wildlife - woodpeckers, wildflowers, damselflies, dragonflies and butterflies are all in abundance