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Foremark Reservoir

Foremark Reservoir, Milton, Derbyshire, DE65 6EG
01332 865081
Average time spent - 2 hours
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Things to do at Foremark Reservoir review

Foremark reservoir is in south Derbyshire and is owned by Severn Trent water. It is also a 230 acre nature reserve which is open to the public. You can enjoy walking, fishing, bird watching and horse riding. The reservoir was constructed in the 1970s.

There are no set walking routes at the reservoir but there are a variety of trails through woodland, alongside the reservoir and to Carver’s rocks. Foremark is home to Burton sailing club which offers a range of activities for beginners and the experienced. These include windsurfing, offshore sailing and more.

The reservoir has a play area for the kids and there is also a ‘beach’ area although swimming is not permitted. If you’re lucky you may spot some of the reservoirs many species of birds, butterflies and moths.

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FAQ and Further Information Foremark Reservoir

Is there food and drink available?

There is a cafe serving hot and cold food and drinks.

What are the main things to do?

Reservoir with walks, play area, bird watching and fishing. There are toilets and a cafe.

What are the ticket prices?

*FREE
*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *FREE. The reservoir is free to visit if arriving on foot.

Is there parking?

Car parking is £3 which is cash on entry.

When are they open?

Foremark reservoir is open every day except Christmas Day. For up to date opening times and dates please visit their website.

Dog friendly?

Dogs are welcome on a lead

Are they accessible?

Information on accessibility – Some of the paths around the car parks and play area are suitable for wheelchairs and pushchairs.

Foremark Reservoir
Foremark Reservoir
Photos credited to Severn Trent Water

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