There are so many great parks and playgrounds of varying sizes in and around Stockport.
The Stockport Council website has a comprehensive guide to Stockport parks which can be found at: www.stockport.gov.uk/parks
Listed below are some Mumbler favourites a little further afield!
Middleton Road, Higher Blackley, M25 2SW
There is a charge for car parking between 10 am and 5pm on weekends, bank holidays and school holidays.
Opening Times: Open 8am til dusk every day.
Disley, Stockport SK12 2NR
Tel: 01663 762 023
Cliff Rd, Wilmslow, SK9 4AA
This is a lovely park which offers a circular walk of about a mile. There’s a good-sized, children’s play area, multi-use football area, basketball practice hoop as well as a large open grassland and a picnic area.
Wythenshawe Road, Manchester M23 0AB
Beautiful park set in 109 hectares of open parkland, with historic and ornamental woodlands, herbaceous borders, formal bedding, open grassland and beautiful wildflower meadows.
The park has three Grade II Listed Buildings located within the park: North Lodge, the Statue of Oliver Cromwell and Wythenshawe Hall.
There’s a mixed age children’s play area and the Courtyard Café (open weekends only October to March and 7 days a week from April to the end of September).
The park is also home to Wythenshawe Community Farm as well as tennis courts, football pitches, bowls and an athletics track! Plenty of parking on site, too!