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Explore the great outdoors

Coalville boasts a number of country parks, open spaces and nature reserves within easy reach. With short, medium, long and easy access walks, there is something for all abilities and wheelchair users, where you can discover our diverse scenery.

Here is just a snapshot of some of parks and green spaces:

  • Coalville Park
  • Hermitage Recreation Ground
  • Snibston Country Park
  • Nature Alive
  • Urban Forest Park
  • Whitwick Park

For more information, visit the North West Leicestershire District Council website.

Get sporty

Whether playing or watching is your thing, Coalville offers a great range of sport clubs and activities for you to choose from – football, rugby, hockey, tennis to name a few.

Check out our local sports clubs and associations.

Have a little leisure time

Hermitage Leisure Centre offers a fitness and health suite, café, range of events and of course a great swimming pool! For younger kids, Coalville has some fantastic soft play centres to keep them entertained for an hour or two.

Get on your bike

A great place to get out and about on your bike, Coalville’s many cycle paths link to National Cycle Route 52. Discover cycling routes in and around the area.