Rochdale’s countryside is its best kept secret. Get away from it all and experience breathtaking views, glorious meadows, lush woodland and picturesque canals. You’ll find a whole host of activities for all ages throughout the year in this area of spectacular beauty.
Visit one of Rochdale’s Visitor Centres to take part in a range of activities for all age groups. A regular programme of guided walks, cycle trips and outdoor activities are organised by our Countryside Service with something for all abilities...
If you want to try some water activities visit Hollingworth Lake, there are a range of activities and lake events for all abilities including sailing, windsurfing and kayaking. You can also relax with a spot of bird watching or fishing, the lake is stocked with coarse fish, including bream, carp, tench, roach and perch.
Isn't it time you explored Rochdale's great outdoors?