Parks & Nature Reserves

Nature Reserves

There are over 40 nature reserves and wildlife sites in Hertfordshire, many of which are owned or managed by the Herts & Middlesex Wildlife Trust.

Lea Valley Park

The award-winning Lee Valley Regional Park stretches an incredible 26 miles along the leafy banks of the River Lee, from Ware in Hertfordshire, through Essex, to the Thames at East India Dock Basin.

Regional sports centres, urban green spaces, heritage sites, country parks and nature reserves provide a unique leisure experience for everyone. Whether it’s athletics, golf, horse riding, ice skating, fishing, cycling, bird watching, camping or simply exploring the countryside, the Lee Valley Regional Park is a hidden gem just waiting to be discovered.