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Outdoor recreation and sports

We have many outdoor recreation and sports facilities in the district so you can get out and get active. 

Most of our facilities are free to use and you don't need to book. Where booking is needed you'll find the details alongside the location. 

BMX courses

  • Morven Park, Kirkby-in-Ashfield (dirt track)
  • West Park, Kirkby-in-Ashfield (balance trail)
  • Nuncargate Recreation Ground, Annesley (balance track)
  • Westwood Recreation Ground, Jacksdale (balance track)
  • Nabbs Lane Recreation Ground (dirt track). 

Bowls (outdoor)

  • Huthwaite Welfare Park, Sutton-in-Ashfield
  • Kingsway Park, Kirkby-in-Ashfield
  • Sutton Lawn, Sutton-in-Ashfield
  • Titchfield Park, Hucknall
  • Titchfield Park, Kirkby-in-Ashfield. 

Cricket pitches

  • Sutton Lawn, Sutton-in-Ashfield
  • Titchfield Park, Hucknall
  • Kingsway Park, Kirkby-in-Ashfield. 

Fitness areas (outdoors)

  • Albert Street Recreation Ground, Hucknall (next to Hucknall Leisure Centre)
  • Sutton Lawn, Sutton-in-Ashfield
  • Stamper Crescent Recreation Ground, Sutton-in-Ashfield
  • Healdswood Recreation Ground, Sutton-in-Ashfield. 

Football pitches

  • Sutton Lawn Park, Sutton-in-Ashfield
  • Titchfield Park, Hucknall
  • Kingsway Park, Kirkby-in-Ashfield
  • Titchfield Park, Kirkby-in-Ashfield
  • plus many others across the district - contact us on 0800 183 8484 for more details on booking pitches.

Golf

  • Selston Par 3 Golf Course

Hockey

  • Sutton Lawn, Sutton-in-Ashfield
  • Kingsway Park, Kirkby-in-Ashfield

Multi-Use Games Area (MUGA or ball court)

  • Sutton Lawn Park, Sutton-in-AshfieldTitchfield Park, Hucknall
  • Kingsway Park, Kirkby-in-Ashfield
  • West Park, Kirkby-in-Ashfield
  • Cowpasture Lane Recreation Ground, Sutton-in-Ashfield
  • Huthwaite Welfare Park, Huthwaite
  • Healdswaood Recreation Ground, Sutton-in-Ashfield
  • The Oval Recreation Ground, Sutton-in-Ashfield
  • Acacia Avenue recreation Ground, Annesley
  • Summit Centre, Kirkby-in-Ashfield (not managed by Ashfield District Council). 

Netball

  • Titchfield Park, Kirkby-in-Ashfield (Outdoors with floodlights)
  • Kingsway Park, Kirkby-in-Ashfield

Parkour or free running

  • Kingsway Park, Kirkby-in-Ashfield
  • Morven Park, Kirkby-in-Ashfield

Rugby

  • Sutton Lawn, Sutton-in-Ashfield

Skate parks

  • Titchfield Park, Hucknall (concrete)
  • Kingsway Park, Kirkby-in-Ashfield (concrete)
  • Sutton Lawn, Sutton-in-Ashfield (steel)
  • Huthwaite Welfare Park, Sutton-in-Ashfield (steel)
  • Wood Nook, Selston (concrete)
  • Wharf Green, Jacksdale (steel)

Walking

  • Parks and Recreation Grounds.