The park provides a tranquil setting on the edge of Kirkby in Ashfield, ideal for taking a walk and enjoying wildlife. You can enjoy the many different habitats, from the ponds where you may catch site of a kingfisher to the woodland areas, some of which are thought to date back to 1600. There are wildflower meadows which produce a stunning array of flowers in the spring. There are places to enjoy a picnic or visit the Wild Rabbit Café, with a fully licenced bar, serving hot and cold food and drinks.
The park contains many rare plant species, creating an area which is abundant with fascinating natural history and making it a Site of Special Scientific Interest.
Portland Park - Lindleys Lane, Kirkby in Ashfield, NG17 9AL.