Pennington Flash Country Park

Birdwatching at Pennington FlashOne of the premier bird watching sites in the North West, Pennington Flash is also a great site for families.

As well as the flash itself- a 70 hectare lake- visitors can enjoy walks, cycle rides and bridle paths, bird watching in the nature reserve and a children’s play area. Nature lovers can look out for the dragonflies, damselflies, butterflies and over two hundred species of birds.

A nine-hole golf course is also open to the public and fishing permits are available.

We got a Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor!

Pay and display car parking on site.

Outdoor learning opportunities for schools are available in this park. Click here for more information.

Where we are

St Helen’s Road, Leigh, WN7 3PA.