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of everything Rushden Lakes has to offer.

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Visit the Nene Wetlands Visitor Centre on the Boardwalk to find out more about the beautiful Nene Wetlands, and the ample ways to spend time exploring the great outdoors.

They are open 09:00am to 17:00pm Monday to Saturday and 10:00am to 16:00pm Sunday until the end of the October half term, then 10:00am to 16:00pm daily. Give the team a call on 01933 779587 or please click here for more information.

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Local Town

The towns of Rushden and Higham Ferrers are conveniently located in close proximity to Rushden Lakes; the towns are lively, friendly and offer a diverse range of small independent shops amidst attractive heritage settings.

Parking is free, we hope you will take the time to come and visit the local towns and discover more.

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Nene Valley

Covering more than 41,000 hectares, the Nene Valley boasts spectacular views, unique landscapes and is a haven for many different types of wildlife. Discover your adventurous side with our selection of outdoor pursuits or enjoy a quieter pace of life with a visit to our beautiful country houses, superb gardens and countless historic curiosities. Meander through our picturesque market towns with their thriving friendly markets selling local produce and abundance of high quality shops, pubs and restaurants set amid striking architecture.

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Canoe2 have opened their new Boathouse here at Rushden Lakes. Visit their website to see how you can get out onto the water and explore the Nene waterways. Please click here for more information.

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Lakeside Lifestyle/Nightlife

Our car park is open until midnight with plenty of the restaurants open late.

With the addition of our West Terrace Rushden Lakes is perfect Date night location.

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Working at Rushden Lakes

Recruit Rushden Lakes is a free recruitment programme set up by The Crown Estate. It will connect a talented local workforce with new jobs in the area. This in turn helps our retail and restaurant businesses at Rushden Lakes, together with other local businesses in the area, find and train the staff they need.