Buchan Country Park
170 acres of beautiful countryside on Crawley's doorstep! Buchan Country Park is a haven for quiet recreation and is a popular destination for families.
* A variety of routes to choose (follow the coloured way-marks)
* Beautiful lake
* 'Easy access' paths
* Dedicated 'dog dip' area of the lake, where dogs can paddle
* Climb a tree or play a game of woodland 'hide and seek'
Horsham Road, Crawley, RH11 9RP
Voluntary donation requested
Choose from 1.3 km or 2.75 km circuits (large map by the Countryside Centre)
8am-6pm daily (Nov-Mar) & 8am-8pm (Apr-Oct). Countryside Centre open Sundays and bank hols, 12.30-4.00pm
The network of hard-surfaced paths ensures easy walking, cycling and pushing in all weather conditions.
Dogs are welcome and can be exercised off the lead*, provided they are kept under close control. The 'dog dip' area of the lake provides a dedicated space for dogs to enjoy a paddle. Owners are reminded to clean up after their dogs (there are 12 bins!).
*NB: There may be seasonal restrictions to protect ground-nesting birds.