Walk 4: Broughton Brook Linear Park

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Difficulty: 1
Length: 2.5 miles
Time: Allow 1 hour 20 minutes
Car parking: Available at Broughton Coach Station Car Park, MK16 0AA

This is a lovely area of parkland that is well worth a visit. Broughton Brook park has a thriving wildlife population. At the top of the park, you may see hares, three different species of deer, foxes and a badger set. Look out for wildflowers as well as the different types of trees that can be found around the edge of the industrial estate; you may spot pines, firs and cedars depending on the time of year.

This route is on flat level surfaces and has very little change in elevation. Park at the coach station car park and head under the road and into the park. Following along Broughton Brook down to the south of the park before turning around and following the brook back up to the coach station.

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Discover our parks

  • Broughton Brook

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    This park follows the Broughton Brook, from Magna Park near the M1 through Brooklands, Broughton Gate, Broughton and Pineham. It offers local residents an attractive and quiet place to escape into green space within the city. At Broughton Gate next to Southwold Crescent there is a popular children's play area, with another located at Kidderminster Walk.

    Refreshments
    There are no refreshment facilities at this park.

  • Broughton Brook Magna Park

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    Broughton Brook park is an area of parkland bordering the Magna Park industrial estate. We have recently taken over management of a section of attractive parkland off the Erwood roundabout, with plans to take over further areas in future.

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