Fancy a day out?
There are a number of popular attractions in and around the Leek area.
Whether you are looking for family fun or a walk in the local area there are many places for you to visit.
Our most popular destinations are:
Alton towers: A family theme park a meer 17 miles away. Home to Britain’s most-loved theme park and the world’s first CBeebies Land with great kids attractions; white-knuckle roller coaster rides; special events; and much, much more; Alton Towers Resort is the perfect destination for the whole family!
Blackbrook Zoo: Blackbrook now has a number of annimals which include porcupines, Raccoons, Meerkats to Giant Marmots, Ring Tailed Lemurs, Capybaras and Guanacos. There are small Donkeys, South American Alpacas, mini Zebu Cattle at home in the kids’ farm. The Pets Corner at Blackbrook houses Rabbits, Chipmunks, and many, many more. A much loved feature also is the aquarium because you can see the ferocious Piranhas, and Electric Eels. A lovely family outing with a vast number of things to do. Only 6 miles away from Leek.
Churnet Valley Railway: If you enjoy steam trains why not take the short ride to Churnet Valley. You can take a ride on one of the trains along the 10 mile track, passing through the picturesque landscape of the S
The Roaches: If you fancy a walk or enjoy rock climbing this is the ideal place to visit. You will see some wonderful views and there are a number of walking circuits that you can follow.
Tittisworth Reservoir: A popular place for families just on the outskirts of Leek. There are a number of activities that children can take part in along with the stunning views of the peak District.
Waterworld: Situated in Stoke On Trent the indoor tropical aqua park attracts over 400,000 visitors a year. If you like swimming and enjoy water rides this is the place to visit.