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Ripon Park

Open all year round.

Local 4.35 ha park for play and recreation in Borehamwood. The park has 2 routes and 9 points of interest

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Basketball post

Sports Court

Tarmac base with one basketball post - great for practice or one on ones!

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Car Park

Car Park

Managed by Hertsmere Leisure, this is a free to use car park with limited spaces.  Open all day for park or community centre visitors. Directions here

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Cycle Track

BMX Track

Small tarmac track with turns and bumps - ideal for beginner cyclists

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Goal posts

Sports Pitch

An informal kick-around area with two goal units, complete with rebound panels

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Goal Unit

Sports Court

Football Goal with Basketball Net Combination

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Outdoor Fitness

Fitness Equipment

A cluster of 7 pieces of outdoor gym equipment including:-

  • Triple step up unit
  • Abdominal bench
  • Combination chest press & rowing machine
  • Pull up & assisted pull up apparatus
  • Hand bike
  • Treadmill
  • Recumbent bike

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Play Area

Playground

Play Area for children up to the age of 13 including:-

  • Toddler Multi-unit
  • 4 x cradle swings
  • 4 x flat swings
  • Tyre swing
  • Rotor dish
  • See saw
  • Kiddi-ride
  • Junior multi-unit
  • Rock and net climber
  • Cone climber
  • Climbing boulder
  • Hippo
  • Spinning Discs
  • Talk Tubes
  • Stepping stones

 

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Wildflower Meadow

Meadow

The meadow area of the park is cut once a year, after seeding, in September.  This area is managed this way to provide habitat and biodiversity within the park landscape.

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Zipwire

Playground

Fly through the park on the Zipwire, located outside of the fenced play area. Great for all ages

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Park Information

IN THE LIGHT OF GOVERNMENT GUIDANCE AROUND CORONAVIRUS, PLEASE USE THE PLAY AREAS, SPORTS COURTS AND FIXED GYM EQUIPMENT IN A SAFE AND RESPONSIBLE MANNER AND IN LINE WITH ONSITE NOTICES.  THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION.

A public park since 1955, Ripon Park has challenging play equipment including a zip wire, climbing boulder, spinning cup and net rotator in addition to a childrens play area, outdoor fitness equipment, basketball hoop and football goals.  The park also has large areas of mown grass for informal sport and relaxation as well tree planting and a wildflower meadow.

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On Site Facilities

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Park Routes

Easy access walk

Distance 0.1 km
Steps taken 189

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Fitness trail

Distance 0.6 km
Steps taken 837

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How to get here

Parking:

Free car park by the Community Centre. Directions here


Public Transport Information:

Close to a number of local bus routes. For more information use Intalink website www.intalink.org.uk/timetables or www.nationalrail.co.uk


Cycling:

Cycle access from surrounding roads.

There is a small cycle track for beginner cyclist in the play area


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