Babbs Mill Lake | SolihullParks & Walks
- All the family
- Under 5s
- School age
Complete with lake, the meandering River Cole, wildflower grasslands and woodland, Babbs Mill Lake is a wonderful space for us all to get in touch with nature.
Babbs Mill Lake | Solihull
Babbs Mill Park was created in 1977 to commemorate the Silver Jubilee of HM Queen Elizabeth II. A haven for wildlife, it is now recognised as a Local Nature Reserve. A natural habitat for owls and a protected area for bats, it is a diverse habitat well deserving of its Local Nature Reserve status.
Babbs Mill Park - Walking Routes
Babbs Mill Park is a lovely scenic place for a family walk. There are some excellent walking routes around Babbs Mill Lake - download this PDF to get started!
Picnics at Babbs Mill Lake
This is a gorgeous spot for a picnic, and you will find lots of benches and grassy areas around the lake. Don't forget to bring a picnic for the ducks aswell!
Babbs Mill Park - Kids Playground
The park at Babbs Mill Lake has a fantastic play space which is ideal for family fun. Recently refurbished, it boasts some of the latest games and equipment for kids of all ages, with:
- ability whirl carousel
- bird springer
- dog springer
- junior swings
- toddler swings
- sling shot swing
- mini roller coaster
- rock spinner
- rotating beam
- talking flowers
- toddler multi play
Babbs Mill Park - Skate Park
For older kids seeking a touch of speed and trickery, the skate park boasts a fun box, curved grind rail, straight grind rail, low curved ramp, low flat ramp, low quarter pipe.
Parking at Babbs Mill Lake
- Car Parks open from 8.00am
- Summer Car Parks (April - September) close between 8.00pm and 9.00p
- Winter Car Parks (October - March) close between 4.00pm and 5.00pm