Top 5 places to go sledging in Leicester & Leicestershire

Just in case there's more snow on its way to Leicester and Leicestershire in the coming weeks, we thought it best to compile a list of our top 5 places to go sledging in Leicester & Leicestershire. Whether you're looking for the larger slopes in the county, or something a little closer to home, there's something for everyone.

Western Park


Enjoy exploring Western Park, the largest in Leicester offering 178 acres to discover. The park has a children's play area, bowls greens, tennis courts and woodland walk.

Beacon Hill Country Park, Leicestershire


The perfect country park to head to for those that enjoy the outdoors. Enjoy rambling on the rocks, long afternoon walks or a day of outdoor fun with the family.

Swadlincote Ski and Snowboard Centre


Ski or snowboard on Perma-Snow the revoluntionary ski surface or whizz down in a toboggan or sno-tube.

Bradgate Park, Newtown Linford


Whether you want to explore this 840 acre country park with friends or family for a day enjoying the outdoors or want some peace and tranquility Bradgate Park is a must-visit. Take along a picnic, camera or your walking boots!

Burrough Hill

Melton Mowbray

Located between Burrough on the Hill and Somerby, south of Melton Mowbray, Burrough Hill Country Park is one of the most striking and historic features in the landscape of eastern Leicestershire.