Riverside Gardens (Notts) 2024


Retford – Nottinghamshire

Start Date Saturday 10th August 2024
End Date Thursday 15th August 2024
Stewards Margaret Thompson & John Bolton
Contact Details bgsecretary2@gmail.com
Fees £14.00 pupn
Postcode DN22 8DX
Map Reference 120/675733
App Code M7366/2024
Arrival Time 1.00 pm
Departure Time 12.00 noon
Website Riverside Gardens
Restrictions No sailcraft. Canoes & Kayaks only


Riverside Gardens is a picturesque site on the bank of the River Meden in the heart of Sherwood Forest, with its clear waters and enchanting wildlife it is the perfect place to relax and unwind. Central to the site is the toilet block and unisex disabled facility, toilet waste disposal unit and a washing up area. There are canoeing docks for easy access to the narrow river for your canoes and kayaks & there are many picnic tables built on stages by the river where you can look down and see the fish and other wildlife go by! A secure fenced area is provided for dogs to exercise. It is a short walk to the village on one of the many public footpath and bridleways. Good cycle access to Clumber Park . The local village hall serves as a pub over the weekend and serves food on Fridays. The site is 5 mins away from the A1.

No electric, Many water points, waste dump for motorhomes.

Easy free launch for canoes and kayaks.



On the A614 traffic island North of Ollerton, go east signed Bothamsall, go through the village, the site is on the right after 300 metres.




Only a limited number of pitches are available so early booking is recommended.

A booking form can be found in the Buccaneer or download from the members area of the website.



The details about this site are provided by the steward and the Boating Group Committee cannot be responsible for any errors. Please contact the steward if you wish to verify any details.